Haskovo Tourism

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Haskovo (Bulgarian: Хасково) is a city and the administrative centre of the Haskovo Province in southern Bulgaria, not far from the borders with Greece and Turkey. According to Operative Program Regional Development of Bulgaria, the urban area of Haskovo is the seventh largest in Bulgaria and has a population of 184,731 inhabitants. The first settlement found in Haskovo is from circa 5000 BC. Haskovo celebrated its 1,000th anniversary as a town in 1985. To mark the event, a new clock tower was erected in the centre of the town. Haskovo Cove in Greenwich Island in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica is named after the city of Haskovo.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Haskovo in Bulgaria. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Haskovo like a local. Haskovo is located at a short trip away from Plovdiv a major city in Bulgaria. Attractions in Plovdiv include Plovdiv Roman Theatre, Bachkovo Monastery, Ethnographic Museum. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Plovdiv Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Haskovo.

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Facts and Stats for Haskovo*

  • Pollution Statistics in Haskovo

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

    • Air Pollution 79.17 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 83.33 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Haskovo: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 40 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 20 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Haskovo - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 64.38 (High)
    • Climate Index 82.67 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 77.3 (High)
    • Health Care Index 69.44 (High)
    • 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 Haskovo

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.69 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.24 USD

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

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