Top things to do in Chiprovtsi

Museum in Chiprovtsi

Historical Museum

This small museum, situated in the centre of Chiprovtsi above a small stream, tells the story of the village, focusing on its gold- and silver-mining traditions and its unusual (for Bulgaria) history as a Catholic a…
Monastery in Chiprovtsi

Chiprovtsi Monastery

Founded in the 10th century, this working monastery, dedicated to Sveti Ivan Rilski (St John of Rila), was destroyed and rebuilt several times over the years – what you see today dates largely from the early 19th ce…