Sredets is a town in Southeastern Bulgaria. Administrative center of Municipality Sredets, Burgas District.
Sredets is located at the foot of Strandzha mountain. It is 30 km southwest of Burgas - the largest port city of Bulgaria, international airport and railway station. Through the city passes the shortest route to Southern Bulgaria and southern coast of Turkey.
The climate is transitional-Mediterranean with the Black Sea climatic influence. Winter is mild, spring is cool and later compared to the lowlands. Summer is hot and dry and the autumn - warm and long. The average annual temperature is 11-12 ° C.
Decisive for the economy are services sector, agriculture and industry, in particular - metallurgy, machine building and chemical industries.
The territory of a professional Sredets School of mechanization, agriculture and electronics, primary school, two kindergartens and community center.
The town is the center of many cultural activities in their ethnographic center, cultural center, library.
Infrastructure is well developed. In the municipality passes key transportation routes of regional and international significance: Burgas - Sredets - Yambol, Burgas - Sredets - Elhovo, transport links with the Malko Turnovo - Istanbul, Bosnia - Tsarevo / south coast. The nearest railway station is in Bourgas.
Health care - Sredets population is served by outpatient primary care, Hospital for active treatment, the dental surgeries Branch of the Center for Emergency Medical Care Bourgas.
Sredets Municipality is located near the most developed tourist region in Bulgaria - Bulgarian Black Sea coast. The terrain is varied: from flat to hilly, with the presence of hills and valleys. This favors the development of hiking. The richness of the game provides great opportunities for development of hunting tourism. There is also an opportunity for bird watching. There are nests of some of the rarest birds recorded in the Red Book of Bulgaria. In the mountainous part of the municipality crosses the river Fakiyska offering suitable conditions for camping and fishing. For lovers of sport fishing is possible to practice its dams in the town of Sredets Momina Church village and others.