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Asenovgrad Destination Guide

Touring Asenovgrad in Bulgaria

Asenovgrad in the region of Plovdiv with its 52,170 citizens is located in Bulgaria - some 92 mi or ( 148 km ) South-East of Sofia , the country's capital city .

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Time in Asenovgrad is now 03:28 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Sofia " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: İzmir, Timişoara, Bucharest, Zlatovrukh, and Yagodovo. Being here already, consider visiting İzmir . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Asenovgrad ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Entering Asenovgrad, Bulgaria

1:02 min by Resul Yilmaz
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Entering Asenovgrad from Kardjali direction. Asenovgrad'a Kircaali istikametinden gelirken. October 2008 ..

Bulgarian International Aviation Festival BIAF 2011

53:44 min by Chris Janssens
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Wheels-Up.be report on the Bulgarian international Aviation festival, held at Krumovo on 3 and 4 September 2011. Special thanks to the organization for assisting to produce this video, in particular t ..


AIRSHOWS.BE video 1: BIAF 2009

10:40 min by Chris Janssens
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This video, produced for Belgium's most popular aviation website Fabke's Airshow Page (www.airshows.be) presents the highlights of the 2009 Bulgarian International Aviation Festival (Krumovo, 24 May 2 ..

Fortaleza de Assen Bulgaria 2007

0:42 min by juliangar65
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Fortaleza de Assen Bulgaria 2007 ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Shipka (stadium)

Shipka is a multi-use stadium in Asenovgrad, Bulgaria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of F.C. Asenovets. The stadium holds 3,852 people.

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Located at 42.01 24.86 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Football venues in Bulgaria

Asen's Fortress

Asen's Fortress (Bulgarian: Асенова крепост, Asenova krepost), identified by some researchers as Petrich (Петрич), is a medieval fortress in the Bulgarian Rhodope Mountains, 2-3 km south of the town of Asenovgrad, on a high rocky ridge on the left bank of the Asenitsa River. The earliest archaeological findings date from the time of the Thracians, the area of the fortress being also inhabited during the Ancient Roman and Early Byzantine period.

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Located at 41.99 24.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: 100 Tourist Sites of Bulgaria, Asenovgrad, Buildings and structures in Plovdiv Province, Castles in Bulgaria, Churches in Bulgaria, Rhodopes, Visitor attractions in Plovdiv Province

Church of the Holy Mother of God, Asen's Fortress

The Church of the Holy Mother of God (Bulgarian: църква „Света Богородица“, tsarkva „Sveta Bogoroditsa“) is the popular name of a medieval Eastern Orthodox church located in Asen's Fortress. It lies near Asenovgrad in the Rhodope Mountains of Plovdiv Province, south central Bulgaria. Constructed most likely in the 12th century, it features two stories, of which the upper story is the church proper and the lower story is of unclear function.

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Located at 41.99 24.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: 11th-century Eastern Orthodox church buildings, 12th-century Eastern Orthodox church buildings, 13th-century church buildings, Asenovgrad, Buildings and structures in Plovdiv Province, Churches in Bulgaria, Visitor attractions in Plovdiv Province

Kuklen

Kuklen is a town in southern Bulgaria, part of Plovdiv Province. It is located 14 km to the south of the nearest major town, Plovdiv, and is approximately 100 km south west of the Bulgarian capital, Sofia. Kuklen was proclaimed a town on 23 May 2006 and as of 2005 had a population of 6,877.

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Located at 42.03 24.78 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Populated places in Plovdiv Province, Towns in Bulgaria

Bachkovo Monastery

The Bachkovo Monastery (Bulgarian: Бачковски манастир, Bachkovski manastir, Georgian: პეტრიწონის მონასტერი, Petritsonis Monasteri), archaically the Petritsoni Monastery or Monastery of the Mother of God Petritzonitissa in Bulgaria is an important monument of Christian architecture and one of the largest and oldest Eastern Orthodox monasteries in Europe.

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Located at 41.94 24.85 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: 100 Tourist Sites of Bulgaria, 1083 establishments in Bulgaria, Armenian culture, Art museums and galleries in Bulgaria, Buildings and structures in Plovdiv Province, Bulgarian Orthodox monasteries, Christian monasteries established in the 11th century, Christian monasteries in Bulgaria, Culture of Georgia (country), Museums in Plovdiv Province, Ossuaries, Religious museums, Rhodopes, Visitor attractions in Plovdiv Province

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Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Asenovgrad