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Perperikon A Civilization of the Rock People by Nikolay Ovcharov

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Published by Borina Pub House .
Written in English


  • Archaeology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13055806M
ISBN 109545001402
ISBN 109789545001406

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The Perperikon Suite is the brand new album by the Hristo Vitchev Quintet. The music, which is inspired by the spirit and magic of the ancient and sacred Thracian city of Perperikon, combines modern jazz, fusion, world, and orchestral elements into a large scale jazz suite in 7 movements.5/5(2). Hotel Perperikon - Featuring free private parking, an elevator and a private parking lot, Hotel Perperikon offers accommodation in the vicinity of Gledka. The venue comprises 27 rooms. We recommend booking Perperikon tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 9 Perperikon tours on Tripadvisor/5(75). Day-Trip to the Stone City of Perperikon from Plovdiv BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $ Duration: 5 to 6 hours. Buy tours from $ 4 Days Natural and Historical Wonders of the Rhodope mountain Motorcyle tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $ Duration: 4 days.

There is an entrance fee and a guided tour. Guides are provided by the Kardzhali History Museum - check with them direct if possible to book a tour in a language other than Bulgarian or hire an interpreter. Perperikon is about km (3 hours drive) from Sofia and about km (less than 2 hours drive) from Plovdiv. The road is generally well.   - One of the most beautiful and mysterious ancient places in Bulgaria is the Thracian city of Perperikon. Located in the Eastern Rhodope range, about 15 km away from the city of Kardzhali, this ancient site is often called Bulgaria’s Machu Picchu and sometimes also Europe’s Machu Picchu. Perperikon was an important Thracian holy sanctuary which became a Roman town around the first century BC and was later the site of a medieval fortress.. Inhabited since BC, Perperikon became home to the Temple of Dionysus, legendary for being the place of great prophecies. One of the most famous of these involved Alexander the Great, who was told that he would conquer the world in . Perperikon (or Hyperperakion or Perperakion) is in the Eastern Rhodope range, some 10 miles from the town of Kurdzhali. The roads from Sofia, via Asenovgrad or Haskovo, are fairly good and well maintained. Perperikon is perched on a rocky peak at 1, ft above sea level guarded at its foot by the village of Gorna Krepost [high castle].

Hotel Perperikon features a restaurant, serving traditional Bulgarian and international dishes, complimented by a wide selection of wines. The center of Kŭrdzhali is located 1, feet away. The Central Bus Station is set mi away, while the Central Rail Station is located mi from the Hotel Perperikon/10(37). Perperikon –the Temple of Dionysus in Mount Rhodope. The fascinating remains of what many now believe to be the Temple of Dionysus, are perched high on a hill top in the Eastern Rhodope mountain range, around 15 kilometres or so from the town of Kardzhali.   The title of the suite takes its name from the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon, located in present day Bulgaria. As composer Vitchev writes 'The megalith complex is made up of four main elements: the citadel, the acropolis, the palace, and the two outer cities. Book your tickets online for Perperikon, Kardzhali Province: See 75 reviews, articles, and photos of Perperikon, ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor among 9 attractions in Kardzhali Province/ TripAdvisor reviews.