The town of Belitsa (3 745 inhabitants) is situated at the distance of 178 km of Sofia and 76 km of Blagoevgrad.
The mild Mediterranean climate is favorable for the healing of pulmonary diseases. There is a health school for such of disorders. The unique Dancing bears park is situated 12 km away from the town. It is the first one at the Balkans and in East Europe.
Тhe incredible nature and rich historical and cultural heritage, the preserved folklore and native crafts (knitting, weaving, icon-painting, wood-carving) the original cuisine and cozy lodgings, the resort of Semkovo (15 km of the town) contribute for development of eco and rural tourism.