Водопад Горица

Legend of Goritsa Waterfall

Goritsa Waterfall is one of the seven Ovcharenski waterfalls, located at the northern foot of Rila Mountain, near the village of Ovchartsi. The name of the river and the waterfall comes from the story of a beautiful girl from the village named […]

Гложенски манастир Св. Георги Победоносец

Legend of Glojenski Monastery St. George the Victorious

The monastery “St. George the Victorious” is located about 17 km from the village of Glozhene. The holy monastery can be seen from afar, as it is located on a rocky peak in the Teteven Mountains. It is believed that in the […]

Дяволски мост

Legend of Devil’s Bridge

Devil’s Bridge is located at a picturesque gorge, 10 km away from the town of Ardino and connects the two banks of Arda River. The legend has it that during the Ottoman Empire one of the soldiers fell in love with a […]

Беглик таш

Legend of Beglik Tash

Nearby Primorsko, in the cool forests of Strandzha, on the ridge of „Maslen Nos“cape is hidden a Thracian sanctuary called Beglik Tash. The huge pieces of rock, formed by unknown masters, shape a giant composition of inaccessible area. Archeologists are certain that […]

Легенда за София Света София

Legend of Sofia

The Byzantine Empire was flourished during the rule of Emperor Justinian. His daughter Sofia was ill and that broke his heart. Many physician tried to cure her without success. An old man came to the Emperor and told him that Sofia should […]

Легенда за Самодивско хоро в местност Вильо Коло

Legend of the Fairies choir in the Velyo Kolo

Konstantin Irechek claims that Bosilegrad region is not inferior to the beauties of the Swiss mountains. Next to the village of Plocha, nearby the Serbian-Bulgarian border are located ruins and a regular circle with a small hole in the center and unusually […]