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Family trip to Plovdiv with children. Ideas on where to go with your child

Plovdiv is a fairly large city by the standards of Bulgaria. There are several places where it will be interesting for both adults and children. Although there are not many attractions in the city, entertainment for children can be found in local shopping centers. Usually, these are simple things like a shooting range, a small skating rink or a couple of slot machines designed more for kids than teenagers. However, there are exceptions. For example, there is a full playground on the top floor of the Mall Plovdiv. You will be able to leave the child under the care of a caregiver and go shopping at this time.
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There is a place where the whole family should come on a hot summer day, perhaps more than once during a vacation in the city. This is Aqualand Water Park. It is located on the territory of the hotel of the same name. So if you plan not only to visit the local attractions but also to sunbathe and swim on vacation, then you can stay in this hotel. You will not have to pay for the entrance to the water park in this case. Visiting water slides and swimming pools will be included in the price.
There is a twenty-five-meter swimming pool, built according to the Olympic standard, in Aqualand. Young swimmers will love it. There are also two shallow pools with simple slides for the youngest children here. The pool with artificial waves will appeal to those who want to feel the presence of the sea. Rent a sunbed is not free. But the chosen place is assigned to you until the end of the day. You can also buy a children's swimsuit, swimming goggles, towel if you forget something you need at home. There is also good news for those who do not want to leave the Park for a joint meal with a child. The bistro is located on the territory of Aqualand. Copyright
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The Park opened in 2006, has been a favorite holiday destination among citizens for many years. This has its advantages – sociable children will always have someone to play with their peers-Bulgarians. But if you decide to go on the weekend here, please note that the child will have to be careful not to collide with anyone in the pool. There will be many children of all ages at this time here. There are small slides in the form of inhabitants of the sea for kids in the Water Park. There is also entertainment more interesting like attractions Tsunami or Kamikaze. The total number of Aqualand slides is sixteen. This is enough for a whole day of relaxing together.
The Georgiadi House in Plovdiv The opportunity to go one or more routes near Plovdiv is for those children who love hiking and are interested in natural objects rather than beautiful city buildings. The idea of going on a small hike-adventure with crossing rivers and conquering the surrounding rocks may appeal to a teenager. At the same time, kids can just walk a couple of hours on a flat road surrounded by local nature. There are also many roads for cycling in addition to hiking trails. So if the child knows how to ride a bike, it is worth going together to conquer the suburbs of Plovdiv.
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If the child loves animals, or at least is not afraid of them, then you can go for a horse ride. There are stables on several nearby ranches like Buffy. The instructor will take very young children to his saddle. Children a little older can already ride a pony. A child older than 8 years can be put on an adult horse. Local horses are accustomed to walk step by step along the established route. So you can not worry about safety. Bright impressions will be guaranteed to the child. Just do not go on a trip for a few hours. This can lead to muscle pain due to a lack of experience. If the child likes the role of the rider, then you can take a few private riding lessons.
There are places in the city where you should definitely go with a child of any age. It is, of course, Old Plovdiv. It is one thing to read about ancient civilizations in a history textbook, and quite another to see ancient buildings with your own eyes. Your child will not remain indifferent at the sight of the ruins of the ancient stadium, where sports competitions between the Romans were once held. You can also visit the well-preserved theater of the Roman Empire. Older children interested in history will enjoy the ruins of the village of Nebet Tepe.
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Regional Archaeological Museum will also appeal to children. There are weapons, pieces of clothing, coins and interior items there. You can also go with your child to the Perushtitsa Historical Museum. The Aviation Museum will appeal to both boys and many girls. There is an "outside" exhibit, located in an open area. It presented by several dozen real decommissioned aircraft here. There is also an "internal" exhibition located in the building. It consists mainly of models, personal belongings of pilots and astronauts. The child will be able to see the original spacecraft of the first Bulgarian cosmonaut here.
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♥   Zoo 'Plovdiv Zoo' Plovdiv, 3.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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♥   Zoo 'Lovech Zoo' Lovech, 109.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Pleven Zoo' Pleven, 137.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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