Category: Assenovgrad

Batak

The white church in Batak Bulgaria

Batak is situated in the Western Rhodopes, 156 km south-east of Sofia.

This is a town with very rich history connected mostly with the tragic fate of April uprising its great sacrifice of life.

You have to visit the churches Sveta Bogoroditsa and Sveta Nedelya. The beautiful surroundings offer exciting tourist routes. Read more

Assenovgrad

AsenovgradAssenovgrad is located in the northern foothills of the western Rhodope Mountain 169 km south-east of Sofia and 19 km of Plovdiv cut in two by Asenitsa river.

This is the town with the biggest number of churches – 12, monasteries – 4 and 50 chapels. It is also famous for its wine production.

Places to visit in Assenovgrad: Read more