Sandanski and the nearby region is an old mistical area which can offer many unforgettable places to explore for those who are interested in history, religion, spiritual and etnography. Start with the town park, EarlyChristian Basilika, Monument of Spartacus, church "Sveti Georgi", small monastery "St.St. Cosma and Damian" in Sandanski and go to Rupite monastery complex, town of Melnik, Rojen monastery and many more located just less than 30 km away. We can assist you to rent a car at affordable prices.
Sandanski & surroundings
Town of Sandanski (or in the past named "Saint Healer") is famous with its unique park and magical healing air, history, religion, culture, mineral thermal springs, spa tourism and more.
Rupite & Zlatolist
Don't miss to load your soul with mistique energy by visiting the monastery complexes where had been lived the prophets Baba Vanga (village of Rupite) and Prepodobna Stojna (village of Zlatolist).
Melnik & Rojen monastery
Feel the medieval atmosphere in the ancient town of Melnik, taste red 'Melnik' wine from the local producers and climb to the Rojen monastery from the village of Rojen.
Wine tourism & Ethnography
Explore and taste the 'Melnik' wine from the nearby cellars or local producers. Go to the villages of Goleshovo and Pirin to discover the authentic old bulgarian spirit away from the mass tourism.
Extreme sports & Mountain climb
Increase your levels of adrenalin via extreme organized rafting in Struma river or by paintball in Kresna gorge. Explore the wild Pirin Mountain (UNESCO heritage site) with proffessional guides.
Nearby cities & Aegean sea
Cities of Bansko (mountain resort), greek Kavala and Thessaloniki as well as Aegean sea are up to 130 km away from Sandanski. Bulgarian-greek border is 30 km away while Bulgarian-Macedonean is at 45 km.