Vabel is a village in North Bulgaria. It is situated in Nikopol municipality, Pleven region.
In the town of Targovishte there is a quarter with the same name.
It is located in the Danubian Plain on a plateau and its altitude is about 175 m. The climate is temperate with big differences in the average temperatures during the seasons. The winter is severe for the lots of snow precipitation and the huge drifts. The summer is dry and hot but the soil is fertile and suitable for farming.
Bus transportion connects it to the other settlements. The main streets are asphalted and there is lightning. There are constructed electricity and water installations. The mobile operators have coverage.
The permanent population is about 773 people.
Here are functioning town hall, community center, stores and restaurants. One GP and one dentist take care for the health of the people. The nearest hospital is the town of Pleven as the schools and kindergartens you will find on the territory of Nikopol.
The name of the village is from the word "vabel" that means deep well as the in the village most of the wells are more 40 m deep.
Interesting landmarks that can be seen are the church that is made of stone and lead, as well as monument of the fallen Russian soldiers.
In the town of Nikopol there are many landmarks such "Eliya" drinking fountain, the church "St St Petar and Paul", the Nikopol fortress, "Vassil Levksi museum" etc.
In the town of Pleven you can visit three of the 100 Tourist Sites of Bulgaria - Pleven Epopee 1877, the Regional History museum and the mausoleum-chapel "St George Pobedonosets". Other interesting places in proximity are Kaylaka park and the Wine Museum.