village of Karlukovo
 
   
   
 

Tourism

Karlukovo is a preferred tourist destination for  those who appreciate the beauty of nature, cavers, mountaineers and others who would like to escape from the dull routine of their everyday lives.  You can meet nature lovers on the special routs all year round.
Accommodation for tourists is provided at Provratenik chalet and National Cave House (accessible from Lukovit by asphalt road).
Part of the first geopark in Bulgaria - Geopark ”Iskar-Panega" lays on the territory of Karlukovo karst complex.

Provratenik Chalet

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Mountain: Dragoitsa

Location: In the same named area, on the right river bank of the Iskar River

Altitude: 135 m.

Description: Solid one-storey building with 20 places capacity

Facilities: Water-supplied, wired, heated by firewood stoves, tourist kitchen and canteen available

Contact details: GSM: 0889 / 81 24 79

Starting points:

Karlukovo Rail Way Station (on the line Sofia - Gorna Oryahovitsa - Varna) - 0,30 h. (2 km. along asphalt road)

Town of Lukovit - 12 km. along asphalt road

Neighborhood objects: The pierced rock Provartenik (on the other river bank), the National Cave House "Peter Tranteev" near Karlukovo Village - 1,00 h. (4 km. along asphalt road), Karlukovski Monastery "Uspenie Bogorodichno" - 0,30 h., as well as three rock churches in the areas "St. Marina" and "St. Grigorii (Gligora)" and "St. St. Kozma and Damyan (St. Bezsrebrenitsi)", the caves Prohodna and Temnata Dupka - 1,00 h. (4 km. along asphalt road), Reselets Chalet - 2,30 h. (10 km.)

Host association: Tourist Association "Zlatna Panega", 5770 Lukovit, 28 Hristo Botev Square, tel.: 0697 / 32 65

 

National Cave House "Peter Tranteev"

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Mountain: Dragoitsa

Location: In Kaleto Area

Altitude: 195 m.

Description: Solid five-storey building with 60 places capacity; four of the floors are situated in rock hollow

Facilities: Water-supplied, wired, heated by electric and firewood stoves, tourist kitchen and canteen available

Contact details: Radiotelephone, tel.: 0697 / 37 26, mobile 048 / 77 74 54 (BTA Network Number 243)

Starting points:

Karlukovo Rail Way Station (on the line Sofia - Gorna Oryahovitsa - Varna) - 0,45 h. (3 km. along asphalt road)

Town of Lukovit - 10 km. along asphalt road

Neighborhood objects: The caves Prohodna (length 265 m., height from 25 to 41 m., width 15-25 m.) and Temnata Dupka - 0,20 h. (1,5 km. along asphalt road), plenty of other caves and abysses near by (over 150), Karlukovski Monastery "Uspenie Bogorodichno" - 0,45 h., as well as three rock churches in the area "St. Marina" and "St. Grigorii (Gligora)" and "St. St. Kozma and Damyan (St. Bezsrebrenitsi)", Provartenik Chalet - 1,00 h. (4 km. along asphalt road), Reselets Chalet - 2,30 h. (10 km.)

Host association: Managing Staff of Bulgarian Tourist Association, 1000 Sofia, 75, Vasil Levski Blvd., floor 5, tel.: 02 / 987 34 09, 930 06 48, mobile 048 / 89 34 23 (BTA Network Number 270),

 

 
 
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