Devetashka cave

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Милен Иванов on February 2, 2012

Devetashka cave was discovered in 1921 and the total length is 2442 m, total area is 20,400 m2, height - 60 m. It is located about 15 km. northeast of Lovech, near the village Devetaki the east coast of Osum.

Access to the cave is more than a kilometer long trail that begins shortly after the exit road from Lovech - Levski village Devetaki east. In wet weather is difficult. After the bridge has formed a makeshift parking in the grass.

Natural landmark is home to thousands of bats. [1].

About 40 m inside the entrance hall is spacious with an area of ​​2400 m2 Inside the cave there are two branches, one in which the creek flows, and the other is dry and warm. There are beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Arches at the entrance are impressive. Bronze application of the 5th century BC, discovered in a cave Devetashka. Exhibit of NMI

One of the halls in the cave named "Altar." It digs in the Regional Historical Museum, Lovech made discoveries of some of the most interesting relics of the Neolithic time in the Bulgarian lands. Included in the exhibition of the Museum Collection "Vasil and Atanas".

In addition to archaeological finds cave is known for the diversity of residents. Because of the breeding season of mammals inhabit the cave in June and July it is fully closed to visitors. Here live 12 species of protected amphibian, snake snake (included in the Red Book), southern crested newt, frog tree, common marsh konstenurka, Hermann's tortoise (submitted to the World Red List), 82 bird species that occur in the region, of which 13 included in the Red Book, 34 species of mammals (4 of which are imported into the Red Book of Bulgaria, and 15 - in the global Red List) and 9 species of bats.

Antoni F. on February 2, 2012

Fantastic place! like

Bassam Jayousi on February 2, 2012

Excellent shot. L+F+Fav Photographer

Best wishes, Bassam

Thanasis Germanos on February 3, 2012

Very nice picture. L4!!!!! Greetings and best wishes Thanasis

Gio on February 4, 2012

Fantastic place and great shot! Like Ciao

Zdzisław Ignarski on February 4, 2012

It is Really fantastic place and photo. Hot greetings from Poland.

Alla Saed on February 4, 2012

صورة رائعة البوم مميز تحيات م علاء سعيد من ليبيا like

Christos Theodorou on February 5, 2012

Lovely shot. - Friendly greetings from Athens.

Ana María Ossorio Ló… on February 5, 2012

Wonderful cave. I wnt to know it. Nice colours and depth--like--AnaM

Harry Taggart on February 6, 2012

Brilliant scene. Like 13, cheers scally from glasgow.

Koutoudis Grigoris on February 6, 2012





LEIRE13 on February 7, 2012

Like nº 15.

Nice place and photo.

Salud2...from Spain....

Merz_René on February 11, 2012

Beautiful cave with little river, Like-16 + YS-2

Kind regards, René

Canon PS SX 120 IS on February 11, 2012

Very nice shot! beautiful place! Like17! greetings,Andrej

Ana María Ossorio Ló… on March 3, 2012

Amezing place. Excellent shot with wonderful colours,I give you thanks for the explanation --like and YS--AnaM

AlexRo on March 17, 2012

Very interesting and beautiful place. Like! Best regards, Alex!

Omar Gobbi on March 18, 2012

Amazing, Excellent picture, <LIKE + FAV>, best regards from Argentina. "Omar"

roeli bindels on May 15, 2012

interesting info, interesting walking roeli

Andrzej m on October 14, 2014

Ciekawe miejsce warte odwiedzenia i dobry opis. L Pozdrawiam Andrzej

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