Bosnek (Bulgarian: Боснек [bosˈnɛk]) is a village in western Bulgaria, located in Pernik Municipality of Pernik Province. It is known as the gateway for tourism into the karstic landscape of the Vitosha massif area. The village is downstream from a famous spring, called "living water", and is near the Duhlata cave, the longest in Bulgaria.

Bosnek
Боснек
Mayor's office of the village of Bosnek
Mayor's office of the village of Bosnek
Bosnek is located in Bulgaria
Bosnek
Bosnek
Location of Bosnek
Coordinates: 42°29′42″N 23°10′50″E / 42.49500°N 23.18056°E / 42.49500; 23.18056Coordinates: 42°29′42″N 23°10′50″E / 42.49500°N 23.18056°E / 42.49500; 23.18056
Country Bulgaria
ProvincePernik
Elevation
940 m (3,080 ft)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total260
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal Code
2345
Websitebosnek.com

It has a population of 260 people (as of 2021).[1]

The "living water" spring

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Таблици на адресно регистрираните по постоянен и по настоящ адрес лица към 15.09.2021 г. (по области, общини и населени места)" (in Bulgarian). 15 September 2021.