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City break in Balchik. Active leisure ideas for Balchik - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Balchik is widely known as a charming beach resort so most of the tourists visit the town in the summer months. However, beach recreation is far from the only entertainment available to guests of the city. The most popular location among tourists is the Botanical Garden of Balchik located near the old royal palace. The garden was founded in 1955. Its collection was formed through the cooperation of Botanical gardens from all over the world took. The area of the garden is about 16 acres. In this fabulously beautiful garden, you can see plants brought from all corners of the globe.
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In total, the garden has gathered a collection of more than 3,000 plants, which belong to 800 different species. It includes a very rare paper tree, various types of magnolias, sand lilies, ginkgo biloba tree, and other rare plant species. Visitors to the garden will surely enjoy walking paths and explanatory signs installed next to many exotic plants. The most interesting attraction of the garden is the alley of giant cacti. This collection is one of the largest in the world. The Botanical Garden of Balchik is a great place to visit with kids. The largest number of plants and flowers is available here during the warm season. Nevertheless, greenhouses with tropical plants can be visited even in winter.
Tours of Cape Kaliakra are very popular among nature enthusiasts. It juts out into the sea for almost 2,000 meters. During the tour, you can admire incredibly picturesque rocks and the sea, watch birds and see many rare plants. At the end of the cape, there is an observation deck offering stunning views. That's why the famous cape is often visited by photographers. This region is also of great interest from a historical point of view, as fragments of many ancient buildings have been preserved here. Well, these places attract not only tourists. If you visit the cape in summer, you can watch dolphins right from it. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Some amazing natural corners can be found even within the city limits. In the historical district of Balchik, you can see one of the largest mineral springs. It attracts many vacationers in summer. The townspeople believe that the water from this source has amazing healing properties. One of the most amazing and beautiful places in the city is the Garden of Allah, which has a very interesting collection of flowers. This garden is part of a vast palace park, which has been considered a sacred place by locals since ancient times. Hundreds of flowers bloom here in summer, forming elaborate patterns on the ground.
A visit to the local tasting center Queen's Winery House can be a very interesting entertainment. It appears in all guidebooks and is one of the most visited city attractions. Tastings are held in a charming historic building. Here you can taste the best wines brought from different regions of Bulgaria. Participants in the tasting will also be offered to try the best regional products. After the gastronomic entertainment, you can take a walk in the garden surrounding the house.
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Fans of active entertainment might be interested in visiting Aquapark Aquamania located in the vicinity of the city. This is a perfect place for both adults and children who can enjoy large pools of various depths and many colorful slides. The water park is situated in a beautiful natural area among large trees, so it is comfortable to have fun here in the summer heat. The water park has a lazy river, numerous fountains, shallow pools for the smallest kids, and original playgrounds. Among other things, the park provides some extreme attractions highly appreciated by thrill-seekers.
Another attractive feature of Balchik is the variety of golf clubs located around the city. One of the most attractive is BlackSeaRama Golf & Villas standing on a hilltop. Feel free to combine your favorite game with walks through picturesque areas. You’ll be able to visit observation platforms offering wonderful coastal views. The club also houses a restaurant and a bar so its guests can spend the whole day with comfort.
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Another attractive and well-maintained center is Lighthouse Golf providing top-level golf courses. The golf center belongs to one of the local hotels so a range of its services is available to travelers. For example, you can relax on the beautiful spacious poolside terraces or taste some specialties at the restaurant. All local golf courses are ideal for families. Of course, Balchik offers its visitors more entertainment in summer, including many interesting beach attractions and activities.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Balchik and surroundings

Reference information
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Balchik
♥   Nature Park 'Zlatni pyasatsi' , 19.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Shumensko plato' , 105.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Balchik
♥   Water park 'Kuban Resort and Aquapark' , 89.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aqua Paradise Water Park' Nesebar, 94.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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City break ideas for neighbours of Balchik

Guide to your best city break in Balchik - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Balchik - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Balchik?' disappears immediately.
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