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Veliko Tarnovo Walking Tour
"You will discover the following sights in your walking tour:Architectural reserve “Tsarevets”: Tarnovo was the capital of the Medieval Bulgarian kingdom from the end of XII to the XIV c. The Sound and Light Show is a unique attraction in Eur Petar Kaloyan and Ivan Asen II. It was built in 1985 to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the uprising of Asen and Petar.Museum of Contemporary History: The main idea is to show Veliko Tarnovo as a symbol of the succession of the Bulgarian state """The old city is situated on three hills Tsarevets Trapezitsa and Sveta Gora raising amidst the meanders of the Yantra. Tsarevets housed the palaces of the Bulgarian Emperors and the Patriarchate
From EUR65.00
 
Day Trip to Bulgaria from Bucharest
"This day trip departs daily at 8am and will pick you up from your hotel in Bucharest and take you to the foothills of the Balkan Mountains where you will spend a great day discovering the impressive medieval settlement of Veliko Tarnovo. Veliko Tarnovo i the strongest Bulgarian fortification of the Middle Ages. The day trip includes visits to the St. Dimitrie Basarabov Monastery the only monastery in Bulgaria carved into a cliff that is still inhabited today and Arbanasi Village that will take you a few centuries back in time through its medieval architecture.""""In only a few hours this tour takes you from Bucharest to the foothills of the Balkan Mountains where the impressive medieval settlement of Veliko Tarnovo is located. The tour will start with a visit to St. Dimitrie Basarabov Monastery the only monastery in Bulgaria carved into rock and inhabited since its establishment and will continue with a visit to the remarkable medieval capital of Veliko Tarnovo built high on the surrounding hilltops and Arbanasi Village with its full of medievatitle=Highlights&1=Cross+the+border+into+Bulgaria+on+a+full-day+tour+from+Bucharest&2=Explore+the+medieval+city+of+Veliko+Tarnovo%2C+nestled+in+the+foothills+of+the+Balkan+Mountains&3=Learn+about+Bulgaria%27s+medieval+history+from+a+knowledgeable+guide&4=
From EUR95.00
 
Day Trip to Bulgaria from Bucharest
"The tour’s first stop at St. Dimitrie Basarabov Monastery is the only Bulgarian example of such a structure carved into a cliff that is still inhabited today and its atmosphere will fill you with wonder. You will have time to explore this beautiful religious monument before we continue to the remarkable medieval settlement of Veliko Tarnovo which was once the medieval capital of Bulgaria. Prepare to be transported back in time this gorgeous city has panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and valley as well as ample history for you to explore and absorb and architecture that will take your breath away. Veliko Tarnovo is home to the magnificent Tsaravets Fortress
From EUR150.00

More Restaurants in Veliko Turnovo

St George's Pub

NOTE: this restaurant is closed. Maybe out of business.-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------St George's is popular with Brits visiting and living in...
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bogomil
Apr 06, 2011

Malkiya Inter (??)

Unfortunately I didn't find this little oddball of a "snack bar" until my last night (on this visit) when it caught my eye on the way back to my hotel that evening. This place certainly ticks all my...
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johngayton
Feb 22, 2010

Starata Mehana

I was totally unimpressed with this little Mehana. Its location, perched on the hillside overlooking the river and the Art Gallery, was what attracted me. Even though just off the main ul Stefan...
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johngayton
Feb 22, 2010

Hotel Studio Restaurant

Let me start off by saying that the food here is OK, it's edible and the service is great, the wine list is well-selected and the breakfast coffee worth getting up for.The restaurant itself, in...
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johngayton
Feb 22, 2010

Kokteli Bar "Royal"

Although described as a "cocktail bar" Royal is in fact simply a cafe/restaurant with a pleasant shaded terrace overlooking the main road through the city. On an unseasonably sunny November lunchtime...
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johngayton
Nov 23, 2009

Hadji Mincho

This could qualify as an "Off The Beaten Path" tip despite this little mehana being pretty much in the centre of the city. The little back street that it's on doesn't seem to appear on any maps that...
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johngayton
Nov 19, 2009
 
 
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St George

Set on an old cobbled side street (14 G.Mamarchev Str) this restaurant advertises fortress views however there is only one small table and 2 chairs that are located outside that have the views, but it...
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littlebush
Jul 07, 2009

Lino Cafe

Down a small alley way that you might hesitate to go down - Don't hesitate! . Big sign on Nezavisimost street.Marvelous panoramic view from the balcony day and night.I watched the Sound & Light...
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unaS
Aug 02, 2008

Vinarnata

Best food that I ate in Veliko Turnovo.Clean. Pleasant waitress. Helpful and friendly.Wide choice of food – good veggie dishes in addition to regular meat meals.Lovely salads.Prices reasonable.Can get...
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unaS
Jul 27, 2008

Bolyarski

In the 4 Star Bolyarski Hotel there are several restaurants. You can eat in a fancy restaurant or you can try the steakhouse and grill restaurant from the last level. The menu here contained...
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mingul
Mar 30, 2008

Ego

This large space decorated with flowers is very relaxed. The restaurant has a big menu to chose from and it looks very fresh, They don’t spreak English but the staff is quick and friendly.but service...
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ger4444
Feb 22, 2008

The happy man (Shtastliveca)

Location: In the center of the town, near by the Pоst.The restaurant have a beautiful view to monument of Asenevci. In the restaurant you can find differently local meals and standard meals, but the...
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Ignis
Oct 11, 2007

Restaurant Trapezitsa

This is a famous place in Veliko Turnovo. It is trully one of the best restaurants I have ever seen in means of menu. Not to mention that the prices are amazingly low:)You will be able to choose from...
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mingul
Jun 14, 2007

Restorants with view

There are a few restaurants (Trapezitsa, Boliari) in Veliko Tarnovo that offer great views over the town. This one is on 2 levels and is great for a quick breakfast or a coffee break. The prices are...
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thenomadcat
May 30, 2007

Top Hotels in Veliko Turnovo

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2 Opalchenska str, Velchova Zavera square, Veliko Turnovo, 5000, Bulgaria
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10 Iordan Indjeto Str, Veliko Turnovo, 5000, Bulgaria
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2 Nikola Pikolo Street, Veliko Turnovo, 5000, Bulgaria
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53 Saborna Str., Veliko Turnovo, 5000, Bulgaria
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2 Ivanka Boteva str, Veliko Turnovo, 5000, Bulgaria
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2 Alexander Penchev Street, Veliko Turnovo, 5000, Bulgaria
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Top 5 Veliko Turnovo Writers

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johngayton

"The City In The Mountains"
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"THE MOST CHARM AND LOVELY PLACE IN BULGARIA"
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unaS

"Onwards, onwards ever onwards..."
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"City of the Tsars"
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"Bulgaria's Medieval Capital"
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