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Climate and terrain
The geographical position determines the moderate continental climate with comparatively cold winter and hot summer with not enough rain. The average temperature per year is 11.2 С, as the hottest is July with average temperature 23.1 С, and the coldest– January –1.7 С. The rainfall is relatively well distributed in the seasons, whereas in the low part of the region it is about 550-600 mm/m2, and in the higher regions it reaches 750 mm/m2. Their bad distribution among the different years is unfavorable often with lasting dry ups. There is snow cover during about 50 days in the winter and it is more lasting in the mountain regions of Balkan mountain, where the climate is humid and is favorable for the development of vegetation. Predominating winds are from northwest, but in the winter they are often from east- northeast.

The region includes wide areas: fields, hills and small forests with varied relief. From northeast to northwest parts of the following morphographic units take turns: Danube hill plain, Pre Balkan and Main Balkan range, which lead to increasing the sea level of the relief in the same direction. The large riverside lowlands are one of the most fertile lands turned in arable areas for growing various agricultures. The region of Pre Balkan begins from Vrashka Chuka and spreads to the outskirts of the Balkan mountain. The best outlined heights here are the Rabisha hill (461 m) and a hill called Belogradchishki venets (1125 m), set up by solid limestone and cut by the tributaries of Lom River. In this part of the Prebalkan surface and underground karsts forms (caves- about 30) are widely spread and the underground hydrography connected with them. The most beautiful is the Cave of Magura, situated to the northwest of the village of Rabisha at the Rabisha Hill (Belogradchik Municipality). The Balkan mountain represents climatic barrier and influences the regime of flow of the rivers, rising from it.



News
22.03.2017
Danube region commits to sustainable mobility in tourism
15 organisations from 9 European countries along the Danube encourage the development of a Network of Destinations (“Pearls”) to offer their visitors and inhabitants the possibility to travel and explore the Danube region with sustainable means of transport.
 
23.09.2014
Final conference on project TRANSDANUBE
It marks the official end of a 2-year collaboration between 14 project partners from six countries along the Danube
 
02.09.2014
Sixth partner meeting and Final conference on project TRANSDANUBE
From 8 to 11 September 2014 will be held the Sixth partner meeting and the Final conference of project “TRANSDANUBE – Sustainable Transport and Tourism along the Danube”, in Belgrade, Republic of Serbia
 
04.07.2014
Travelling eco-friendly along the Danube
Interactive Map \"Danube Tour\" supports tourists who would like to travel along the Danube by bus, train, boat and on foot
 
23.05.2014
Fifth partner meeting on project TRANSDANUBE was held in Tulcea, Romania
The meeting was attended by representatives of all project partners from Austria, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, Romania and Bulgaria
 
09.05.2014
Fifth partner meeting on project TRANSDANUBE in Tulcea, Romania
The workshop will begin with meeting of the Project Steering Committee where will be discussed the current status of the project implementation
 
28.04.2014
Regional administration Vidin will hold two seminars on project TRANSDANUBE - „Sustainable Transport and Tourism along Danube”
On the seminars will be presented products developed in the framework of the project – Regional Marketing
 
18.02.2014
The Fourth partner meeting on project TRANSDANUBE ended in Veszprem, Hungary
The members of the team actively joined the organized sessions related with information exchange in the field of tourism, tourism packages and proposals for sustainable transport
 
17.02.2014
The participation of Vidin region on the International Tourist Fair HOLIDAY & SPA EXPO 2014 ended
Vidin region was presented with a unique stand
 
11.02.2014
Fourth partner meeting on project TRANSDANUBE in Veszprem, Hungary
Representatives from Regional administration Vidin will take part in the Fourth partner meeting on project
 
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