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Alyosha Soviet Army Memorial

Bunardzhika Park, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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A great landmark with breathtaking views

A fun hike to get there. Amazing views all around and great places to stop, sit, chill and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
nAS.K.O. C
Sofia, Bulgaria
Good hike

Well worth the walk up there, very good views looking over Plovdiv town . Statue from the communist... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
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“big monument” (2 reviews)
“entire city” (2 reviews)
Bunardzhika Park, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

A fun hike to get there. Amazing views all around and great places to stop, sit, chill and enjoy the view.

Thank nAS.K.O. C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Well worth the walk up there, very good views looking over Plovdiv town . Statue from the communist time it's huge

Thank cazza0347
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Really worth a trek up. Lots of routes up the hill - slopes and steps. The view up the top is really wonderful, easy to spend a lot of time there - but remember it is high up, the climb will make you sweaty but...More

Thank Devin V
Reviewed 31 August 2017

I love doing things the locals do when I go someplace, so I was told by Slow Tours to buy a beer or two and catch a sunset at the top of one of the hills. This one in particular has a very nice view...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Despite the heat, we walked up to see this monument. There is some controversy about it, but it plays a huge role in the city's AND the country's history. There isn't much to do on the way up - it is mainly shaded on the...More

Thank thetebbfamily
Reviewed 16 August 2017

There's a maze of paths going up there, some more easy to take than others but even on the hottest of days the view is the best one you'll get of Plovdiv.

Thank TravelinYokel
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

One of the seven )now six) hills of Plovdiv. At the top is a monument to an unknown Russian soldier known as alyosha. The walk is not too steep and the top can be reached on the road or by steeper paths through the forest....More

Thank Susies1403
Reviewed 9 May 2017

After a nice forest walk.. taking fresh air in the middle of the town you can take a deep breathe on top of the hill The view is amazing and you feel like you can fly

Thank Bilyana R
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Alyosha is great place where you can escape from silver and faster daily routine and go for a walk in the green Park. It's very good for children and for adults.

Thank Ачката К
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This is a memorial... a really big one. You can go by car also. You can see the whole town from there! The view is fascinating!! Also you can have picnic there!

Thank ina93kz
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