Hikers Hostel is located in the beautiful Ancient Town of Plovdiv, which is adjacent to the city centre, on Nebet Tepe (Nebet Hill). It's at the main street in the Old town, which is 5 minutes walk from the main pedestrian street of the town. The hostel is surrounded by many museums, arts galleries, arts schools, churches and museum-houses from the Revival Period that once belonged to renowned Bulgarian artists. About 200 metres away from Hikers Hostel is the famous Ancient Amphitheatre, built by the Romans.
On foot:From the train station or from “Yug” bus station in Plovdiv (close to the train station) to Hikers Hostel:When you get out of the station to your right there will be a traffic ring connecting three streets. Take the one on your right, called “Ivan Vazov” street, and walk for about 10 minutes until you reach a big square – the central square downtown, in front hotel “Trimonzium” and the Postal Office. Continue along that main street, which is also a pedestrian only street, for about 5-10 minutes. You will reach a round square, called Djumayata Mosque, where artists and painters sell their works. Take a right and walk uphill for five more minutes along “Saborna” street. The street itself is steep and after a left turn becomes leveled. Hikers Hostel is number 53 on “Saborna” street on the left-hand side right across from the “Zlatyu Boyadjiev” house and the bar “The King’s Stable”. By bus:From the train station in Plovdiv to Hikers Hostel-buses # 7, 20From “Yug” bus station in Plovdiv (close to the train station)-buses # 7, 20You get off at the stop right after you pass through the tunnel. The ride takes about 10-15 minutes. It costs 60 stotinki (the equivalent of 30 Euro cents). Then climb up the stairs up the hill that are located behind the bus stop. You will need about 5 minutes to get to the top of the hill called Hissar Kapia. There turn right and walk about 50 metres along “Saborna” street. Hikers Hostel is number 53 on “Saborna” street on the right-hand side right across from the “Zlatyu Boyadjiev” house and the bar “The King’s Stable”.
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