The village of Belchin is situated in the Palakaria kettle, at the foot of the Verila Mountain. Only 1 km away from the village are the mineral springs and the small resort of the Belchinski Bani (Belchin mineral baths).
Archaeology: In the last years very serious archaeological excavations were observed in the region of the village. A total survey and research was carried out in 2007.
Discoveries show that the current church was built above the foundations of another temple and the researches of St. Spas Peak discovered wall of a citadel of the Roman Empire. The findings showed coins, everyday ceramics and pottery. Read more