City profile

Pleven, with its 106,000 inhabitants is the academic, economic, cultural and medical centre of Central and West-north Bulgaria, situated in the heart of the Danube plain, just two hours from the capital Sofia.

Pleven boasts cultural, leisure and sporting facilities of the highest order. Pleven at night is never dull. There is a vast array of things to do and places to go, with pubs and cafes to cater for every conceivable taste. Entertainment is especially strong - music, drama, opera, and dance plus dozens of galleries and cinemas to ensure that free evenings are full evenings.


City Travel

Flights to Sofia from London [Heathrow]. London [Gatwick] London [Luton] and Manchester.

The Sofia-Bucharest-Moscow railway runs through Pleven. Sofia to Pleven: 3 hrs