Top things to do in Rusenski Lom Nature Park

Fortress in Rusenski Lom Nature Park

Cherven Fortress

Just outside the village of Cherven, about 30km south of Ruse, are the remains of a remarkably intact 6th-century hilltop citadel. Several streets, towers and churches have also been discovered, and there are great …
Cave in Rusenski Lom Nature Park

Orlova Chuka Cave

Lying 2km from Peplina village, the country's second-longest cave is accessible for around 3km of its length. Visitors pass through several chambers, the first called the 'Concert Hall' for its good acoustics. Entry…
Monastery in Rusenski Lom Nature Park

Ivanovo Rock Monastery

This nonworking monastery, a Unesco World Heritage site, is situated in a cave about 40m above ground at an isolated spot 4km from the village of Ivanovo. Built during the 13th century, it houses 14th-century murals…
Monastery in Rusenski Lom Nature Park

Basarbovo Rock Monastery

This towering monastery, about 12km south of Ruse near the village of Basarbovo, is the country's only working rock monastery. Established some time before the 15th century, the complex has been much restored and ex…