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The Covered Bridge

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Address: Osam River, Lovech 5500, Bulgaria
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On my way to Plovdiv i stop for a while to the Covered Bridge in Lovech. Is a nice place, with a lot of souvenir shops inside and a few coffee shops near the north entrance. Stay... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

On my way to Plovdiv i stop for a while to the Covered Bridge in Lovech. Is a nice place, with a lot of souvenir shops inside and a few coffee shops near the north entrance. Stay there and enjoy an ice creme or a coffee! The bridge is a rebuild of the original bridge from the end of 19... More 

Thank airamerica
Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful covered bridge, with small shops inside. Definitely it worths a visit. I was a bit disappointed by the winter ornaments hanging at the entrance on the bridge and altering its beauty.

Thank Adina244
Bat Yam, Israel
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Very special location. Bridge is very old and have number of shops inside the bridge. Suggested location in the city

Thank Evgeny G
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Not bad, but nothing that interesting to see. A bridge with a roof and a bunch of souvenir shops. Give it a go

Thank Georgi G
Sofia, Bulgaria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

You get a beautiful view of the old Baroque houses the river and the fortress. Have a coffee at the coffee shop with white jam. There are many little souvenir shops. Most don't offer anything different from your average souvenir, but there are a few others that are more interesting. It's a good stop on a rainy day, as it... More 

Thank dorinadsm
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

There is an ancient covered bridge that links the Osum riversides .You can find a lot of small shops!

Thank Luminita B
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Probably one of the most interesting architectural piece of art built in those years in Bulgaria. 👍

Thank Radoslav P
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Although the bridge looks pretty in photographs it is really just a covered souvenir shopping arcade. Nice to wander through but not really a tourist attraction.

Thank Elainekay42
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

People used to see and know the covered bridge in Venice as the one and only, well- not. This one is also covered and it is lovely. Inside there are few small shops some of them offering hand-made crafts. It is great and i appreciate these guys work they are so talented.

Thank Neli S
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

It is nice place with shops along the path. You can buy souvenirs and other objects made in a traditional way. There is also a tourist information center where you can find out more about the places to visit in Lovech.

Thank Maria Alexandra M

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