Asenovata Krepost, Asenovgrad, BulgariaAsenovata krepost (Asen’s fortress) is situated in the Rhodopes, 2 km to the south of Asenovgrad. The fork for the fortress is immediately after the town en route from Asenovgrad to Chepelare.Asenovata krepost lays on the rocky hill on the left bank of Chaya river. The inner fortress in located in the western end, in the highest part of the fortification. In the north-eastern part is situated the fortress church ‘Holy Virgin’, probably built at the end of XI c. – beginning of XII c. The whole fortress complex was ruined in XV century.

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