Historical Landmarks in Bulgaria
Historical monuments, sounds of the words offers many thoughts to you, many people doesn’t know that the Bulgaria is not only famous for the natural attractions, which is also famous for the historic monuments. In Bulgaria you can find plenty of ancient historic monuments along with the background of natural wonders. Now the review will allow you to make a list of man-made wonders over there.
Best monasteries in Bulgaria:
In Bulgaria you can find the wonderful historic landmark in the name of Rila Monastery, which attracts more number of tourist people because of its gorgeous architecture and location. The Rila Monastery perched over the Rila Mountain at an altitude of 1147 m above sea level, which is the best pilgrimage site. Vicinity of the Rila Monastery you can find the cave, which was the dwell of saint. Next is the Troyan Monastery, which is the complex of more ancient and culture oriented monuments. This is also one of the important tourist attractions in Bulgaria because of its valley location. The Troyan Monastery located in the valley of the river Cherni Osam, where you can see the mesmerizing cultural monuments over there. In Bulgaria you can also visit the Bachkovo Monastery, Rozhen Monastery, Transfiguration Monastery, Dryanovo Monastery and Seven Altars Monastery. So enjoy the amiable weather and relief from your stress filled life. (image by archer10)
Churches in Bulgaria:
The Capital of Bulgaria offers wonderful gem like a Boyana Church, which is a medieval Bulgarian Orthodox church located on the outskirts of Sofia. Interior of the Boyana Church offers stunning paintings over the walls, roofs and more. The paintings remember the history of the medieval Bulgaria and many Christian related stories, you can’t take a photographs inside the Church is forbidden. Next important church in Bulgaria is the Saint Sofia Church, which is the wonderful symbol with the ancient monuments. In Bulgaria you can also find more churches such as the Russian Church in Sofia, Church of St Petka of the Saddlers and more. Explore the tranquil atmosphere over there. (image by archer10)
Other important man-made attractions in Bulgaria:
In Bulgaria you can find many attractive man-made sightseeing, in that list you must visit the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, which offers the three high arches, with four large columns supporting the gold-plated dome and many murals. The murals in the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral show the Russian and Bulgarian saints and scenes from the Bible and there you can also find a museum with the largest collections of religious icons in Europe. National Art Gallery, National Historical Museum, Earth and Man National Museum, Varna Archaeological Museum, National Archaeological Museum and National Gallery for Foreign Art are the best way to explore the treasures of the Bulgarians. These museums show the evident of the cultural, historic and ancient glory of the Bulgaria by its artful murals, paintings, interior and exterior and more.
So wander around the above mentioned historical spots in Bulgaria, which will surely make your trip worthy and fun. So pack your things and enjoy the best man-made attractions over there.
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