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Nice trip

Small and nice, Berkovitsa is a very good choice for a weekend (or day) trip. The autumn nature... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2015
Sofia, Bulgaria
Excellent For a Family Visit

Very nice place for a family visit . Very well maintained, lots of history. Beautiful, Ancient... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
Hollywood, Florida
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  • Terrible11%
17 Sep 2017
“Outside the village looks OK, inside terrible”
28 Jun 2016
“Excellent For a Family Visit ”
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Zhk Izgrev 25, Berkovitsa 3500, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Great nature all around the village (someone calls it "town", to me it looks as a big village). The local bus station looks like from the past century (the most probably was painted last time around 1900). Similar situation is with a lot of another...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Very nice place for a family visit . Very well maintained, lots of history. Beautiful, Ancient Monastery. We visit every summer when in the region .

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Reviewed 2 November 2015

It is located in valley in the north-west of Bulgaria, about 80 km from Sofia. The nature here has been really generous. Stuggled between the mountains, the city is known with the Berkovitsa brassy band and the famous Bulgarian writer Ivan Vazov, who lived there...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2015

Small and nice, Berkovitsa is a very good choice for a weekend (or day) trip. The autumn nature around is really beautiful. You could visit the house where Ivan Vazov (one of the greatest - maybe the greatest one, Bulgarian writers) lived when he was...More

Thank nik0la_84
Reviewed 31 August 2015

The town is conveniently located on the main route from Sofia to Montana and the north. It is located surrounded by beautiful mountains that are good to be climbed even by those not too experienced. The center is small and clean and offers several cafes...More

Thank Sofia-Explorer
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Small and beautiful town 80 km from Sofia. There are several hotels, we were in a hotel The General’s House. Pleasant small hotel, does not offer breakfast. Many restaurants. Recommend 'Adashi' tavern - located opposite the church. The church "Holy Assumption of the Virgin Mary"...More

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