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Austa in the region of Kŭrdzhali is a town in Bulgaria - some 140 mi (or 225 km) South-East of Sofia, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Austa is now 05:35 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Sofia" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: İzmir, Bucharest, Zvunarka, Zvezdelina, Zvezdel or Edirne. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Interesting facts about this location

Varbitsa (river)

Varbitsa is a river in the Eastern Rhodope mountains in Bulgaria. The Varbitsa river, a tributary to the Arda, the main river of the Rhodope Mountains, runs through 8 municipalities, 6 of them within the region of Kardjali and 2 in the region of Smolyan. It is the lifeline of the area, with industrial, drinking and irrigation water coming out, and refuse, raw sewage and industrial waste going in.

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Located at 41.5, 25.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Bulgaria

Studen Kladenets

The Studen Kladenets Reservoir (язовир „Студен кладенец“) is the second largest reservoir in Bulgaria. It is situated on the river Arda, and is created behind the Studen Kladenets dam, 30 km south-east of the town of Kardzhali. There are another two dams of the Arda - Kardzhali Dam to the west (upstream) and Ivaylovgrad Dam to the east (downstream). The reservoir has a total volume of 489 million m and a drainage basin of 3,706 km² and is 29 km long.

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Located at 41.5, 25.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Kardzhali Province, Kardzhali, Reservoirs and dams in Bulgaria, Rhodopes

Kardzhali Province

Kardzhali Province (Bulgarian: Област Кърджали, Oblast Kardzhali) is a province of southern Bulgaria, neighbouring Greece with the Greek regional units of Xanthi, Rhodope and Evros to the south and east. Kardzhali Province area is 3209.1 km². Its main city is Kardzhali.

More reading: Kardzhali Province homepage
Located at 41.5, 25.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Kardzhali Province, Provinces of Bulgaria


The ancient Thracian city of Perperikon is located in the Eastern Rhodopes, 15 km northeast of the present-day town of Kardzhali, Bulgaria, on a 470 m high rocky hill, which is thought to have been a sacred place. The village of Gorna Krepost ("Upper Fortress") is located at the foot of the hill and the gold-bearing Perpereshka River flows near it. Perperikon is the largest megalith ensemble in the Balkans. It is thought that the famous Temple of Dionysius is located at this location.

More reading: Perperikon homepage
Located at 41.5, 25.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Bulgaria, Buildings and structures in Kardzhali Province, Former populated places in Bulgaria, Geography of Kardzhali Province, Rhodopes, Ruins in Bulgaria, Thracian sites, Visitor attractions in Kardzhali Province


Kirkovo is a village in Kardzhali Province, southern Bulgaria, near the Greek border.

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Located at 41.5, 25.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Villages in Kardzhali Province