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Sandanski

The spa resort is situated 180 km southern from Sofia on Sofia-Thessaloniki highway. It is faced to the South-East and has a thousand years history. Thracians abode it, as well as Romans and Slavs. So it was given different names: Medius, Dizudava, Holy Healers. Since 1949 it took the name of a Bulgarian revolutionary, a fighter for the liberation of Macedonia from the Turkish yoke - Janne Sandanski. 

Distance to Sofia 180km
Distance to Plovdiv 305km

A five-hundred-years plane-tree grows at the square and next to it is an ancient marble fountain. The balneosanatorium is nearby where respiratory, kidney, gynaecological, dermatological and nervous diseases are treated. Grapes, tobacco, figs, peanuts, sesame, poppy, etc. marvellously grow here. On the left side of Sandanska Bistritza River is situated a park with an alpineum as well as a complex with miner - it is a guiding map of Pirin mountain, worked out by the mountaineer Nicola Mironski. The town museum preserves monuments of Thracian material and intellectual culture as well as of the culture of Romans and Greeks. The park of the town is decorated with sculptures belonging to contemporary Bulgarian masters of plastic art. More and more famous throughout Europe, the mineral springs of SANDANSKI spurt out of everybodys health - for all guests and tourists, for old and young people. Eight of the springs are situated in the town-park while three of them are in the right side of Sandanska Bistritza river. The temperature of the mineral springs varies between 33 C and 83 C. Perfect for bathing, the water is pleasant for drinking, as well - clear, without any smell and delicious.
Sandanski is famous for its mineral water and is a leading spa resort in Bulgaria.
The springs in the region are of thermal water with healing effect. Its miraculous strength is known in the past. Today, the mineral water of Sandanski is famous world wide with its  healing effect. In places, it reaches a temperature of 80 ° C. Recommended for procedures against diseases of the locomotor system, peripheral nervous system and for treat respiratory problems. Due to the thermal water spa centers in Sandanski are one of the most visited and with the most modern equipment.
Sandanski is most proud of their park zone- Sveti Vrach where grows Mediterranean flora which is not found anywhere else in Bulgaria. The resort is the sunniest town in Bulgaria and attracts many tourists with opportunities for hiking in the mountains. Besides eco-spa tourism here you can relax with a tour of architectural monuments of Spartacus, the Church of St. George, Art Gallery, Archaeological Museum in the city center. Near Sandanski is located the smallest town in Bulgaria - Melnik, Melnik pyramids Rozhen Monastery Rupite.
Melnik is famous for the famous Melnik wine and natural formations known as the Pyramids of Melnik. It is part of the 100 National Tourist sites in Bulgaria. It is interesting to visit city history museum, located in Pashova house, Kordopulovata House and Rozhen monastery. The monastery is one of the largest and oldest in Bulgaria, situated on a picturesque meadow with suggested architectural design. Reserve Slavyanka, part of the Pirin National Park is also an interesting place to visit. National Park Pirin "occupies" an impressive part of the Pirin Mountains, and includes within itself more reserves- the “Bayuvi holes”, Djindjiritsa and Ulen.
For lovers of traditional music, Sandanski annually organize international Pirin Folk Festival where young performers, composers and writers have the opportunity to show themselves and be valued their skills and talents.

 

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Hotels in Sandanski

Park Hotel Pirin *****
Park Hotel Pirin
The hotel owns a certificate for quality “EUROSPA WELLNESS” issued by the European SPA Association on 2009.


Interhotel Sandanski ****
Interhotel Sandanski
Situated near to the mineral springs and works year round.


Spa Hotel Medite ****
Spa Hotel Medite
Built on the place of the botanical garden in Sandanski. There is a splendid view overlooking the city and the majestic Pirin Planina.


Apart Hotel Medite ***
Apart Hotel Medite
Situated in the park area above the city gate for Polenitsa, 160 km. from Sofia. In place of the botanical garden and about 500 meters from the city center.


Spa Hotel St. Nikola ***
Spa Hotel St. Nikola
NEW YEAR OFFER 2014!Located in the central part of the town of Sandanski – a well-known spa resort with favourable climate and curative mineral springs.


 
HEAD OFFICE "KISHINEV"

1407 Sofia
Lozenets qtr
10, Kishinev Str.

Tel./fax: 00359 2 862 1699,
00359 2 862 1799
Mobile: 00359 882 429 916
BRANCH OFFICE "YAKUBITSA"

1164 Sofia
Lozenets qtr
25A, Yakubitsa Str.

Tel./fax: 00359 2 868 8812
Mobile: 00359 882 429 279