Stara Zagora Vacations
The national capital Sofia is located 120 miles (193 kilometers) west of Stara Zagora.
While you are in Stara Zagora, check out the Regional Museum of History. Another option is Beroe Stadium.
While it can be a temptation to limit yourself to just the local sights when vacationing in Stara Zagora, don't forget, the surrounding region's treasure-trove of scenic wonders lie just beyond your doorstep. Examples of places within a relatively short distance of Stara Zagora are Dimitrovgrad, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north, and Tryavna, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the south.
Plovdiv is about 50 miles (80 kilometers) from Stara Zagora. This regional center has a great selection of things to see and do, including Dzhumaya Mosque, Plovdiv Stadium and Ivan Vazov National Library of Bulgaria. Bachkovo Monastery, Hristo Botev Stadium and Plovdiv Amphitheatre are also well-worth a visit before heading back to Stara Zagora.
Tourists looking for spots of quiet contemplation, will love the chance to visit the region's many monasteries. Journey into the past while you are visiting the Bulgaria area. Visit some of the fortresses for which this region is well known.
For those leading a fast-paced life, the perfect holiday often means finding good places to relax. When it's time to kick back, follow the lead of the locals and have a go at bird watching or sunbathing. Try out some of this area's most popular cold weather activities. Do as the locals do and have a go at skiing here. Snowboarding is also popular.
As your adventures here draw to a close, spend what's left of your levs on last-minute keepsakes and bid a fond Doviždane (farewell) to the people you've met and the spots you've enjoyed.