If you have decided to spend a few wonderful days among natural landmarks, beautiful areas and fresh air, then Razlog is the ideal city for that. Besides enjoying the views that surround it, the three beautiful mountains of impressive height, you can also walk to the smaller towns, such as Dobrinishte. In and around Razlog, you can also enjoy great hotels with mineral water, SPA area and delicious food, such as: https://ruskovets.com/en/offers/

Landmarks around Razlog

In Razlog itself, you can enjoy several landmarks that you can easily reach on foot. First of all this is Golak, a short path uphill will take you to the beautiful view of the whole town and Pirin mountain. If you are with a small child and prefer a place where you can easily push a stroller and even take gorgeous photos, you can visit the city of Dobrinishte


There you can visit the monastery of Saint Pantaleimon, a beautiful place where you can explore the area, take a nice walk and then head to a warm hotel to relax and enjoy some local food.


If you decided to walk to Bansko, you can get there in just 5 minutes by car, from Razlog to Bansko. The center is well-kept, beautiful and full of picturesque establishments, in addition, you can visit the house-museum of Nikola Vaptsarov.

Razlog itself has a very beautiful center, and you can reach every part of the city on foot without any problem.

If you like more extreme experiences, you can take advantage of the incredible mountains and take the lifts. There are lifts, both in Bansko and Razlog, as well as in Dobrinishte, and they will take you to an incredible view, and around each node of the lift there are warm restaurants with delicious food and tea.

Give yourself a break

In the area around Razlog there are wonderful hotels, such as Ruskovets Resort, where you can indulge in complete relaxation, privacy and beautiful nature. Apart from the fact that the towns in the area are suitable for walking and there are many sights, you can indulge in a wonderful holiday that you will not forget. Children’s areas, spa treatments, pools with warm, mineral water, are just some of the wonderful possibilities that you can touch if you choose to spend your vacation around the city of Razlog.

Local people are very friendly and will gladly tell you more about every part of their city.

If you have decided to go to this part of Bulgaria, do not forget that you can combine visiting wonderful museums and places with being in a cozy hotel where you can relax. You probably need variety, a good rest, but also new experiences to replace gray everyday life and household problems. You deserve to feel good, so why not make it a family experience. The children’s corners will help you relax to the maximum while you have a massage or in the SPA area, and the wonderful walks will take you to the stories of the ancient people with their battles, stories and memories. Indulge in adventure and relaxation, because there’s no better time than now.

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Vanya Grancharova

I actively participate in the cultural life of the tourist destination Bansko and I’m a member of the patriotic association "Dedo Lazko". I combine my commitments to the tourism business with teaching at the high school in Bansko. I am part of the author's team for the adaptation of „Slavic Bulgarian History“ for students. My favorite projects that I develop with passion and enthusiasm are: "Art Idea Bg" company for design, the internet portal for culinary tourism www.culinarytourism.bg and the "Taste of Bansko" project as entirely my author's spaces.