A popular tourist attraction, the Belogradchik Fortress of northwestern Bulgaria attarcts thousands of visitors every year with its remarkably well-preserved architecture and rich history. Considered to be a national cultural monument, this ancient Roman settlement comprised of thick fortified walls and served as an important defense stronghold until it was conquered by the Ottomans in 1396. Perched on top of a hill, it is accessible via a short and provides stunning views of the surrounding countryside and the neighboring town of Belogradchik. A must visit while touring the region!
Belogradchishki skali are fascinating sandstone rock creations located at a short distance from Belogradchik. The striking features have a gradation from red to yellow, and make for a marvelous view and a great place to get some pictures. The Belogradchishki skali have also been Bulgaria's official entry to the new seven wonders.
Baba Vida is one of the oldest fortresses located in Vidin, Bulgaria. The only medieval castle which is totally preserved and in a perfect state, this building is a major landmark in the town and is a historical monument of the country. Drenched in local legends of the Queen named Vida who established the castle for herself, the structure is Gothic in styling and has elements of renaissance revival. It is a popular tourist attraction in the city and also houses a small museum in its premise.
In Roman Magura means hill. The Magura cave is located close to the village of Rabisha and located in north western Bulgaria. The total length of the cave is about 2.5 kilometers (1.55343 miles) and consists of one of the largest inland lakes the Rashiba lake. The cave is estimated to be about 15 million years old. There are prehistoric paintings, the Grotta de Cervi, bones from prehistoric species of cave bears and cave hyenas.
The erstwhile military center of Krastata Kazarma is located in the Vidin region of Bulgaria. Known for the cross-shaped style of architecture, the site dates back to the Ottoman Empire. Popularly known as one of the most important cultural memorials of Bulgaria, the site is a famous tourist spot. At present, the barracks are home to the ethnographical exhibits of Konaka Museum.