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Travel with a car rental in Zheravna

General information about Zheravna

Vine in Zheravna
Vine in Zheravna

Zheravna is a village located in Stara Planina and has been kept its architecture from the Renaissance - it's a world heritage. Its name comes from the old Slavic word "zherna", which means mill. The distance by car hire from Varna to Zheravna is about 185 km from Burgas is even closer - 117 km.

Tourist sightseeing and things to do in Zheravna

The old houses with carved ceilings are interesting for the tourists visiting this place (about 20 000 visitors per year). 

  • Gallery - you can find it in the old local school
  • Fountains
  • Shops (dyukyani)
  • House-Museum Rusi Chorbadzhi - one of the richest people at the time.
  • Hilendarsky Church convent
  • Haji Valchov Khan 
  • Dimchov's cafe

Mountainous terrain makes it a preferred destination for both the hot summer days and winter. Nearby can be viewed caves and springs, and many interesting landscapes. Tranquility is guaranteed due to the small population that inhabits Zheravna. Only 450 people are permanent residents of the village.

Houses in Zheravna
Houses in Zheravna

Be prepared to have close contact with wild animals that inhabit this area. Can be met a wild boar, roe deer, red deer, jackal, wolf, rabbit, quail, partridge and more.

Visit by car hire also: 

  • Kotel 
  • Natural History Museum 
  • Galatan School 
  • Kyorpev house 
  • Museum of the Renaissance 
  • Medven 
  • House of Zahari Stoyanov 
  • Blue Pool area.

The best hotels and guest houses in Zheravna, according to  Trip Advisor:

  • Ekohotel
  • Hadjigergy's House
  • Nikula Chorbadzhi Guest House

The most preferred restaurant in Zheravna, according to Trip Advisor:

  • Dimcho Kehaya Cafe

How to book a car in Zheravna fast and easy with Top Rent A Car?

Top Rent A Car has an office to Burgas Airport or from Burgas Mall Plaza, where you can pick up your car on the spot. Zheravna is the perfect destination for one day trip from Burgas.

Clio IV from Top Rent A Car
Clio IV from Top Rent A Car

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