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Nessebar, Nessebar

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World heritage site · Ruin · Historic Site
At Nessebar, see how traces of numerous civilizations have merged into a distinctive cultural whole over 3,000 years of history. This World Heritage site is also called the "pearl of the Black Sea" and Bulgaria's Dubrovnik. Explore the ancient city's remains, which date mostly from the Hellenistic period. Highlights include the acropolis, a temple of Apollo, an agora, and a wall from the Thracian fortifications. Enter one of the many churches to discover examples of ornamental ceramics--the painted decorations characteristic of the Byzantine period. Walk among 19th-century wooden houses, typical of the Black Sea's architecture of the period. Add Nessebar to your Nessebar travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Nessebar tour website.
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  • Beautiful and romantic place in Bulgaria, you can feel the Balkan spirit in this place. Many restaurants, souvenir shops and artists. Not to mention the long and impressive history of this place.  more »
  • Ancient town of Nessebar is well preserved, keeping a large amount of sightseeing if you are interested in historical places. Old churches, combined with new markets and lovely paved streets, a lots.....  more »
  • This is, for sure, one of the best places to visit. Here you can enjoy architecture, history, very nice places with welcoming people. You can come here every season. The beauty is not only in the summer vibes. Here you can find pleasure of being almost alone in the winter, early spring and late autumn. If you want to come to Bulgarian seaside you have to plan your holiday or travel to save your time to visit old Nessebar. I am sure that you will thank me. That is one of the most interesting places all over the world. Old Nessebar is part of the global historical heritage. There is strong reason for that.
  • Nice and friendly ancient town with living inhabitants😀

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