Blagoevgrad is situated in the southwestern corner of Bulgaria and is stretched in an area of about 628 square kilometer. The population of Blagoevgrad is approximately 71,361 and it lies 430 m above the sea level.
Blagoevgrad region is blessed with abundant natural resources and can be characterized by the unique geographical characteristics and they offer rich flora and fauna. The roaring rivers, picturesque lakes and the thermal springs adds to the mystifying beauty of the country and make it all the more attractive. The lush green mountain forests are just awesome turns Blagoevgrad of Bulgaria into a heavenly abode.
Blagoevgrad is one of the major tourist attractions in Bulgaria has lot to offer to the tourists. The visitors can get the information from the tourist information center and numerous travel agencies are scattered in the town to assist the travelers. Transportation facilities are also well organized in Blagoevgrad. Thus the city of Blagoevgrad is one of the important cities of Bulgaria both in terms of industrial and tourist point of view.