Lom (Bulgaria)

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Local Time
2019-08-25 16:58

min: 69 °F (20 °C) / max: 98 °F (37 °C) 97°F
Wind: 75°/ 5.3 m/s  Gust: 6.3 m/sWind: 75°/ 5.3 m/s  Gust: 6.3 m/sGentle breeze
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Min / Max Temperature98 °F / 37 °C
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Lom is a Danube River cruise port and town in Bulgaria's Montana Province, with population around 25,000. The town is located approx 160 km (100 ml) north of Sofia (country's capital city), approx 55 km (35 ml) southeast of Vidin (port town locate close to the Romania-Serbia-Bulgaria border) and approx 50 km (30 ml) north of Montana (province's capital).

Lom (Bulgaria) river cruise port

By shipping traffic, Port Lom is ranked Bulgaria's second most important riverport (after Ruse). The settlement was founded by the Thracians (as Artanes) and developed as a fortified town by the Romans (as Almus). During the Ottoman Empire (1299-1919) the village was named Lom Palanka. After 1830, with the development of Danube shipping, the village once again grew to an important town and Bulgaria's main port exporting locally made goods to Vienna Austria.. By 1869, the town had 120 shops, 175 food shops, 34 coffee bars, 6 hotels, 2 river mills, 148 workshops and population around 7,500. Until WW2 91939-1945) Lom was one of Bulgaria's largest market towns. After WW2 here were developed industries like sugar refining, fish canning, grain production and storage.

Town's best-known tourist attractions include Plazha (500 m-long pebbled beach at Danube River, located approx 3 km / 2 ml from downtown), Town History Museum, Almus (Roman fortress' ruins/foundations), Boruna Church.

As cruise port, Lom is included in the regular schedule of one of Europe's largest river cruise companies - Phoenix Reisen. The company in 2019 included Lom in the itineraries of 4 of fleet's newest riverboats - Adora (2019), Asara (2017), Anesha (2015) and Aurelia (2007). Next table shows the ports sequence of Phoenix Reisen's 16-day cruisetour itinerary roundtrip from homeport Passau.

Date / TimePort
28 Apr 15:30Departing from Passau, Germany
29 Apr 12:00 - 23:00Vienna, Austria
30 Apr 14:00 - 22:30Budapest, Hungary
01 May 09:30 - 11:30Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary
01 May 17:00 - 21:30Vukovar, Croatia
02 May 05:30 - 19:00Belgrade, Serbia
03 May 15:30 - 19:00Vidin, Bulgaria
04 May 09:30 - 13:00Giurgiu, Romania
04 May 15:30 - 17:00Oltenita, Romania
05 MaySulina, Romania
05 May 12:00 - 17:00Tulcea, Romania
06 May 09:00 - 12:00Giurgiulesti, Moldova
07 May 09:00 - 09:30Tutrakan, Bulgaria
07 May 14:00 - 23:30Ruse, Bulgaria
08 May 07:00 - 08:30Nikopol, Bulgaria
08 May 14:30 - 15:00Oriahovo, Bulgaria
08 May 19:30 - 20:00Lom, Bulgaria
09 MayIron Gate passing (Serbia-Romania)
09 May 13:00 - 16:00Donji Milanovac, Lepenski Vir, Serbia
10 May 09:30 - 13:30Novi Sad, Serbia
11 May 02:30 - 04:30Mohacs, Pecs, Hungary
11 May 09:00 - 11:00Kalocsa, Hungary
11 May 13:00 - 14:00Solt, Hungary
12 May 14:30 - 17:30Bratislava, Slovakia
13 MayWachau Valley, Austria
13 May 11:00 - 14:00Melk, Austria
14 May 09:00Arriving in Passau, Germany

Lom cruise port videos

Port Lom cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Lom, Bulgaria. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

5 August, 2019
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Aurelia14:0015:00
12 August, 2019
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Anesha19:0020:00
28 August, 2019
Phoenix Reisen Cruises cruise lineMS Anesha19:0020:00

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