Melnik is a town in , Southwestern , in the Southwestern Pirin Mountains, about 440 m above sea level. The town is an architectural reserve and 96 of its buildings are cultural monuments.
Photo: Nina1009, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a large Bulgarian National Revival house in the southwestern town of Melnik. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of the Nativity of the Mother of God is the biggest monastery in the Pirin Mountains in southwestern , nestled in the Melnik Earth Pyramids. Photo: Reinhard P. Braun, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is a village in the municipality of , in , . Photo: Bovlad62, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in the municipality of , in , . Photo: Кочев, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, Bulgaria is a village in the municipality of , in , . is situated 3½ km east of Melnik. Photo: Кочев, CC BY-SA 3.0.


41.5229° or 41° 31' 22.6" north
23.3932° or 23° 23' 35.7" east
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United Nations Location Code
392 metres (1,286 feet)
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node 331855323
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Melnik, Bulgaria
  • Arabic: ميلنيك
  • Belarusian: Мелнік
  • Bulgarian: ГР.МЕЛНИК
  • Bulgarian: Мелник
  • Catalan: Melnik
  • Catalan: Mèlnik
  • Cebuano: Melnik
  • Chinese: 梅爾尼克
  • Church Slavic: Мєльникъ
  • Czech: Melnik
  • Dutch: Melnik
  • English: Melnik, Bulgaria
  • Esperanto: Melnik
  • French: Melnik
  • Georgian: მელნიკი
  • German: Melnik
  • Greek: Μελένικο
  • Hebrew: מלניק
  • Hungarian: Melnik
  • Japanese: メルニク (ブルガリア)
  • Japanese: メルニック
  • Kazakh: Мелник (Благоевград облысы)
  • Kazakh: Мелник
  • Lithuanian: Melnikas
  • Macedonian: Мелник
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Melnik
  • Persian: ملنیک
  • Polish: Melnik
  • Portuguese: Melnik
  • Portuguese: Melnik (Bulgária)
  • Romanian: Melnik, Bulgaria
  • Russian: Мелник
  • Serbian: Мелник
  • South Azerbaijani: ملنیک, بولغاریستان
  • Spanish: Mélnik
  • Swedish: Melnik
  • Tatar: Мелник
  • Turkish: Melnik
  • Turkish: Menlik
  • Ukrainian: Мелник
  • Vietnamese: Melnik
  • Waray (Philippines): Melnik, Bulgaria

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