Things to do in Plovdiv

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    Plovdiv Roman Theatre

    Plovdiv Roman Theatre

    Ranked #1 overall in Plovdiv things to do
    9.713 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryArtsyStudents

    Plovdiv's ancient theater is the city's best preserved architectural ruin. It was originally built by the Emperor Trajan during the early 2nd Century (the golden age of the Five Good ...

  • 2
    Kapana

    Kapana

    Ranked #2 overall in Plovdiv things to do
    9.712 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Neighborhood
    Popular withArtsyFamiliesHistory

    This area is literally translated as ‘the trap’ and is located right alongside the historic part of the city. The district was originally a centre for craftsmen over 500 years ...

  • 3
    Tsar Simeon's Garden

    Tsar Simeon's Garden

    Ranked #3 overall in Plovdiv things to do
    9.36 reviews
    Garden, Park
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyGreen

    This lovely central park was established in 1892 and is the most popular park within Plovdiv. When the sun is shining the locals pour out onto the appealing garden areas ...

  • 4
    Old Town

    Old Town

    Ranked #4 overall in Plovdiv things to do
    9.65 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Neighborhood
    Popular withHistoryArtsyBackpackers

    Plovdiv make be one of the oldest cities in Europe. Thracian ruins dating back thousands of years have been discovered. Thus Old Town Plovdiv is an odd mix of 19th ...

  • 5
    Bakalova House Craft Centre

    Bakalova House Craft Centre

    Ranked #5 overall in Plovdiv things to do
    9.65 reviews
    History Museum
    Popular withArtsyHistory
  • 6
    Ancient Stadium of Philipopolis

    Ancient Stadium of Philipopolis

    Ranked #7 overall in Plovdiv things to do
    9.54 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    The stadium of Philipopolis is a real quirk of history. The city of Plovdiv had grown up and up over the centuries, with many ancient sites being buried under new ...

  • 7
    Asen's Fortress

    Asen's Fortress

    Ranked #6 overall in Plovdiv things to do
    9.54 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Fort
    Popular withHistoryAdventureBackpackers

    The short walk from central Plovdiv up to Asen's Fortress is the perfect way to get your bearings in the city. It takes you through the old town, and all ...

  • 8
    Clock Tower, Plovdiv

    Clock Tower, Plovdiv

    Ranked #8 overall in Plovdiv things to do
    8.54 reviews
    Outdoors, Scenic Lookout
    Popular withHistoryOutdoorsySpiritual

    You can't miss the clock tower in Plovdiv, as it sits on a hill looking over the city. The walk there is probably the best bit about it, as it ...

  • 9
    Statue of Philip II

    Statue of Philip II

    Ranked #9 overall in Plovdiv things to do
    9.33 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors
    Popular withHistoryArtsyStudents

    Philip II of Macedon, father of Alexander the Great, is the original namesake of Plovdiv, which the Greeks called Phillipopolous. In his honor the town has a large copper statue ...

  • 10
    Lamartine's House

    Lamartine's House

    Ranked #10 overall in Plovdiv things to do
    9.33 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withArtsyHistoryFamilies
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