Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Veliko Târnovo

Samovodska Charshiya

Veliko Târnovo's historic quarter is a true centre of craftsmanship, with genuine blacksmiths, potters and cutlers, among other artisans, still practising their trades here. Wander the cobblestone streets to discove…
Arts & Crafts in Veliko Târnovo

Galeria Manya

Hirsute costumes and scowling wooden masks startle passers-by from the window of this folk store in the thick of Samovodska Charshiya. The shop specialises in ornaments and costumes relating to kukeri processions, a…
Books in Veliko Târnovo

Book Cave

A sturdy favourite among locals, expats and tourists, this bookstore at the bottom of the Varosha district is run by an enormously helpful owner and is the city's best place to buy, exchange or donate secondhand boo…
Arts & Crafts in Veliko Târnovo

Icons Krasimir Ivanov

Lovely hand-painted icons (60 lv to 400 lv) by elder artist Krasimir Ivanov, and detailed ink sketches of old Târnovo (20 lv), are sold at this store-workshop.
Jewellery in Veliko Târnovo

Artissimo Gallery

Peruse handmade silverwork from more than 20 Bulgarian artists at this friendly jewellery shop. Among the glittery wares are moonstone pendants and silver filigree earrings, all crafted using traditional techniques.…
Sports & Outdoors in Veliko Târnovo


Camping, climbing, skiing and cycling gear are on sale at this well-stocked outdoors store.
Mall in Veliko Târnovo

Central Mall

The four-floor mall is home to European clothing and sports outlets as well as bowling, a casino and the Arena cinema.