What We Love About Plovdiv

The hilly riverside city of Plovdiv is considered to be one of Bulgaria’s most important cultural centers. Not only does it house old churches, mosques, and castles, but it also hosts various festivals catering to the fields of film, theater, music, and literature. Start exploring by traveling back in time at Ancient Plovdiv, a World Heritage Site comprised of the Plovdiv Roman Theater, the medieval gate of Hisar Kapia, the archaeological site of Nebet Tepe, and various Revival architectural landmarks. Fast forward to the present, revel in the creative district and local goods of Kapana. By nightfall, cap off your day by watching the Singing Fountains light show at the Tsar Simeon Garden.

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21 Aug WED 30° 17°
22 Aug THU 31° 20°
23 Aug FRI 30° 20°
24 Aug SAT 32° 19°
25 Aug SUN 31° 18°
26 Aug MON 32° 18°
27 Aug TUE 33° 20°

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Day Tours

Immerse yourself in the fascinating history, traditions, and landscape of Bulgaria when you join the fun excursions beyond Plovdiv

City Center Tours

Explore one of the oldest cities in Europe and admire the well-preserved architecture built during the Revival era. See Plovdiv’s historical landmarks and taste the delicious food of southern Bulgaria

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About Plovdiv

The hilly riverside city of Plovdiv is considered to be one of Bulgaria’s most important cultural centers. Not only does it house old churches, mosques, and castles, but it also hosts various festivals catering to the fields of film, theater, music, and literature. Start exploring by traveling back in time at Ancient Plovdiv, a World Heritage Site comprised of the Plovdiv Roman Theater, the medieval gate of Hisar Kapia, the archaeological site of Nebet Tepe, and various Revival architectural landmarks. Fast forward to the present, revel in the creative district and local goods of Kapana. By nightfall, cap off your day by watching the Singing Fountains light show at the Tsar Simeon Garden.

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Local Weather

  • MAR - MAY
    24°

    Spring

  • JUN - AUG
    31° 15°

    Summer

  • SEP - NOV
    26°

    Autumn

  • DEC - FEB
    -3°

    Winter

General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +02:00

  • Currency
    Bulgarian Lev

    1USD = 1.76BGN

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