Restaurant outing could often turn into a boisterous, benevolent orgy for all senses. Many establishments offer live music with dance shows which gradually descend into let’s-get-everybody-up-to-dance exercise. It is fun and lots of it especially when it ends up being the luck of the draw, totally out of the blue. In the process you might discover...more
Kleptuza must be the most powerful water source in the Valley of many. Its waters are coming out of the abyss right beside a major establishment, going through an arch of sorts and pouring into an artificial lake. A restaurant division has been installed right on the placid waters making it the best location in town for digesting food. Pleasure...more
The fortress is located around 10 km far from the city.It was found in the Middle ages and in the beginning it used to be a self Kingdom.Later in IX-th century it became part of Bulgaria. In 1373 it was one of the last fortresses that fell under Ottoman slavery. This is where it comes the name of village Chepino from and also the valley around -...more
This was amazing park I accidently found and that’s why I have no idea about the name. I heard later that it is the garden of the Palace. And the palace is an expensive hotel on the top of the hill. After the Historical museum I took a walk to the center and I passed through that park. There is a pine forest, a chapel, playground, alleys, wooden...more
Kleptuza is the biggest karst spring in Bulgaria, and is also a symbol of Velingrad .It is surrounded by restaurants and I suppose it’s very pleasant to have a dinner in the summer. Although I’ve been only in winter, this place is still beautiful. A hundred meters above the lake, on a hill, there is a small chapel and a lot of space for barbeque...more
9, Nikolai Hrelkov Str., Velingrad, 4600, Bulgaria
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97 "Nikola Vaptsarov" st., Velingrad 4600, Bulgaria
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8 Tosho Staykov str., Velingrad, 4600, Bulgaria
Good for: Couples
It is a complex of some shops on the one side and a café and 2 discos on the other side. One of the disco is called Briliant – a normal dance club,while the other one – Versay is a folk club,with the cheapest and ugliest music you can hear in Bulgaria.
There is also a big parking.
One of the most beautiful, traditional holidays in Bulgaria – Grandma’s Day or Midwives' Day is celebrated every year in Velingrad and it has become a tradition of the city. On this day, is given the recognition of doctors, nurses,midwives and grandmothers. Why grandmothers? In the past the grandmothers of the villages were the ones that helped the...more
An interesting technique for colouring eggs is using wax. It is typical for Eastern Europe. In Bulgaria,in the region of Velingrad they use some specific instruments to do it. In the Historical musem there is a hall dedicated on that art. Every year in Velingrad there is a competition among the students for painting eggs. Last year there were more...more
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East Rodopi is the most developed mountain bike area in Bulgaria. There are plenty of bike excursions organized from there.