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Elhovo (Bulgarian: Елхово, from the Bulgarian word for "alder" and the placename suffix "-ovo") is a Bulgarian town in Yambol Province, located on the left bank of the Tundzha river, between Strandzha and Sakar mountains. Second largest city in the region after Jambol, the city is located at 36 km from border checkpoint Lesovo – Hamzabeyli on the Bulgarian – Turkish border. Elhovo is the administrative center of Elhovo municipality, which includes 21 villages (municipalities). The city's population to December 15, 2014 is 10 424 inhabitants. During the Ottoman rule it was known as Kızılağaç, also meaning "alder".


Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Elhovo, Bulgaria. Elhovo is located at a short trip away from Varna a major city in Bulgaria. Varna, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Strandja Mountain, Sea Garden, Mall Galleria Burgas. Also, to reach Elhovo, you'll have to take a flight to Varna; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Elhovo are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Elhovo*

  • Pollution Statistics in Elhovo

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

    • Air Pollution 100 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 100 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 100 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Elhovo: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Elhovo for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Elhovo.

    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Elhovo - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 90.63 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 28.93 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 66.67 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.26 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 51.8 (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 Elhovo

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.72 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 24.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.11 USD

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

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