Gabrovo Province

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Coordinates: 42°55′N 25°15′E / 42.917°N 25.250°E / 42.917; 25.250

Gabrovo Province

Област Габрово
Location of Gabrovo Province in Bulgaria
Location of Gabrovo Province in Bulgaria
CountryBulgaria
CapitalGabrovo
Municipalities4
Area
 • Total2,023 km2 (781 sq mi)
Population
 (February 2011)[1]
 • Total122,702
 • Density61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
License plateEB
Websitegb.government.bg

Gabrovo Province is a province in Bulgaria. The capital city is also named Gabrovo.

Places of interest in Gabrovo province include architectural reserve Bozhentsi. Hiking is widely available in the Central Balkan National Park and in the Bulgarka Nature Park.

Municipalities[change | change source]

The Gabrovo province has four municipalities. The following table shows the names of each municipality, the main town (in bold) or village, and the population of each as of 2009.

Municipality Pop.[1] Town/Village Pop.[2][3]
Dryanovo 10,502 Dryanovo 8,043
Gabrovo 67,501 Gabrovo 60,281
Sevlievo 39,537 Sevlievo 24,065
Tryavna 12,461 Tryavna 9,831

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