Borovets Tourism

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Borovets (Bulgarian: Боровец), known as Chamkoria (Чамкория) until the middle of the 20th century, is a popular Bulgarian mountain resort situated in Sofia Province, on the northern slopes of Rila, at an altitude of 1350 m. Borovets is 10 km from Samokov, 73 km from Sofia and 125 km from Plovdiv.


Borovets in Bulgaria offers a unique experience to travellers. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Plovdiv is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski, Boyana Church, Vitosha Boulevard. To reach Borovets, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Plovdiv Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Borovets.

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Facts and Stats for Borovets*

  • Pollution Statistics in Borovets

    Know the pollution level of Borovets before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
  • Living in Borovets - Quality of Life

    • Pollution Index 3.45 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Borovets

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Borovets

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.02 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.63 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 68.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45.14 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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