Western Bulgaria Hotspot

Cluster of at least 4 WHS within reach for a return day trip from a center.

The center is: Sofia

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Boyana Church In the outskirts of Sofia
Pirin National Park Bansko is 155km, a bus takes 2.5h
Primeval Beech Forests Boatin Reserve: 127km
Rila Monastery 117km / 3h by one direct bus a day

Map of Western Bulgaria Hotspot

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  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative


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  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source