The village of Kovachevitsa lies 25 km northeast of Gotse Delchev, in the
Dubrash section of the Rhodope mountains, high on the left bank of the
Kanina river. It is a unique architectural and historical reserve.
Kovachevitsa's National Revival houses and scenic vistas have also made it a
popular film location - more than 15 movies have been shot here. A few of
the old houses have been turned into hotels offering the coziness of the
traditional Bulgarian home and the specialties of the original Rhodope
cuisine. Walks and horseback riding in the hills are of great tourist