Rooms.bg  > Sightseeings in Bulgaria  > 

cave Kozarnika

Author: rooms.bg , 7.1 km From Belogradchik.    , Адрес: Belogradchik, 10 км. от Белоградчик
cave Kozarnika, Picture

 Kozarnika cave around Belogradchik. There, in the late 90s of the twentieth century began archaeological studies. At the beginning it means that the excavations are sensational because it found traces of human presence from 1 to 1.4 million years ago. The inhabitants of Kozarnika made tools from flint and bone. Together with them, archaeologists found many bones of a rhinoceros, wild horse, mammoth, which were hunted by prehistoric people. They found more bones of saber-toothed tiger, archaic species of hyenas, cave bear, who were killed in self-defense. By this time there was no evidence for the existence of these animals on our land.

Kozarnika is a small cave, with a length of about 200 meters. It is one of the most important prehistoric sites in Europe and Bulgaria. From 1998 until today have a look at the Bulgarian-French expedition, whose rakovodoteli are Bulgarian archaeologist Nikolay Sirakov and French Jacques Luc Guadelli. Finds evidence of the earliest human presence in Europe. On this basis and make conclusions that the Balkans began settling in Europe.

Opinions and useful advice

Voted (1)    Rate

Share your opinion or advice

   





  
Add sightseeing!
VIP OFERTA Na more i planina

Destinations in Bulgaria

Albena75 hotels
Ahtopol127 hotels
Balchik116 hotels
Burgas225 hotels
Byala, Varna54 hotels
Varna335 hotels
Velika19 hotels
Golden sands130 hotels
Kavarna47 hotels
Kiten213 hotels
Kranevo57 hotels
Lozenets154 hotels
Nesebar268 hotels
Obzor107 hotels
Pomorie502 hotels
Primorsko403 hotels
Ravda205 hotels
Sarafovo64 hotels
Sveti Vlas199 hotels
Sinemorets75 hotels
Sunny Beach558 hotels
Sozopol510 hotels
Tsarevo200 hotels
Chernomorets216 hotels
All   >
destinations
close map
зареждане