Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Nessebar is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Nessebar a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Nessebar.
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Nessebar old town, Bulgaria
A small medieval eastern orthodox church built in the late 13th century, the Church of Holy Archangels and Michael and Gabriel is the perfect way to witness Nessebar’s rich history.
Signature red and white layered construction
Well-preserved Paintings on the walls
Take a walk inside the church to get clos...
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Ulitsa Ribarska | Oposite St Stephans Hotel, Nessebar, Bulgaria
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
A medieval orthodox church, turned into a museum is not uncommon in Nessebar. But St Stephen’s Church only adds to the city’s sea of historic churches. The church cannot be dated back precisely even though the oldest part of the church is said to be built in the 11th century!
Take a walk along yet another of Nessebar’s fantastic c...
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09:00 am - 06:00 pm
A non-consecrated church, the Church of Christ Pantocrator is perhaps the most beautiful church in the city. Built in between in the 13th and 14th century, the church gets its name from the Greek name for ‘God’.
Beautiful Byzantine architecture
Non consecrated technique of building by bricks called ‘Opus Mixtu...
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34 Mesambriya Street | Near the Etnographical Museum, Nessebar 8230, Bulgaria
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
If you are looking for a place to buy some unique jewellery or simple gifts for loved ones back home, then head to the Ji’votnoto Art Gallery.
Unique jeweler designs including semi precious stones
Art articles including paintings and showpieces
If you are not into buying art pieces, this place is great for window shopping!
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11:00 am - 06:00 pm
A church dedicated to St John, the place is mostly ruins of the most iconic church in the city. Built in the 14th century, do notice the church’s construction in layered, colored stones which give it its characteristic look.
The story of a man dying here followed by only limited services organized at the church, is not uncommon. The earthquak...
Built in 1609, the church of Holy Savior is a star attraction in Nessebar’s old town. The stone building which is partially buried in the ground still stands tall to preserve its ancient architecture and rustic appeal.
Wall paintings in the church which cover the whole of its interiors. The paintings depict the life of Ch...