Bukovets is a village in the municipality of Veliko Tarnovo on 400m altitude.
It is 16 km far from Veliko Tarnovo, 17 km from Dryanovo, 37 km from Gabrovo, 222 km from Sofia and 238 km from the the sea capital Varna.
The village is located on the North side of mountain upland with a view to the Shipka, Buzludzha and Botev peaks. It’s on the border of Veliko Tarnovo and Gabrovo regions in a beautiful natural district with crystal clear mountain air.
The local people are around hundred, but during the past years there’s a tendency more and more houses to be bought or repaired.
The nearest hut, where the tourists can stay is Bukovets hut. There are equipped routes for rock climbing, as well as sports and children’s ground. Tourists can hire qualified instructors on rock climbing and ski. There are also marked walk and bikeways.