Karlievo is a village in West Bulgaria. It is situated in Zlatitsa municipality, Sofia region.
It is situated in mountain region at the foot of Sredna gora mountain that is part of Stara planina mountain and its altitude is about 596 m. The climate is temperate and is influenced by cold north winds (that are coming from the Danubian Plain and the Zlatishki passage) and the hot sub tropical that are coming from the river of Topolnitsa river.
The permanent population is about 209 people.
The village is considerably well maintained - the main streets are asphalted and with lighting, there are water and electricity systems. The mobile operators have coverage, also there is made internet connection and access to cable TV.
Here are functioning town hall, community center, coffee shop and store. The nearest school, kindergarten and medical assistance you can find in the town of Zlatitsa. The specialized hospitals are in the capital Sofia.
In the village there is Orthodox church "St Evstatii" and on the date of his celebration is organized big festival.
Near it flows small river and you can go there for a walk and excursions.
The area is suitable also for mountain tourism there is a route to Svishti plaz peak and also options for village tourism, ski sport in Kokalsko complex.
The people that enjoy fishing go on excursions to Dushantsi dam (15 km). There is catch of rudd, bream and other fish. The place is also suitable for picnics and relaxation.