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Razlog, BlagoevgradRazlog (13 403 inhabitants, 825 m above sea level) is located in the so called Razlojka valley, in the "hug" of 3 mountains - Rila to the north, Pirin to the south, and the Rhodopes to the east. It is intimately hugged between two hills -Golak to the north and Sarovitza to the south. Nearby flows the Mesta River.

The town of Razlog is 155 km away from Sofia, 53 km southwest of Blagoevgrad, 141 km southwest of Plovdiv and 6 km north of Bansko.

The sightseeing tour of Razlog is a pleasant and interesting experience. 41 residential houses of the revival architectural style, of the Razlog-Chepino house type have the qualities of monuments of culture. They are mostly at Macedonia square and in Vuzrajdane Street.