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Asen's Monument, Veliko Tarnovo
(4.5/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
Asen's Monument represents four kings of the Asen dynasty, founders and rulers of the medieval Bulgarian state. Also known as "The Riders," the sculpture features a large sword pointing toward the sky surrounded by the four kings on their horses. Visit the hilltop site to see this creation and take in the views of the surrounding valleys and the town below. To visit Asen's Monument on your holiday in Veliko Tarnovo, and find out what else Veliko Tarnovo has to offer, use our Veliko Tarnovo vacation generator.
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TripAdvisor
  • I haven't had a chance to go to, I'm afraid. I took photographs while sightseeing. The remote looks beautiful and imposing. There is a beautiful view to the river emerging
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  • Situated on the higher ground, in the middle of a geographical bowl and mostly surrounded by a river and the city overlooking you, this location is worth a vista with its huge sword like memorial. The...  more »
  • Asen's monument was built in honor of the Bulgarian kings--Asen, Petar, Kaloyan and Ivan Asen II-- during their reigns, under which Bulgaria achieved status and power. Unveiled in 1985, during the Com...  more »
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  • Impressive!
  • Breath-taking scenery
  • Absolutely worth seeing and very impressive site!
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