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Top things to do in Plovdiv

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Ranked #1 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Bulgaria's "second city", Plovdiv has 19th century houses and Roman ruins, including a Roman amphitheater in use today.
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Ranked #2 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
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Ranked #3 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Museums

The museum is located at one of the most beautiful local nineteenth-century houses. The courtyard is peaceful and welcoming, a wonderful place to rest during one's walking tour of... more »

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Ranked #4 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural

Bachkovo monastery is about 30 km from Plovdiv. Before the monastery You pass the town Asenovgrad, a beautiful place just before the mountain. Lots, of churches there, some of... more »

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Ranked #5 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #6 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
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Ranked #7 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Cultural
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Ranked #8 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #9 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Museums
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Ranked #10 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #11 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Museums
Ranked #12 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Ancient Ruins; Mountains; Lookouts; Cultural

Not very long ago Plovdiv used to have 7 hills, so that why is called the city of the seven hills. Now only 5 are existing. The common is that  walking up the hill – in bulgarian... more »

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Ranked #13 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #14 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
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Ranked #15 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
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Ranked #16 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Museums
Old and new Bulgarian costumes, carpets, kilims, rugs, textile, souvenirs and antiques.
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Ranked #17 of 20 attractions in Plovdiv
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural

Most folk think of there being two distinct branches of Christianity: Catholic and Protestant. Sophisticates will be aware that there is a third, Eastern Orthodox. But how many... more »

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