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Buzludzha Monument

Central Stara Planina, Kazanluk 6100, Bulgaria
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A must see in Bulgaria!

Do not go to Bulgaria without planning a visit here! Also, bring flahslights and sturdy clothes so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ola E
A lifetime exprience in the past. A "must to see" in Bulgaria!

Hi camrades, We had the chance to visit Bulgaria in mid-July 2017 and I must say than I heard... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David T
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Central Stara Planina, Kazanluk 6100, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do not go to Bulgaria without planning a visit here! Also, bring flahslights and sturdy clothes so you can go inside (it's a bit of a risk/adventure that we sadly had to miss due to having kids in summer dresses with us) - not that...More

Thank Ola E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hi camrades, We had the chance to visit Bulgaria in mid-July 2017 and I must say than I heard about Buzludzha Monument without taking it seriousl...until our visit in Shipka. It totally worth a trip there to see this big and strange monument from a...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This masterpiece of the Brutalist school of soviet architecture is truelly stunning to see in the flesh. Sad to see that it has fallen into such disrepair but amazing nevertheless. We even managed to sneak into the interior through some holes in the concrete foundation...More

1  Thank Toni M
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Magical place located on perect top spot lication. Full of history and magesty. A must see thing. Shame that is getting ruined. Hope it will be transformed into a museum of Communism as there is not better place for this purpose

1  Thank Pollinda
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The former house-monument of the Bulgarian Communist Party is a monument like no other. The exterior resembles a giant concrete flying saucer, and huge mosaics surround the central seating area in the interior. The views of the mountains are spectacular. The monument has fallen into...More

2  Thank vertovfan
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Do you would like to go into another world. Feel the spirit of a past time and let it affect you. Great Moments

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Who said it was no longer possible to go inside? Actually the thrill-seekers always come up with a new solution to sneak in. At least in early May 2017, there were 2 holes in the ground to try to get your way in. It's dangerous,...More

1  Thank Emira T
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I went before it was closed off. Still, it seemed a little dangerous.... lots of chards of glass and rusty wires. My friends absolutely loved it, though. A window into the past and another world.

1  Thank Laurel Z
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

1st place on DECAYED PLACE urban exploration Facebook group is an absolute MUST not only for its views but also for its thrill ! Not easy to get in through air duct and piles of rubble underground - rope ladder, torch, GoPro and proper outfit...More

2  Thank Mike F
Reviewed 21 April 2017

It's a very unusual monument, located in a scenic location in the mountains. It's not possible to enter anymore, but it's still worth coming here.

1  Thank P_Bjerkasholmen
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Marcos S
12 August 2017|
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Response from Mike F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Marcos. We are expats living in Bulgaria and visited Buzludzha every few months with a car. Only few weeks ago illegal access into the monument via the air ducts was sealed with a concrete cap and there is no access... More
智钦 杨
25 October 2016|
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Response from Andi A | Reviewed this property |
you can enter without any problem. motion controllers doesn't work.
14 September 2016|
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Response from Lagarder7 | Reviewed this property |
Last time that I was there I did not see any cameras or alarms. Still I do think that they have some kind of security over there, even though definitely there shouldn't be any power in the monument itself as it is abandoned... More