Very nice. Beautiful and peaceful. I loved everything there, the church, the paintings, but the view is the best part!
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Very interesting fortress and grounds. Incredible views of the surrounding area. Protected on 3 sides by the meandering river made it an ideal location for a fortress to protect the area.
A few minutes' walk from the centre of town, with excellent views of the surrounding hills and the way the river winds around the town. Have a guide with you, to explain the history. Small and recently rebult church contains stark, stunning, modern artwork -...More
Firstly, let me give a warning: this is the only site among the many dozens I've visited in well over a decade in Bulgaria where I was flatly informed that "concessionary tickets for pensioners are only for Bulgarian pensioners". Tsarevets itself is interesting enough -...More
Very little left of the fortress. No information on the site about the city and place around. Just walking and looking on the views of the city. They are good, but this is not what fortress is about.
The main attraction in Veliko Tarnovo, the fortress Tsarevets and what is left of it - walls, towers, bridges, doors is the residence of the kings of the second Bulgarian kingdom. Completely restored is the Patriarch Temple on the top of the hill, however, the...More
Excellent views. And a must if you are able to make the climb up hill and up steep steps. A pretty long walk on a rough uneven surface. As other mentioned do a little research before you go, on the history etc. Glad it was...More
I'd recommend reading up on he history of he fortress before going. If you can, have a tour guide. The fortress is striking and of and from it are breathtaking, however for history lovers there's very little information dotted around the place. I also hate...More