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House museum of Pancho Vladigerov

A visit to the house museum of Pancho Vladigerov in Shumen.

The world-famous Bulgarian composer Pancho Vladigerov grew up and began his musical career in Shumen. The "Pancho Vladigerov...

Wine tasting

Sampling of white and red wines with original hors d'œuvre at the Dionysus Wine Cellar (formerly "Bezisten").

Participants, who are led by a sommelier, have the opportunity t...

Visit to a Bulgarian house

We offer the attraction "Visit to a Bulgarian house".

A visit to the village of Madara. The village is located 10 km from Shumen. It is situated at the foot of the picturesque Mada...

Tombul Mosque

A visit to Tombul Mosque.

One of the most interesting monuments from the 18th century, Tombul Mosque is the largest mosque in Bulgaria and the second-largest on the Balkan peninsula. The mos...

Madara national historical archaeological reserve

A visit to the Madara National Historical Archaeological Reserve.

This site is located on the slopes of the Madara plateau, 17 km northeast of Shumen. The region is densely scattered with ru...

Shumen Fortress archaeological reserve

A visit to Shumen Fortress archaeological reserve.

The Shumen fortress lies 3 km to the west of Shumen. Extensive archaeological surveys show that the area was inhabited in the early Iron Ag...

"Founders of the Bulgarian Nation" memorial complex

A visit to the "Founders of the Bulgarian Nation" memorial complex.

This monument was opened to the public in 1981 in honor of the 1300th anniversary of the founding of Bulgaria. M...

A visit to the town of Veliki Preslav

23 km to the southwest of Shumen lie the ruins of Bulgaria's second capital, Veliki Preslav. The city was founded in 821 by Khan Omurtag, though the zenith of its material and spiritual wealth was...

A visit to the Kabiyuk complex

The Kabiyuk complex is located 15 km from Shumen in an especially beautiful natural setting. Its history dates all the way to the 7th century, when an old Bulgarian fortress was erected in order to...

A visit to the Thracian tomb of Sveshtari

This tomb is located in the village of Sboryanovo, 60 km from Shumen. It is a unique specimen of Thracian tomb architecture of global importance. Together with two exquisite, smaller twin tombs, it...