Veliko Tarnovo » Information
The beautiful Veliko Tarnovo is one of the most ancient Bulgarian cities with a history of more than 5 millennia. It is situated in northern Bulgaria, at the foot at the Balkan range, 250 km northeast of the capital Sofia, 7 km southwest of Gorna Oryahovitsa, 85 km east of Lovech, and 105 km southwest of Rousse. Famous as the historical capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire with unique architecture, rich cultural and historical heritage, Veliko Tarnovo is a popular tourist center where many car hire companies offer their services. However, if you want to save time and money by instantly booking your car online in Veliko Tarnovo through Motoroads, you will get some of the most competitive car hire rates and preferential rental conditions for your Veliko Tarnovo car rental. A great city to explore in its own right, with the medieval citadel of Tsarevets, many historic churches and monasteries, Veliko Tarnovo is also the best touring base for visiting central Bulgaria by rental car: to the nearby picturesque villages of Arbanassi and Bozhentsi, located respectively 7 km northeast and 40 km southwest from the town, to the National Revival crafts towns of Elena, Tryavna, Gabrovo, to a cluster of nearby stunning monasteries, or to the Valley of Roses along highway E85 through the impressive Shipka Pass.