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Asen's Monument, Veliko Tarnovo

(4.6/5 based on 140+ 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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  • Monument on the mountain in the middle of town, the view is very nice, you can see the city grow under the walls of the Valley. Relax, observe people, listen to the sounds and the sounds of the city. There is a cafe on one of the sides of the Museum, buy a drink and enjoy the scenery.
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  • Historical monument of Bulgarian tsars near the art museum. Nice view onto the river bend and the terrace houses of Tarnovo. 
  • The monument is dedicated to Asen brothers, who started the up-rising against Byzantine rule. The four equestrial statues are real masterpieces. The plateau where they are placed offer a great view ov...  more »
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  • Impressive!
  • Breath-taking scenery
  • Absolutely worth seeing and very impressive site!
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