A+ / A-

Bozhentsi

Bozhentsi

BOJENTZI - This architectural and historic complex is situated in the central part of Stara planina. It is a picturesque place, preserving the atmosphere of old times. It combines incredible views, beautiful Balkan architecture and the hospitality of local people. The village of Bojentzi is a place which can bring you back in time and make you feel the authentic Bulgarian past. The village itself is founded in the beginning of Ottoman rule. During the siege of the city of Turnovo (the old capital)  a lady managed to escape together with some of her entourage. She chose that sheltered place in the Balkan and a village was founded, named after her - Bojentzi from Bojana. Distance from Gabrovo – 17 km.