The town of Belogradchik is located 182 km. northwest from Sofia. Belogradchik is an old settlement when the Romans have built a fortress among the rocks, named “Kale” a fascinating memorial of history and ancient architecture.
Amazing views of the landscape are revealed from the highest part of the fortress.
The most interesting places in and around Belogradchik to visit are:
1. The Belogradchik Rocks – an unique natural phenomena. They are spread over an area that is 30 km long and 15 km wide. The fascinating stone sculptures have been formed for 200 million years. Every rock resembles silhouettes of people, ships, palaces, mushrooms, birds and animals, some of which rising up to 200 m high. Most of the rocks have their own names. Read more