Arbanasi Tourism

Arbanasi (Bulgarian: Арбанаси, also transliterated as Arbanassi) is a village in Veliko Tarnovo Municipality, Veliko Tarnovo Province of central northern Bulgaria, set on a high plateau between the larger towns of Veliko Tarnovo (four kilometres away) and Gorna Oryahovitsa. It is known for the rich history and large number of historical monuments, such as 17th- and 18th-century churches and examples of Bulgarian National Revival architecture, which have turned it into a popular tourist destination. The village's name comes from the Albanian word Arbërës or Arbanas. From this root word, the Turkish arnavut, was used to denote Albanians and other people that came from parts of Macedonia and Albania that had a large Albanian population. As of 2005, Arbanasi has a population of 291 and the mayor is Tosho Krastev. It lies at 43°6′N 25°40′E / 43.100°N 25.667°E, 400 metres above sea level.

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Arbanasi in Bulgaria offers a unique experience to travellers. A gripping city on its own right, Plovdiv also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Plovdiv for its bountiful attractions like Plovdiv Roman Theatre, Bachkovo Monastery, Ethnographic Museum on your trip to Arbanasi. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • Know the pollution level of Arbanasi before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 35.71 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 6.25 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Arbanasi for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Arbanasi.

    • Burglary and Theft 31.25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 20.31 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 17.19 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 56.67 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 23.44 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.67 (Low)
    • Attacks 17.19 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 32.81 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.81 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 73.44 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 23.44 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.67 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Arbanasi is 155.45 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 73.97 (High)
    • Climate Index 77.17 (High)
    • Pollution Index 43.98 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 14.67 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 33.67 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 60.97 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.25 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 39.05 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Arbanasi

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.64 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.12 USD

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