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Pirin National Park
UNESCO World Heritage
Type of Structure: protected area
Regional Scope: national in the area: Bulgaria / Europe
Parent Organisations:
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Duration : 0 to present
Contact Address: no office contact defined

General information and objectives

Spread over an area of over 27,000 ha, at an altitude between 1008 and 2914 m in the Pirin Mountains, southwest Bulgaria, the site comprises diverse limestone mountain landscapes with glacial lakes, waterfalls, caves and predominantly coniferous forests.

For further details, link to the PN-Pirin Home Page

Last update: 2/13/15
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2018)

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