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Meeting with The King

You can meet The Bulgarian King visiting this place. Walking distance( Only 5 kilometers) from... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Sofia, Bulgaria
Hidden Gem

This was the winter ski lodge of the Bulgarian Royal Family build over 100 years ago with a hydro... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
West Yorkshire
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16 Mar 2018
“Meeting with The King”
6 Aug 2017
“Will never try to get in anymore.”
Above the Resort of Borovets | Near the Banks of the Bistritsa River, Borovets, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

You can meet The Bulgarian King visiting this place. Walking distance( Only 5 kilometers) from Borovets center.

Thank Miro1965
Reviewed 7 August 2017

By a decision of the Supreme court the ownership over the whole property was taken away from the previous holders. However they continue claiming entrance fees and not only, they had the arrogance to almost double it since the last year. Opens only 3-4 days...More

Thank Dimitri777
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This was the winter ski lodge of the Bulgarian Royal Family build over 100 years ago with a hydro electric plant to supply all its electricity. This is still working now and my partner loved it and found it really interesting. There is also some...More

3  Thank MinnieMad
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Beautiful! 2 hours spent in another world, in a fairy tale. So much snow but a pleasent walk in the forest. Small museum to see and nice small bistro for refreshments.

1  Thank Suze_20162017
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Very interesting Place it was a former King Hunting Residence and this was the reason why Borovets got build for. It worth check it out.

Thank John S
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Tsarska Bistritsa is a former royal palace located just above the resort of Borovets wich served as the hunting lodge of Tsar Ferdinand of Bulgaria.

Thank George S
Reviewed 7 December 2016

If you're interested in the history of the country and its royal family you will like this place. It used to be one of the king's residences and is example of Bulgaria's neo classical style. Its a good place to spend an hour or so...More

Thank jhony07
Reviewed 27 August 2016

For this area, that doesn't have many attractions, this is a nice 1-2 hours visit. A quiet place, different places to see and take pictures

Thank yair-inbal
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The residential palace of ex bulgarian king is not so fascinating and luxurious. The forest around is much more beautiful. In the art gallery there is everything, but art! I could never call this pieces of art - those are 10 years children`s paintings!

Thank Diyana Y
Reviewed 17 July 2016

You can enjoy a walk inside of the premises, but not inside of the house anymore. But what's great is the first water electric plant in Bulgaria - working since 1914.

1  Thank DianaKoshedzhiyska
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