Things to see and do - Vidin
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Vidin Travel guide
Vidin : Michelin's recommendations
An unusual town with no distinct centre – could it be around the park by the River Danube, or the modern pedestrian area? It remains unclear, with major monuments dotted around its districts seemingly at random. Despite this, Vidin is not without interest, and merits a day’s visit to see the Baba Vida Fortress, Bulgaria’s best conserved example, and the ethnographic and historical museums.
Tourist attractions Vidin : Things to see and do
Ul Rayna Knyaginya BG - 3700 Vidin
The History Museum is housed in a strange-looking building in the National Awakening style, with a vaulted passageway going through it, which was once the Turkish konak (palace). The museum collections illustrate the town's troubled history through n..
Knyaz Boris I 34 BG - 3700 Vidin
The Ethnographic Museum displays beautiful collections of costumes, a farmhouse bedroom, jewellery and tools used by various guilds (saddlers, farriers etc). The most interesting items include the tools used by Danube fishermen and the showcase devot..
BG - 3700 Vidin
The Baba Vida Fortress features elements from various periods. The octagonal tower goes back to Roman times. The central keep and its annexes date from the Middle Ages. The rooms overlooking the courtyard were built during the Ottoman occupation. Fin..
str. Dunavska N28 BG - Vidin 3700
Hotel Fanty in Vidin offers free WiFi and free private parking. Danube River is set 100 metres away. All rooms come equipped with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a refrigerator. The en-suite bathroom features a shower...
89 Tzar Aleksander II BG - Vidin 3700
This small hotel is on the southern bank of the Danube, in the town of Vidin. Surrounded by a park, it offers peaceful rooms with a balcony and free Wi-Fi. The river bank is 50 metres away. Air conditioning and cable TV are standard room facilities ..
Tsar Alexander Str. II, 63 BG - Vidin 3700
Just a few steps away from the Danube River and 500 metres from the centre of Vidin, this boutique hotel is located on one of the main streets of this important town in Northwestern Bulgaria. Hotel Avramov offers individually designed and furnished ..