The rose festival will take place on June 2nd 2013 at Kazanlak
Kazanlak is a town located in the centre of the valley bearing the same name, whose eastern part is known beyond the boundaries of Bulgaria as the Valley of the Roses. It is about 250km away east of Sofia, 55km east of Karlovo, 48km south of Gabrovo, 75km west of Sliven, 35km north-west from Stara Zagora and 108km north-east from Plovdiv. Kazanluk is an important industrial, historical and cultural centre. The town is the Capital of the Roses(rose growing) in Bulgaria.
The Valley of Roses is majestic! It is the home of the exquisite and rare Bulgarian rose oil, also known as “attar of roses”, a well renowned world center for rose oil production and the source of many of the world’s finest perfumes. May and June are the most majestic months in the Rose valley, as thye rose fields are blossoming and the entire valley is enveloped with their fragrance. It is unique and rare experience to spend a night or two at Kazanlak in May or June- to breath, to immerse in the rose fragrance.
Feel the roses as e resource for healing, creativity, balance peace and beauty.
Visit Kazanlak during 24.05-24.06.2013 and be with us for the Rose festival. There will be many entertainments during the period. The main celebrating is between31th of May -2nd of June 2013.
There will be held many folklore concerts, rose-picking spectacl, a carnival parade, queen’s chronicles and many others.