Sometimes getting lost is an awesome way to truly discover a new place. That said, it's always a good idea to understand a couple of key facts about your destination before you head off. Read on for a few basics about Plovdiv.
This city lies approximately 80 miles (129 kilometers) southeast of Sofia, the national capital, and 11 miles (18 kilometers) northwest of Asenovgrad.
Love meeting the locals while you're on vacation? This part of Rhodopes Mountains is home to around 340,000 people.
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The Ramada Plovdiv Trimontium is the only property within close reach of Plovdiv, so we recommend locking in your room well ahead of time.
Landing at Plodiv International Airport (PDV)? Once you step off the aircraft, the heart of Plovdiv is approximately 6 miles (10 kilometers) away. Flag down a cab and take a deep breath — your getaway is about to take off!
Planning a road trip during your stay in Plovdiv? A rental car will no doubt be handy here. Peruse the variety of options on Travelocity, take your pick and remember to buckle up!
Unfortunately, there are no car rental businesses in easy reach of Plodiv International Airport. You'll need to catch a cab or investigate public transport if you want to journey the 6 miles (10 kilometers) into town.
Enjoy a tour of Ethnographic Museum and become more knowledgeable about what makes up differing cultures.
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As you enjoy exploring the area, you should stop and see Saint Marina Church, a local place for prayer. If you want to view this church from the inside, make sure you inquire about visiting times first.
And that's not all there is.
Add a taste of the arts scene to your trip by purchasing tickets to a play at Plovdiv Amphitheatre.
Pazardzik is a popular destination with travelers. It's situated 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Plovdiv, and there's no shortage of things to do. Begin exploring the story of this destination at the Pazardzhik History Museum. If you want to learn more, make your way to Church of theotokos and Pazardzik Gardens too. Searching for more options? Chepelare is 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Plovdiv. Visit for attractions like Chepelare Ski Resort, FunPark Pamporovo and the Museum of Speleology & Karst. You have a world of choice!
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