Stara Zagora Tourism

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Stara Zagora (Bulgarian: Стара Загора, pronounced [ˈstarɐ ˈzaɡorɐ]) is a city in Bulgaria, a nationally important economic center. Located in Southern Bulgaria, it is the administrative capital of the homonymous Stara Zagora Province. According to Operative Program Regional Development of Bulgaria, the agglomeration of Stara Zagora is the fifth largest in Bulgaria and has a population of 213,444 inhabitants. Stara Zagora is known as the city of straight streets, linden trees, and poets.


If you are looking for travel information of Stara Zagora in Bulgaria, you've come to the right place. After your splendid visit to Stara Zagora, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Plovdiv. Attractions in Plovdiv include Strandja Mountain, Sea Garden, Mall Galleria Burgas. To reach Stara Zagora, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Plovdiv Airport. Popular vacation packages of Stara Zagora are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Stara Zagora*

  • Pollution Statistics in Stara Zagora

    Know the pollution level of Stara Zagora before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Water Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Stara Zagora: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 87.5 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 75 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in Stara Zagora - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Stara Zagora is 140.94 (High)

    • Safety Index 39.06 (Low)
    • Climate Index 81.34 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 52.59 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15.5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 36.38 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.59 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 71.39 (Moderate)
    • 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 Stara Zagora

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Stara Zagora

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.72 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 23.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 59.31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.95 USD

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

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