Property in Obzor region for sale and rent
Being located at almost equal distances from Varna and Burgas, the town of Obzor is a favorite holiday destination, both for Bulgarian and foreign tourists. It has a population of over 2000 inhabitants and is situated 65 km south of Varna, 73 km north of Burgas and 530 km east of Sofia.
The beach by the town is long and it extends from Cape St. Atanas on the north to the southern Cape Mona Petra. It is followed by a small nestling cove and a beach named Irakli. Cape St. Nikola is several kilometres to the south, and the point called Emine is where the central cape of the Stara Planina Mountain meets the sea and it is considered to be the end of the Balkan Mountains- During the Middle Ages there was a fortress - Emona and the area around was called Paleokastro. Many monks and hermits used to live in the rocks and there were lots of small chapels and monasteries.