Monasteries in Western Bulgaria

Bulgaria is well equipped with Orthodox monasteries. Hundreds of monasteries were built in medieval times and later and several are still functioning. Many of them are located in scenic spots…

Monasteries in the Balkan Mountains

Sredna Gora, the “Middle Mountains”, situated between the Balkan and Rhodope mountain chains, is also called the Athos or Holy Mountains of Bulgaria. Here you can find several monasteries and…