Haskovo municipality is located in the central part of Southern Bulgaria and occupies the most western part of Haskovo county. It is located on a territory of 737 square meters, which is 13% of the territory of Haskovo county. Its geographic location is extremely favourable and important.
Haskovo municipality includes the town of Haskovo and 35 villages. It is a transport cross road between Europe, the Near East and the Middle East, which is a good prerequisite for an international commercial and cultural exchange. The basic bus and railway connections between the entrance and the exit boundary points in Bulgaria, which determine to a great extent the successful trade with Republic of Greece and Republic of Turkey, are located in it.
Haskovo municipality disposes of a well developed tourist base, as well as of base for sport, business and cultural events.
Quick facts about Municipality HaskovoIn Bulgarian (Native transliteraion): Община Хасково
Region: South-Central planing region of Bulgaria
District: Haskovo district
Municipality: Haskovo municipality
Area Size: 737km2
Population: 116641 people (2005)