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Simeonovo – Aleko cable car

"Simeonovo - H.Aleko" cable car was officially opened on April 4, 1983. This is the longest passenger ropeway in Bulgaria with a length of 6270m and a capacity for 1200 people per hour. The ropeway has 6-seater cabins, connecting the Simeonovo district of Sofia with...

Centuries-old tree Chernitsa na Levski

The "Levski's Mulberry" is an ancient tree belonging to the Morus alba species, also known as White Mulberry. Designated as a protected species, this tree holds the distinction of being the oldest in the capital city. Located a hundred steps east of the Central Sofia...

Botanical garden of BAS

The Botanical Garden of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, situated in Sofia between the neighborhoods of Dragalevtsi and Boyana south of the Ring Road, is a distinguished botanical institution with a rich history. Established in 1882 as the Prince's Botanical Garden,...

University Botanical Garden

Situated in the heart of Sofia, the city boasts the oldest Botanical Garden, established in 1892 by the pioneering botanist Dr. Stefan Georgiev. A symbol of continuity and historical significance, the garden's inauguration saw the planting of a summer oak (Quercus...

Lake Ariana

Ariana is a man-made lake situated in the lower section of Borisova Garden in Sofia. Positioned near the convergence of Tsarigradsko shose and "Hristo i Evlogi Georgievi" boulevard, close to Orlov Bridge and adjacent to the "Vasil Levski" National Stadium, this...

The pond with the ducks in the Borisova garden

The lake with waterfowl, commonly known as "Duck Lake," is a prominent feature within Borisova Garden in the city of Sofia. Established in 1972, the pond has become a major attraction for visitors to the garden. Situated in the middle of the pond is an artificial...

“Druzhba” Lake

"Druzhba" Lake, situated in a southwest-northeast direction, is the largest lake in the residential areas of Sofia. The lake's surroundings have been transformed into a park, creating a recreational space for residents and visitors alike. Originally formed in the...

The lily pond

The Lily Pond is a cherished and popular location within Boris Garden in Sofia, serving as a favored meeting spot for both residents and visitors to the city. This small lake, situated at the heart of Boris Garden, has a rich and captivating history, evident through...

Centennial tree “Levski’s Blackberry”

The "Levski's Mulberry" is a remarkable and centuries-old tree of the Morus alba species, commonly known as White Mulberry. This tree holds historical and symbolic significance in the city of Sofia, Bulgaria. Located a hundred steps east of the Central Sofia Bath at 2...