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Welcome to Haskovo Bulgaria Haskovo


Created by R. Matanova

Haskovo is situated in the south - east of Bulgaria on the road connecting the West and the East. It is an ancient town of a thousand-year-long history.

Haskovo is located between Rodopi and Stara mountains and enjoys a pleasant climate. The population is about 80 000 people.

The highest statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Child in the world It has been entered in the Guinness Book of Records.

The monument is 14 m high and stands on a base of 17m. A small church was built in its foundation in 2004.

The Holy Mother of God Church is the biggest in the town.

The Trade Centre called 21st Century

The past and the present of our town are presented in the modern beautiful buildings as well as ones which treasure the historical heritage.

• The Clock Tower in the very centre is one of the symbols of Haskovo.

•Haskovo Municipality

A new building

The main street of Haskovo

Business Centre Building

Regional Administration

There are a lot of beautiful hotels in Haskovo.

The bridge connecting two of the hills in the town

Đ?n interesting attraction is The Sun Clock. You can tell the time by the shadow on it when the weather is sunny.

The Paskalev House Some of the old buildings in Haskovo are national cultural monuments.

The exposition of The Regional Historical Museum contains more than 120 000 items.

The Tomb in Aleksandrovo is a monument of the ancient Thracian Culture. It dates to the 4th century BC. The Tomb was discovered in 2000.

Haskovo is a centre for music, art, theatre and literature.

The Art Gallery

The Drama and Puppet Theatre was built in 1926.

The Theatre Festival

The opening ceremony of Southern Spring national poetry and fiction debut competition.

• The Folk Festival Kitna Trakia

Celebrations in the centre of the town.

Haskovo Carting Track is the best on the Balkans.

The Motocross Track

The skateboard track in Park Kenana

The tennis courts in Kenana Park

•Haskovo is one of the few towns in Bulgaria which can boast with its mobile ice-rink.

Haskovo at night

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Welcome to Haskovo, Bulgaria  

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