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Borovets Destination Guide

Explore Borovets in Bulgaria.

Borovets in the region of Sofiya is a town in Bulgaria - some 33 mi (or 53 km) South-East of Sofia, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Borovets in Bulgaria

Current time in Borovets is now 02:06 PM (Tuesday). 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, Zlokuchene, Vratsa, Sofia or Novi Sad. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shipochane, Samokov, Raduil, Beli Iskur and Borovets. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

23°C / 74 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 935.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 31st of May 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Thursday, 1st of June 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)
Friday, 2nd of June 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)

Videos

Hotel ELA Borovets Samokov Bulgaria

01:03 min ( January 28, 2012 by Hotel ELA)
Views: 876 - Rating: 5/5

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Villa Alpin Borovets 5*

02:01 min ( November 04, 2009 by kittbgcom)
Views: 421 - Rating: 5/5

Renovated and with new category 5* Villa Alpin in Borovets


Bulgaria Borovets 2013

03:14 min ( January 10, 2013 by Sergey Razarenov)
Views: 265 - Rating: 5/5

Bulgaria, Borovets Ski Resort 2013

Best Week of the Winter in Borovets

00:14 min ( March 16, 2011 by pigbite)
Views: 475 - Rating: 0/5

Krassi says.... ...the snow at the beginning of March 2011 (7th March to be precise) is the "best snow of the winter"


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Interesting facts about this location

Borovets

Borovets, known as Chamkoria (Чамкория) until the middle of the 20th century, is a popular Bulgarian mountain resort situated in Sofia Province, on the northern slopes of Rila, at an altitude of 1350 m. Borovets is 10 km from Samokov, 73 km from Sofia and 125 km from Plovdiv.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.27, 23.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places established in 1896, Populated places in Sofia Province, Rila, Ski areas and resorts in Bulgaria, Ski jumping in Bulgaria, Visitor attractions in Sofia Province

Tsarska Bistritsa

Tsarska Bistritsa is a former royal palace in southwestern Bulgaria, high in the Rila Mountains, just above the resort of Borovets and near the banks of the Bistritsa River. Built between 1898 and 1914, it served as the hunting lodge of Tsar Ferdinand of Bulgaria and his son Boris III. The hunting lodge was nationalized after 1945, when Bulgaria became a Communist state.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.27, 23.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Sofia Province, Palaces in Bulgaria, Royal residences in Bulgaria

Sitnyakovo

Sitnyakovo is a summer royal residence in Bulgaria. It is located on Rila mountain. The residence was built on commission by Ferdinand I of Bulgaria. Sitnyakovo is situated in close proximity to the Borovets resort and the Tsarska Bistritsa palace. It was designed by architect Georgi Fingov and built in 1904.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.27, 23.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Palaces in Bulgaria, Royal residences in Bulgaria

Saragyol

Saragyol is a royal residence in Bulgaria. It is located on Rila mountain. It was built by Ferdinand I between 1912 and 1914. After the fall of the monarchy Sitnyakovo was used by the Fish-Hunting Union. Saragyol is located within the National Park "Rila". This royal residence was returned to Tsar Simeon II after the end of the Communist regime in Bulgaria.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.27, 23.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Palaces in Bulgaria, Royal residences in Bulgaria

Iskar Stadium

Iskar Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Samokov, Bulgaria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Rilski Sportist. The stadium holds 7,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.27, 23.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Sofia Province, Football venues in Bulgaria, Samokov

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