A desert in Europe? Yes! Here in Bulgaria, you can see a real desert with unique natural rock formations - The Stone Forest.
The Stone Forest is the only place in Bulgaria where the archaeologist found evidence of human life from the Mesolithic period (it is believed to be 50 million years old).
This beautiful, natural phenomenon is the only one of its kind in the country and a really interesting place to visit. There are a few theories of how it came to be. The most popular is that the rock formations formed as a result of environmental factors - sea waves, wind, rain, algae.
The Stone Forest attracts many visitors and tourists during the summer and is very easy to reach by car.
Free admission to the Stone Forest
Visit the Stone Forest for free with Varna City Card!
The Stone Forest (Pobiti Kamani) is considered the only desert in Bulgaria and one of the few found in Europe. This unique natural phenomenon attracts many visitors and tourists during the summer and is very easy to reach by car.
How to get to The Stone Forest:
- car (23-minute drive)
- by buses 43 (get off at the bus station of the village Slanchevo) + 40-minute walk (2km)
- The voucher can be used only once.
- The voucher can be used by people who have the Adult or Adult & Child City Card.