Vidin is located approximately 95 miles (153 kilometers) from Sofia, the country's capital.
Bulgaria is wonderfully endowed with natural and cultural attractions, from firmly-established, must-see spots to lesser known gems.
Discover some of the pieces of the region's rich cultural makeup at Bulgaria's history museums. An effective way to understand a region is by discovering its history. Take a trip to the ruins while you are here.
If the ideal break for you and your family is focussed on being outdoors and rugging up against the cold weather, this region will be a great destination. Snowboarding is popular here. Skiing is also enjoyed in the area. There are many ways to make the most of the great outdoors in and around Vidin. Horse riding and ice skating are just two ways thrill seekers here can get their kicks.
Uncover the essence of Bulgaria by trying the food that is eaten here. Kiselo mlyako (yoghurt) as well as kashkaval (yellow cheese) are regularly used as part of dishes. There are plenty of specialty food options in this area. Try out shkembe chorba (tripe soup) or tarator (cold soup). For dessert, why not try mliako s oriz (rice pudding). You will notice locals and visitors alike relaxing over a glass or two of zagorka; it's among the most typical alcoholic drinks in Bulgaria. And of course, regardless of what time of day it is, Bulgaria is a great place to order mineral water.
You will be reluctant to bid "Doviždane" (farewell) to this interesting place.