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"Plovdiv is one of the oldest and the most beautiful places in Europe because of the rich history behind it."thesavvyglobetrotter.com
"Plovdiv (more about Plovdiv itineraries) is one of the nicest cities in Bulgaria I have also visited."brenontheroad.com
"Plovdiv is one of the oldest inhabited cities in Europe and in the world at all."littlebigtraveler.com
"Plovdiv (plan Plovdiv itineraries) is a hotbed of Thracian, Roman and Ottoman history."theglobetrottergp.com
"Plovdiv is one of the oldest cities in Bulgaria and Europe."packmeto.com
"Plovdiv (plan Plovdiv itineraries) is one of the oldest cities in the world, despite it being relatively unknown to many travellers."travellingking.com

Best Plovdiv Tours

Offering high quality customized tours with interesting infos about Old Town, Plovdiv and Bulgaria area in general

South Bulgaria

Plovdivs location

Plovdiv at a glance

Culture
Historic
Nature
Nightlife
Food
Art
Architecture
Mountain
River
Wine
Calm City

340,000

Population

2-3 nights

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Around Plovdiv

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Plovdiv International Airport (PDV)

About Plovdiv

Plovdiv (more about Plovdiv) – the eternal city, located in the embrace of 6 hills, divided by Maritsa River, close to the bosom of Rodopa. Plovdiv, ancient as Troy, cared the name of Filip of Macedon, put the beginning of new Bulgaria (more about Bulgaria itineraries)n history, keeps the memories and secrets of the Thracian, Roman, Byzantine, Slavs, Bulgarian, Ottoman culture. The connoisseurs of cultural and archeological values visit the Antique Theater, Roman Odeon, Roman forum, Eirene archeological complex, architectural reserve “Old town”, whose unique stile is know in the architecture as “Plovdiv (more about Plovdiv) houses”. Plovdiv is a starting point for any forms of eco, sport and hobby tourism developed in Rodopi mountain.Long time tradition has International Fair Plovdiv, beside his determined autumn edition organizes thematic fairs during the whole year.

Things to do

, Plovdiv (visit Plovdiv itineraries) is one of the top tourist destinations in the country and the eastern Balkans. I’d focus on those places—the top attractions in Plovdiv (see itineraries). This is the beating heart of Plovdiv tourism, one of the most visited places in Bulgaria and home to many other attractions listed below.

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Balabanov’s House

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After Melnick we wanted to drive north to Plovdiv. I think we average 40 miles per hour at best. I wanted to stop and take some photos of them, but I think it’s rude just to do a drive by, so we stopped and bought some things and then took photos of them. The guidebook says that Plovdiv is an attractive city and ..

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2 thoughts on “Things To Do in Plovdiv, Bulgaria”

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Bulgaria is an extraordinary country at the crossroads between Europe and Asia. Its culture is a living history that combines Thracian, ancient Greek, Byzantine, and Roman influences. Check out what to see and do in Plovdiv – one of Bulgaria (Bulgaria in detail)’s oldest inhabited cities. By contrast, the Old Town is much more quiet and ..

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7 thoughts on “What to See and Do in Plovdiv, Bulgaria”

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The buzz around Plovdiv (plan Plovdiv itineraries) this year is huge. The capital city – Sofia Furthermore, Plovdiv (plan Plovdiv itineraries) is more compact, has a distinct Old Town, better looking central pedestrian street, an artistic neighbourhood with lots of arts & crafts shops, a river, and hills for a great sunset view over the city.

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See the Kapana district

● Balabanov House

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Eat & drink

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A First-Timer’s Guide to Attending A Silent Yoga Retreat

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, this means you’ll find a few essential things here – restaurants, nightlife, craft beer, and more. Here we are going to help out both aspiring nomads and those just wanting to explore Plovdiv (more about Plovdiv) Bulgaria (more about Bulgaria itineraries) with our list of the Best Plovdiv (more about Plovdiv) Restaurants, Plovdiv Nightlife & Plovdiv Wine Tours (visit Tours itineraries) Bulgaria – because no trip to ...

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Best Plovdiv Restaurants and Plovdiv Nightlife

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You can check out their menus, work time and what do they offer. You can see a soup bar, sandwich place, pasta place, bio beer delivery and 3 different restaurants that offer you a rich variety of salads, main dishes and desserts. ...

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To fully enjoy the Plovdiv (visit Plovdiv itineraries) charm, we recommend to book your accommodation from the old town. There are some budget hostels and high-quality options as well. We stayed two nights in basic but very centrally situated Guest Rooms Contact for around 20 EUR per night.

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General

As you can tell from the above, there are plenty of things to see and do in Plovdiv (Plovdiv itineraries). Just exploring the abovementioned Plovdiv attractions takes three days! Nebet Tepe hill will fascinate archaeology lovers. The remains of the 5th century BC city wall are as impressive as the views from the hill.

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Add to this creative and picturesque city a laid back and friendly local attitude and a calendar full of festivals and events ...

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I always recommend travellers to go to Plovdiv when they visit Bulgaria for the first time. The capital city – Sofia ...

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Accommodation

Best Hotels In Plovdiv, Bulgaria (plan Bulgaria itineraries) - Luxury Hotels In Plovdiv - Hotel Residence City Garden Cobblestone lanes and age-old ruins take you back in time when you stay in Plovdiv (more about Plovdiv). Like Rome, Plovdiv is built on seven hills and called “the city of the seven hills”. But what is Plovdiv (more about Plovdiv) known for other than showcasing ...

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Other Good Hotels In Plovdiv

Hotel Dafi

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Plovdiv is not an especially large city, so wherever you stay you won’t be too far from the Old Town and all of the attractions. That said, there is no point in staying far from the center. We stayed at the unique Maritza Hotel , across the river, and loved everything about it. Slick and ..

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Hostel Old Plovdiv (visit Plovdiv itineraries) – I’m convinced that we stayed in the best hostel in Plovdiv (see itineraries). I’d go as far as to say that Hostel Old Plovdiv is one of the best hostels that we’ve ever stayed in! The hostel is a charming, lovingly restored townhouse furnished with antiques from local antique shops.

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Hotel Odeon

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– A modern boutique hotel 5 minutes from the Old Town with spacious rooms and all the mod cons. Hotel Ego was both great value and in a great location. There are a number of excellent, well priced Bulgarian restaurants within walking distance, a beauty salon and hairdresser, onsite parking and ..

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