Kazanka is a village in southern Bulgaria. It is located in Stara Zagora Municipality, Stara Zagora region.
The village is 8 km northwest from the resort Starozagorski mineralni bani, about 22 km northwest from the district city of Stara Zagora and 238 km southeast from the capital city of Sofia. There is a daily bus transport to the village.
Kazanka is situated at an altitude of 493 meters on the southern slopes of Surnena Average Forest mountain in the influx of two rivers - Rahmanska and Ottoman. Surrounded by mountain peaks with a height of 600 to 750 meters altitude.
The climate is continental with a touch of mountain influence. Winter is mild with an average January temperature about 1 ° C. Summer days are sunny and hot and the nights cool.
The permanent population is about 152 inhabitants.
The village is well developed. The houses are arranged in tiers around a beautiful center with a church, town hall and community center.
The school does not work, but the nearest one is located in the village of Rozovo 12 km away. The nearest kindergarten is in Stara Zagora Spa Resort, a district general hospital is in Stara Zagora.
In the area of Kazanka you can visit:
"Kazaneto" a landmark located 2.5 km from the village. Narrow bed of the river forms a threshold from which the falling water has carved in granite a few holes in the form of stills.
7 km north of the village rises Ruya peak (812 m above sea level), from which a beautiful panorama of Central Stara Planina and the Kazanlak valley where Tundzha river passes through it can be seen.
Starozagorski bani - a national Spa resort, with attractive opportunities for climatic and spa and renovated facilities for recreation.
Source: www.bg.wikipedia.org; www.tour.starazagora.net