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Municipality Topolovgrad

Topolovgrad, HaskovoThe Topolovgrad municipality is located in South-Central Bulgaria (Haskovo District) on the northern slopes of Sakar Mountain and the lower stream of the Toundzha River. It borders 7 other municipalities and the Republic of Turkey near Prisadets village.
The Municipality consists of town of Topolovgard (municipal center) and 20 villages. It is crossed by several; transport roads: Road P-76 Harmanli - Topolovgrad - Elhovo - Bourgas, a main connection to the southern part of the Black Sea coast; Road 11-78 Radovets - Topolovgrad - Radnevo, connection to Central Bulgaria; Road Svilengrad - Radovets - Elhovo, for direct access from northeastern Bulgaria to Kapitan Andreevo border control point.
Of national and historic importance on the teritory of municipality Topolovgrad are the dolmens in the villages Hlyabovo, Bulgarska Polyana and Sakartsi - these are megalith tombstones to the indigenous population dating back to 12 - 7 - 6 c. B.C. The easiest is the access to the dolmen in the Nachevi Chairi locality to the southeast of Hlyabovo village. Paleokastro ritual complex at 3 km to the west of Topolovgrad is a settlement with a fortress, which has existed for over 1,500 years and is located on the very peak and spreads to the north of it. There are 150 rock suns (convex and concave) carved in the rocks.

Quick facts about Municipality Topolovgrad

In Bulgarian (Native transliteraion): Община Тополовград
Region: South-Central planing region of Bulgaria
District: Haskovo district
Municipality: Topolovgrad municipality
Latitude: 42.0830002
Longtitude: 26.3330002
Altitude: 4
Area Size: 716km2
Population: 16156 people (2005)

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Bulgarska polyana

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News Municipality Topolovgrad (3) »

2009-10-23 The cult complex Paleocastro near Topolovgrad (Culture)
2008-12-15 1st Bison Farm in Eastern Europe Started in village of Orlov dol (Business)
2008-09-05 6th International Meeting On The Imperial Eagle Starts In Topolovgrad (Society)

External links Municipality Topolovgrad

www.topolovgrad.com (Topolovgrad)

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