Brankovtsi is a village in northwestern Bulgaria. It is located in the municipality of Gramada, District of Vidin.
It is located 10 km west of Gramada city, 36 km southwest from the town of Vidin and 207 kilometers north-west of Sofia city.
The terrain is hilly, the average altitude is 208 m, the climate is temperate-continental with relatively cold winters and hot summers.
The terrain is hilly , the average altitude is 208 m climate is temperate continental with relatively cold winters and hot summers.
The population of Brankovtsi numbers about 120 people.
It is situated 2.5 km from the main road to Rakovitsa village.
There are high school and kindergarten , GPs and dentists in the municipal centre Gramada.
There are plenty of forests, springs and rivers around and in the village.
In the region you can also visit:
Magura cave, located about 28 km south. The cave is one of the most beautiful in the country, a part of the Hundred national tourist sites. It was carved from a river. It occupies over 30 000 sq m of area and the total length of the galleries found so far is about 2500 m.
Rakovitsa monastery Sveta Troitsa /Holy Trinity/, which is located 21 km to the southwest. Founded in 10-11 century, after the fall of Bulgaria under Ottoman rule the monastery declined. It was restored in the 17th century by St. Pimen of Sofia, but in the late 18th century, was destroyed. Currently it is restored and operating.