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Village of Ganchovets

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Ganchovets is a village in Dryanovo municipality, Gabrovo region.

It is located 5 km northeast of Dryanovo, 26 km in the same direction of Gabrovo, 21 km southwest of Veliko Tarnovo and about 220 km northeast of Sofia.

The village is located at an altitude of 289 m near passes the river Dryanovska. The climate is with warm summers and cold winters.

The population numbers about 160 people. There are regular rail to Dryanovo, Veliko Tarnovo and the neighboring settlements.

In Ganchovets are built electricity and water supply systems. There are a town hall, community center, shop and two guest houses. Nearest kindergarten, schools and hospitals are in Dryanovo.

Every year in September in the village is a festival of homemade brandy called "rakia-magic."

Near Ganchovets can see the following sites:

  • Only 11 km from the village is Dryanovo Monastery "St. Archangel Michael" and "Bacho Kiro". Dryanovo monastery founded in the 12th century, is a bastion of Bulgarian spiritual culture. Bacho Kiro Cave is located west of the monastery, just 5 minutes walk. Is formed by the waters of Dryanovo River and is a maze with a total length of the galleries around 2400 meters from here goes green path.
  • In Dryanovo museum is "Kolyo Ficheto".
  • In Gabrovo can visit the ethnographic museum "ETAR". The museum is recreated numerous antique shops for traditional folk crafts. The complex features a hotel, restaurants, taverns and other establishments in the folk style.

Sources: http://bg.wikipedia.org, sabori.bg, http://rakia-magia.com/
Photos: panoramio.com

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