Travel with a car rental in Gotse Delchev
General information about Gotse Delchev
You can find the town of Gotse Delchev nestled at the foot of two of the largest mountains in Bulgaria (Pirin and Rhodope Mountain), into the Mesta valley. It is surrounded by gorgeous scenery and picturesque views which attract the tourists. Nevrokopska River is crossing the town who was known by the name of Nevrokop in the past.
Nevrokop is the successor of the ancient town of Nicopolis ad Nestrum, which was founded in the 2nd century by the Roman emperor Trajan. In the Middle Ages the city was part of the Roman Empire until 1920. It is interesting to note that the first mayor after the liberation was Peyo Yavorov.
In 1951 the town was named after the revolutionary Goce Delchev. Georgi (Gotse) Delchev Nikolov is one of the most important Bulgarian revolutionary, leader and ideologist of the Bulgarian Macedonian-Adrianople Revolutionary Committees, a national hero in Bulgaria and Macedonia.
Sightseeing around Gotse Delchev
Momina ravine (gorge of Mesta River)
There are the remains of the late antique and medieval fortress Momina tower in village of Kremen and another fortress in the village Gospodintsi. You can visit them by car rental from Top Rent A Car.
- The rock phenomena Kupena
"Pirostiyata" is a a natural landmark, which consists of three large upright stones and one lying on them. An interesting fact is that lying stone keep water even during drought. According to the legends this water is healthy.
The visitors of the town can learn more about it and its history is visit the ancient fortress and a village dated from the IX – X century.
- National Park "Pirin"
The park covers most of Pirin Mountain and is one of three national parks in the country. Due to the varied terrain that the park covers, it has a rich variety of flora and fauna.
The best hotels in Gotse Delchev, according to Trip Advisor:
- Hotel Valentino
- Hotel Baroto
- Yancheva Guest House (3.2 km from Gotse Delchev)
- Zlatinovi Houses (3.2 km from Gotse Delchev)
- Galabova Guest House (3.3 km from Gotse Delchev)
The best restaurants in Gotse Delchev, according to Trip Advisor:
- Uva Nestum
Where to rent a car in Gotse Delchev very easy and quickly?
If you plan to visit Gotse Delchev and have not yet booked your rental car, you may do so by using our reservations left. You can use Sofia as a starting point for your trip to Bulgaria. Gotse Delchev is located 200 km far from the capital - Sofia, and 97 km far from Blagoevgrad. Top Rent A Car offers direct deliveries to all sea, ski and golf resorts in Bulgaria.
Muratovo Lake (Муратово езеро), Pirin By Pudelek (Marcin Szala) (Own work) [ CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons