Things to see and do - Veliko Tarnovo
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Veliko Tarnovo :
Unmissable tourist sites
Veliko Tarnovo Travel guide
Veliko Tarnovo : Michelin's recommendations
The capital of the second Bulgarian Empire occupies an exceptional site. Its white, flower-decked houses, rising in tiers, form an inextricable jumble overhanging the seven lazy meanders of the Yantra. Because the town extends lengthways, it is necessary to use a car (or a taxi) to visit the various districts - Asen, Varuša - and the imperial city of Carewec. It is important to realise that Veliko's charm is not readily perceptible. One must take time to discover this discreet city. If you do that, you will no doubt fall under its spell...
Tourist attractions Veliko Tarnovo : Things to see and do
BG - 5029 Arbanasi
Built from the 15C onwards, the Nativity Church includes a nave, a narthex and an outside gallery leading to St-John-the-Baptist's chapel. However, the most remarkable features of the church are the walls which are literally covered with frescoes dat..
Pl. Saediniane 1 BG - 5000 Veliko Tarnovo
The Museum of National Awakening and of the Constituent Assembly is housed in the former town hall. This edifice, with its pale-blue and white façade, is quite harmonious: the curved pediment rests on columns erected in 1872 by master builder Kolju F..
Gurko 88 BG - 5000 Veliko Tarnovo
Built in 1861, the Banker's House shows the ability of builders to adapt to the irregularity of the land. There is only one storey on the street side, yet there are four on the river side. The ground floor, consisting of a large drawing room surround..
Hotels Veliko Tarnovo
15 Todor Svetoslav Str. BG - 5000 Veliko Tŭrnovo
Hotel Alegro is ideally located on a quiet street in the central part of the town of Veliko Tarnovo, offering original architecture and a modern, interesting interior. Comfortable suites, cosy rooms and the high standard of service will provide all ..
40 Luben Karavelov Str BG - 5000 Veliko Tŭrnovo
Hotel Akvaya enjoys a quiet location in Veliko Tarnovo's administrative centre and 20 minutes' walk from Tsarevets Fortress. It offers air-conditioned rooms, free underground parking and free Wi-Fi. Cable TV is standard in all rooms. Every room is a..
Sveta Gora BG - 5000 Veliko Tŭrnovo
Enjoying a quiet location on the Sveta Gora hill in Veliko Turnovo, this motel features a garden with barbecue facilities, a pool and a playground. Free parking is available. All rooms have a private bathroom and a work desk. Some are air-conditione..