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Rural tourism in Bulgaria - magic and serenity


The rural tourism in Bulgaria has become very popular. It helps the smaller towns to further develop. Some Bulgarian villages are popular among foreign tourists. Bulgarian villages have kept the traditions throughout the years. Young people in Bulgaria can see a different type of lifestyle. Rural tourism is a wonderful way to enjoy some time with the family, experience the beauty of the nature and get familiar with local customs. The rural tourism helps the development of local areas and it also supports the economy. Sometimes smaller, less popular villages are more interesting, because they are not so popular and they hide their secrets.

In case you have chosen a real journey in Bulgaria, you should consider rural tourism. Guests can be accommodated in lovely traditional guest houses which have kept their authenticity and they manage to depict the charm of old Bulgarian houses. In most guesthouses you can taste delicious Bulgarian dishes, made of eco products. In case you would like to taste truly delicious Bulgarian dishes and eco food, rural tourism is your choice.

No matter which region in Bulgaria you will choose for your unforgettable holiday, you will definitely appreciate the mountains nearby and you would like to take a walk in the forests. Rural tourism makes us feel close to nature. Only a few days of such an escape will help you forget about the stressful lifestyle in the city. Some local people would be glad to show you the art of knitting and you will feel somehow special to learn more about local traditions.

Rural tourism in Bulgaria is important for the preservation of the historical and cultural identity of the region, better image for the village areas in beautiful mountainous areas and more. Rural tours in Bulgaria will give you much to think about the local people, landmarks and beautiful nature. Bulgaria has not developed rural tourism actively, however, now it has recently received significant interest due to foreign tourists. Some interesting places which also worth visiting are Apriltsi, Zheravna, Ribaritsa in the Balkan Mountain range. Arbanassi is also an architectural complex that is a top travel spot for rural tours. Besides it is located near Veliko Turnovo, so you can enjoy sightseeing in Bulgaria’s cultural capital city. Traditional Bulgarian houses can be also discovered in the Rhodope villages Gela, Kovachevitsa , Leshten and Rila, Pirin, Strandzha mountain.