Shumen is located some 190 miles (306 kilometers) from Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria.
Bulgaria is dotted with fabulous attractions, from tourist hotspots to quiet, secret places that are waiting just for you. Isperih, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the south, and Avren, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the west of Shumen are good spots to check out if you have the time.
When it's time to spread your wings, visit the nearest regional center. Varna is situated 50 miles (80 kilometers) away and is home to sights including Golden Sands Beach, Ticha Stadium and Varna Archaelogical Museum. Aladzha Monastery, Dormition of the Theotokos Cathedral and Sea Garden are also well-worth investigating while you are in Varna.
The area around Shumen has been graced with some wonderful cathedrals, sure to delight visitors of all faiths and denominations. History lovers won't want to miss the region's fortresses, old towns and ruins.
Watersports are a common activity here. Take the opportunity to go swimming or canoeing; Bulgaria has some perfect areas for it. There are many exciting adventures to be had. Around Bulgaria. Head out and go snowmobiling or horse riding to get your adrenaline pumping.
As the sun sets on your adventures, spend what's left of your levs on last-minute keepsakes and bid a fond Doviždane (farewell) to the friends you've made and the places you've come to love.