Best Things To Do in Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Veliko Tarnovo.

Veliko Tarnovo may not be as popular as other cities in Bulgaria, but don’t let that fool you. Veliko Tarnovo is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Veliko Tarnovo.

If you have plans to visit Bulgaria and are not sure if Veliko Tarnovo should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Veliko Tarnovo and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Veliko Tarnovo

Here is the list of things to do in Veliko Tarnovo and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Tsarevets

    4.7 (40 Votes)


    Address: Tsar Asen Square, 5000 Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

    Situated in Veliko Tarnovo, Tsarevets is an age old fortress named after the hill that it is located in. When the second Bulgarian empire came into existence, this hill acted as one of the main spots to accommodate the palaces and royal families. Today, there is a lot of history that remains here and the view from here is simply breath taking. ...Read more
  2. Trapezitsa

    4.6 (35 Votes)

    Nature, Ecological Reserve

    Address: 514, 5000 Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

    If history happens to excite you and you are all set to dive into the pages of the medieval dynasties then Trapezitsa is a must visit. Out of the top 10 best attractions of Bulgaria, Veliko Tarnovo, the old capital of the second Bulgarian empire referred as the “City of Tsars”, is the one. It is situated on the Trapezitsa hill. The ...Read more
  3. Marno Pole

    4.5 (40 Votes)
    Marno Pole

    Park, Leisure, Fountain

    Address: 5000 Marno Pole, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

    If you prefer visiting decorated green surroundings with a peaceful ambience, then you can go to "Marno Pole", while travelling in Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria. The place offers an impressively large area. The whole place is intelligently decorated with nice paths, benches and fountains. Not only the grownups, but the children too like to visit the...Read more
  4. Arkheologicheski Rezervat Nikopolis Ad Istrum


    Address: Nicopolis Ad Istrum, Bulgaria

    The town of Nicopolis Ad Istrum was founded during the Roman and the Byzantine times. The town is extremely historically enriching. The Archaeological Reserve attracts history lovers from across Europe. The remains of both the empires are quite prominent here. To get more information, it is advisable to talk to the localites who are often intim...Read more
  5. Tsarevets Fortress

    4.7 (27 Votes)
  6. Park Sveta Gora

    4.7 (24 Votes)
    5003 Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
  7. Piano Live Club Play

    4.4 (2 Votes)
    ul. "Rafael Mihaylov" 2, 5000 Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
    Bar, Nightclub
  8. Logiscape

    4.7 (19 Votes)
    bul. "Bulgaria" 39, 5000 Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
  9. Trakiisko Svetilishche "kam'ka"

    4.2 (6 Votes)
    42°00'30. 27°35'25.0"E, бул. „България“ 0, 8162 Велико Търново, Bulgaria