Samokov

White Gate of the Rila mountain in Bulgaria!

Samokov is a town in Sofia Province in the southwest of Bulgaria. It is situated in a basin between the mountains Rila and Vitosha, 55 kilometres from the capital Sofia. Due to the suitable winter sports conditions, Samokov, together with the nearby resort Borovets, is a major tourist centre.

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The city is located to 60 km from Sofia and 10 km from the beautiful resort of Borovets, 28 km from Malyovitsa. Samokov Valley is located between several mountains - Rila, Plan, Vitosha, Verila, Ihtiman Average Montenegro - to 950 meters above sea level. The summer is cool and nice and quiet and snowy winter.

Long history of the town of Samokov and him landmarks will become holiday in the adventure. After the tour of Samokov, you can visit the most famous Bulgarian winter resort of Borovets - a dream for those who know what is cool mountains, clear water, fluffy snow ...