Where is Veliko Tarnovo Located?
Veliko Tarnovo is located in the north of Bulgaria and is the administrative center of the district Veliko Tarnovo. The city is located in the river area of Yantra, 241 km from the capital Sofia, 228 km from Varna and 107 km from Russia.
What Country is Veliko Tarnovo in?
10 km from Veliko Tarnovo is Gorna Oryahovitsa Airport, which is the nearest airport to the city.
Veliko Tarnovo can be reached by bus or train, with regular services from the major cities. The city’s population is about 70,000, and the area on which it stretches is 30.4 km2. The location of the city as a crossroads and intersection of many transport and trade links and marching routes drove its economic and cultural development from antiquity to the present day. Veliko Tarnovo is one of the oldest cities in the country, with its history going back more than five millennia, as evidenced by the archaeological excavations.