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Address: Sapareva Banya, Bulgaria

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Hottest Geyser in Europe!

The hottest geyser in Europe, it definitely deserves some attention. It is a great place to visit with kids, but not a long stop. Half an hour is plenty to take it in. Spend the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 November 2016
Christina S
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Sofia, Grad Sofiya, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The geyser is interesting but there is no much too see. There are no children places and no shadow where you can hide in the summer. There is only one place for having coffee which i haven't tried.

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Thank Vladimir V
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am here for 2nd time and I like the hotel a lot. I will come in the summer with friends for sure. Lilly and Iliyan were very nice and really love to have guests. Kisses Lilly

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Thank Cloverina
Tel Aviv, Israel
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

They "locked" this so called geyser in a brick cell, with all kind of pipes around it. This is hardly an attraction worth visiting, maybe the city itself is nicer in the summer, but in the winter - do yourself a huge favor and skip...

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

I wouldnt recommend that you go out of your way to see it! Situated in a nice town centre area and close to cafes and restaurants.

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Thank Martin D
Sunny Beach, Bulgaria
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Well the geyser itself it interesting natural wonders .but in this situation look ugly and abandoned..They closed soon you can't see anything and just sam smell and smoke ..Before people are sein thath you. can see exploiting ..Knower en they stop the the hot water in the park

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Thank Elihabanos
Sofia, Grad Sofiya, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The hottest geyser in Europe, it definitely deserves some attention. It is a great place to visit with kids, but not a long stop. Half an hour is plenty to take it in. Spend the rest of your time in the relaxing mineral pools or spa to make a day of it!

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Thank Christina S
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We stopped off here on our way to Rila Mountain (via the Panichishte Chairlift) Took shoes off and paddled through the water - Very Refreshing. Sat down for 1/2 hour at the side and occasionally got wet with the spray of the geyser There was a few childrens funfair rides and a bouncy castle on the outskirts of the park.... More 

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Thank ZagZam
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

had a short stop to the hot mineral spring and dipped our feet in the water. very refreshing. the small park it sits in has amenities for kids to play and shops to eat and drink. had an hour stop off on way to Rila monastery (Review to Follow) well worth the visit as a keen photographer.

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Thank Karl Y
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The geyser is situated in a small park, the actual fountain good do with a refurbishment, the park is pleasant to sit in, although the spring does smell strongly of sulphur

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

While staying in sapareva banya for our rila lakes tour we visited the town center and the geyser and dipped our feet in the mineral water. Nice for a short visit if you are in that area.

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