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The centuries old pine tree (Pinus alba), Pchelarovo village

Location: Chernoochene
The centuries old pine tree (Pinus alba), Pchelarovo village The pine tree is located right next to the church. It is a scotch fir that is quite rare nowadays. In 1984 was designated as protected. At that time its estimated age was 500 years. It is 24 m high and with trunk diameter of 3.5 m. Around 30 years ago the trees were two, but one was destroyed by a thunder.
“Oreshari” protected territory

Location: Krumovgrad
“Oreshari” protected territory It encompasses area of 550 decares in the land of Oreshari village. Its designation as protected territory aims the conservation and protection of many rare, protected plant and animal species, rocks, archeological sites and caves. The popular “Popmartinovata” cave also known as “The Arc” is located in the protected territory.
“Ribino” protected territory

Location: Krumovgrad
“Ribino” protected territory It encompasses area of 663 decares and includes the area around Talashman dere – a left tributary of Vetrenska river in the land of Ribino and Samovila villages in Kirkovo municipality. A beautiful picturesque canyon has formed in the soft ductile limestone terrain. The area is abundant of caves with total length of above 600m that have been mapped and documented by the Bulgarian Spelaeology Federation. Various archeological objects were discovered proving the presence of active life in ancient times.
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