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Kiten is a resort town and a favorite place for summer holidays of all Bulgarians. It is located on the southern part of the Black Sea, 55 km from Bourgas and 5 km from Primorsko, as it is separated from Primorsko by a forest that is good for walks. It is located on a small peninsula between the two bays of Karaagach and Atliman along the mouth of the river of Kitenska where the forests of the Strandzha Mountain are reflecting into the Black Sea. The town's name means "beautiful" and it comes from the fact that the houses look like a nosegay when seen from a distance. Kiten is said to be the most beautiful place on the Black Sea. Its history is ancient and the ruins of the fortress of Urdoviza can still be seen. In the past there was a port here and the fortress was a naval base. Finds indicate that this was an ancient Thracian settlement. Today one may see the fortress wall, which is one of the best preserved on the Black Sea. Because of its beautiful scenery, secluded coves and clear sea near the forests, Kiten is known as an ecologically clean resort and it is an attractive place for tourists in the summer. The most precious beaches in the resort are the ones, located between the Bays - Northern (Atliman) and southern (Urdoviza). They offer different attractions such as jet skiing, surfing, paddle, hang gliders, etc. There are places for beach volleyball and football, aqua parks. There are conditions for a variety of water sports, such as sailing, spearfishing, underwater archeology, water skiing, yachting and more. Fishing fans can catch river and marsh mullet, black and white barbel fish in the rivers of Kitenska and Dyavolska. There are also various attractions and opportunities for sports entertainment in Kiten for adults and children. There is a horse riding centre which offers training courses and different types of riding, carriages, football field, tennis courts, gyms, swimming pools, and there is a small amusement park for the young tourists including a Ferris wheel, slides, bungee and other entertainment. Concerts are organized, as well as Neptune dinners and other entertainment events. The Strandzha Nature Park and Ropotamo Reserve are near Kiten. They are suitable for rural and ecotourism. There are marine tours by boats to Primorsko, Tsarevo, Sozopol and other nearby resorts. Hotels in Kiten are many and various. For connoisseurs of luxury seekers there are several four-star hotels that offer the best in comfort and service. Classic two-and three-star hotels in Kiten will appeal to anyone looking for modern facilities and affordable accommodation. For budget travellers there are numerous guest houses and private rooms in Kiten.
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