Vratza, Bulgaria

Vratza is a small city a little north of the capital at the foothills of the Balkan mountains. It can be easily reached by a train — just two hours ride through the gorgeous Iskar gorge. A perfect getaway destination!

Bike path to the hotel Chaika
The bike path to the hotel Chaika.
Balkan mountains
Balkan mountains
Balkan mountains
Chairlift station
The chairlift station in the village of Zgorigrad.
The bridge over the river Leva
The bridge over the river Leva.
Zgorigrad
Zgorigrad village.
Balkan mountains
Saint Trinity temple in Zgorigrad
St. Trinity church in the Zgorigrad village.
Balkan mountains
Balkan mountains
Balkan mountains
City central square
At the Vratza's central square.
Meshchii tower
Meshchii tower in Vratza. XVII century.
Pedestrian street in the center
One of the pedestrianized streets in the city center.