Podcast in English

Bulgarian National Radio © 2022 All Rights Reserved

Traditional run-walk event reveals the beauty of Rusenski Lom Nature Park

Photo: obshtinaruse.bg

The run-walk event “Ruse Polomie 2021” attracts sports fans and tourists on Saturday, October 2. The ten-kilometer route crosses the valleys of Rusenski Lom, Cherni Lom and Beli Lom rivers, carved into the limestone rocks of Rusenski Lom Nature Park. Participants can cover the distance running, or walking at a slow, moderate and fast speed. The sporting event is part of the 2021 events that mark the 800th anniversary since the creation of the Rock-hewn Churches of Ivanovo. A winding path crossing lush vegetation on the left bank of Rusenski Lom River takes tourists to the rocky cliffs where the Ivanovo rock-hewn churches are located. The Rock-hewn Churches of Ivanovo were included in the UNESCO world heritage list in 1979. 110 bird species nest in this area.

Compiled by: Elena Karkalanova

English version: Kostadin Atanasov


More from category

A new trend: Bulgarian tourists book early for the holidays

The snow did not come late this year and the most impatient winter lovers are already exploring the ski slopes of Bulgaria’s winter resorts. Meanwhile, hoteliers and restaurateurs across the country are busy preparing for the Christmas and..

published on 12/9/21 11:12 AM
Rumen Draganov

Twice as many foreign tourists expected in Bulgaria during winter

“ Around half a million trips are expected to be taken at Christmas the New Year in Bulgaria. Approximately 60,000 will be trips outside of the country, mostly to neighbouring countries. Outbound passengers will travel to Europe to see friends and..

published on 12/5/21 4:51 PM

Bansko wins 2021 Best Round-the-Year Destination award

Bansko municipality was awarded the 2021 Best Round-the-Year Destination prize at the 26 th annual prizes for professional achievements in the field of hotels, restaurants and management of the Bulgarian Hotel and Restaurant Association, BTA..

published on 11/26/21 5:01 PM
Подкасти от БНР