Twin Cities of Apulum, Alba Iulia

  Timacum Minus, Knjaževac

  Siscia, Sisak

  Sirmium, Sremska Mitrovica

  Sexaginta Prista, Ruse

  Roman Tomb Chapel, Pecs

  Roman Legion Camp Novae, Svishtov

  Kaleto Fortress, Belogradchik

  Histria, Constanta

  Felix Romuliana, Zaječar

  Diana, Iron Gate, Kladovo

  Colonia Ulpia Traiana Augusta Dacica, Sarmizegetusa

  Andautonia, Zagreb

  Pula, Brijuni

  Twin Cities of Apulum, Alba Iulia

  Timacum Minus, Knjaževac

  Siscia, Sisak

  Sirmium, Sremska Mitrovica

  Sexaginta Prista, Ruse

  Roman Tomb Chapel, Pecs

  Roman Legion Camp Novae, Svishtov

  Kaleto Fortress, Belogradchik

  Histria, Constanta

  Felix Romuliana, Zaječar

  Diana, Iron Gate, Kladovo

  Colonia Ulpia Traiana Augusta Dacica, Sarmizegetusa

  Andautonia, Zagreb

  Pula, Brijuni

Locality: Svishtov

Roman Historical Site: Roman Legion Camp Novae

Archaeological sites: A legionary base, one of the cornerstones of the Danube frontier defenses, spreading over almost 30 hectares.

Medium Yes

Visitor center at the site

Tourist attractions

Languages

Domestic, English

Restaurant, cafe or bar

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Souvenir shop/Craft shop

Few souvenirs from Roman period

Interpretation at the site

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Static

Monitors

 

Panels and boards

 

Exhibition

 

Information center

Live
Guides, professor’s archaeologists, curator, Actors, volunteers

Guided tours on request

 

Archaeologist

About destination

Svishtov city centre is located on a small hill near from the bank of the Danube. It is just 82 km from the main transport hub of Ruse. There is a very pleasant green area on the Danube river, situated near the Roman town of Nove and other tourist attractions and monuments. During their stay in the city, visitors can enjoy the “Aleko Konstantinov” house-museum, the Ethnographic Museum, Svishtov Monastery of Pokrov Bogorodichen, the Museum of Urban Life and Culture and the Holy Trinity Church. Around the “Academic” Stadium, home to the OFC Akademik Svishtov football team there are pedestrian zones and there is parking at the main entrance.

Tourist info

www.bulgariatravel.org

How to reach Svishtov

Sisak is the administrative centre of Sisak-Moslavina County, Croatia’s largest river port and a centre of river shipping industry (Dunavski Lloyd). It lies on the main Zagreb-Sisak-Petrinja link road (M12.2) and the railroad Zagreb-Sisak-Sunja.

 

Trains connect Svishtov several times daily with Levski

The main transport hub for Svishtov is in Ruse (82 km). Hourly bus services connect the two cities; a twice daily service connects Svishtov with Vidin (283 km). Tourists catch a bus either in Pleven or in Kozloduy.

There is a cycle path to the Roman site of Nove from Svishtov (4 km)

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