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Municipality Yakoruda

Yakoruda, Blagoevgrad provinceThe Yakoruda municipality is located in South-West Bulgaria in Blagoevgrad District. The Municipality includes Yakorouda town and 7 villages. The religious temples in Yakorouda Municipality are 8 mosques and 2 churches, of which 7 mosques are located in the villages.
In the land of Yakorouda town there are two mineral springs and one drill-hole of flow rate 28 -32 liters per second and 42°C temperature. The northern part of the Municipality falls within the Rila National Park. Other natural sights are the waterfall on the Chesna River; the centuries-old trees near Bountsevo village; the bee-garden in Konarsko village, where some of the bee-hives were started 120 years ago.
Yakorouda is an important starting point for hikes throughout the whole Rila Mountain and the Rhodopes, as well as a way point of hiking marches between Pirin Mountain and Rila Mountain. The cleanliness of the air, water bodies and soils makes the region one of the most environmentally clean in Bulgaria.

Quick facts about Municipality Yakoruda

In Bulgarian (Native transliteraion): Община Якоруда
Other transliteration(s): Iakoruda
Region: South-Western planing region of Bulgaria
District: Blagoevgrad district
Municipality: Yakoruda municipality
Latitude: 42.0250015
Longtitude: 23.6840000
Altitude: 7
Area Size: 339km2
Population: 11414 people (2005)

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News Municipality Yakoruda (2) »

2009-08-12 Gradishtka Kalia fortress near Yakoruda as tourism destination (Travel)
2008-10-25 Light Earthquake, With Epicenter in Yakoruda Municipality (Accidents)

External links Municipality Yakoruda

yakoruda.e-gov.bg (Yakoruda)
yakoruda.com (Yakoruda)
yakoruda.hit.bg (Yakoruda)

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