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holiday in Velingrad
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One of the most inaccessible fortresses Rhodope is secluded on the top of the Batak Karkaria ridge mountains, near Rakitovo. Zidat is maintained at a height of 6 meters and a thickness of 3 m. In the highest part of the fortress has stood inside the fortress (citadel), occupying an area of 1500 sq m. The walls are preserved to a height of 2,5 m very impressed make four cisterns for water depth 10 m. There have been no archaeological excavations and the remains are preserved and exhibited in the museum, created in the tourism hut under the fortress.