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Shumen Destination Guide

Delve into Shumen in Bulgaria

Shumen in the region of Shumen with its 87,283 residents is located in Bulgaria - some 186 mi or ( 300 km ) East of Sofia , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Shumen

Local time in Shumen is now 11:43 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Sofia " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Iaşi, Cluj-Napoca, Bucharest, Odessa, and Zvegor. While being here, you might want to check out Iaşi . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Shumen ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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traditional dancers Arbanassi-Bulgaria

7:04 min by Dan Pana
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Traditonal dancers from Arbanassi-Izvora on Easter Party ..

Salsa Encanto - Неповторими Емоции и Незабравими Моменти

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Multi RC Track Shumen ON-Road 1/8 practice

2:06 min by Borislav Tranchev
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2 minute practice on the on-road track with Mugen MRX-5 Website: rctrackshumen.com Find us also on FB - Multi RC Track Shumen www.facebook.com Google drive pics: docs.google.com ..

Communist Bulgaria - the Shumen monument

0:38 min by bulgariaprivateguide
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''Founders of Bulgarian State'' monument in Shumen is located on top of a hill and could be seen from a distance of 30 km. It was built in 1981 to commemorate the 1300th anniversary of the Bulgarian S ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Tombul Mosque

The Sherif Halil Pasha Mosque,, more commonly known as the Tombul (or Tumbul) Mosque, located in Shumen, is the largest mosque in Bulgaria and among the largest on the Balkans.

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Located at 43.27 26.91 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 100 Tourist Sites of Bulgaria, Buildings and structures in Shumen Province, Mosques in Bulgaria, Religious buildings completed in 1744, Shumen, Visitor attractions in Shumen Province

Monument to 1300 Years of Bulgaria

The Monument to 1300 Years of Bulgaria (Bulgarian: Паметник 1300 години България), also known as the Founders of the Bulgarian State Monument (Паметник на създателите на Българската държава), is a large monument built on a plateau above the city of Shumen, Bulgaria. It was built in 1981 to commemorate the 1300th anniversary of the First Bulgarian Empire. The monument is built in concrete in a Cubist style, and designed by Bulgarian sculptors Krum Damyanov and Ivan Slavov.

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Located at 43.26 26.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures completed in 1981, Buildings and structures in Shumen Province, Monuments and memorials in Bulgaria, Shumen, Visitor attractions in Shumen Province

Panayot Volov Stadium

Panayot Volov Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Shumen, Bulgaria. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of PFC Volov. The stadium holds 18,000 spectators or 24,390 people.

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Located at 43.28 26.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Shumen Province, Football venues in Bulgaria, Shumen

Astronomical Center of Shumen University

The Astronomical Center was established as a structure of Shumen University in 1999. Its main activities are: realisation of the education of students in astronomy and popularisation of astronomy. In 1999 the astronomical dome for the 15 cm telescope was built. The new equipment provided an opportunity to observe the total solar eclipse during the same year.

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Located at 43.28 26.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Astronomical observatories in Bulgaria

Shumen Province

Shumen Province is a province in northeastern Bulgaria named after its main city Shumen. It is divided into 10 municipalities with a total population, as of December 2009, of 194,090 inhabitants. File:Blank Map Shumen Province.

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Located at 43.25 27.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Provinces of Bulgaria, Shumen Province

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Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Shumen