"Kazanluk: Valley of the Roses" Top 5 Page for this destination Kazanluk by keeper7

Kazanluk Travel Guide: 76 reviews and 221 photos

Welcome to Kazanluk, the capital of the rose-growing region, known as the Valley of the Roses, is located 200 km east of Sofia, 55 km. east of Karlovo, 48 km. south of Gabrovo and 75 km. west of Sliven.

Located at the foot of the Balkan mountains, Kanzaluk is a great place to visit true bulgarian customs & culture. A great place to escape the fast life and enjoy a quiet time in the middle of Bulgaria.

This is a recent picture of Kazanluk taken April 2008, during the Valley of the Roses. Thanks & credit to my brother-in-law for the picture.

Kazanlak is well-known for its production of rose oil, the importance of which is reflected in the Festival of Roses held in early June. Nowadays the city is known also as the centre of the Valley of the Thracian Kings.

Kazanluk is changing day by day. This fountain is a great addition to center of Kazanluk.

  • Last visit to Kazanluk: Jul 2004
  • Intro Updated Apr 20, 2008
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  • Jun 28, 2007 at 5:29 PM

    I spent 3 months in Kazanlak in 2001. Your page brings back wonderful memories... Thanks!

  • Jan 9, 2007 at 11:54 AM

    Hi I am from Kazanlak and for now I live in USA in Seattle.I am so happy about you.Do you like Kazanlak and Bulgaria?Are you go t diffrent place in Bulgaria?If you want to write to me write on petence_89@abv.bg

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    Feb 24, 2004 at 6:48 PM

    Cool page on this place!!

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