Bulgarians have always been among the most significant contributors to the country’s tourism. In 2022, we have also registered an increase in the number of tourists from traditional markets, caretaker Minister of Tourism Ilin Dimitrov said for Nova TV. Bookings from Israel have increased with 15% as compared to 2021. Holiday bookings from the United Kingdom saw a 12% increase. Bookings from Romania and Greece increased respectively with 10% and 5%. Unfortunately, Bulgaria has lost the Russian market for obvious reasons, said Minister Dimitrov.
The increase in the price of services in Bulgarian ski resorts is much lower as compared to competing destinations. The price-quality ratio is very good. The outflow of people willing to work in the tourism sector after the Covid-19 pandemic is a problem, Minsiter Dimitrov added.
The latest edition of Camping Guide Bulgaria 2023 will help tourists with up-to-date information on the opportunities for camping tourism in the country, reports BNR's "Hristo Botev" programme. The guidebook provides information in Bulgarian, English..
Residents of Ruse and guests of the Danube city can take a ride on the new attraction tourist train. It takes passengers across of the Youth Park. The coaster operates from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM on weekdays and from 10:00 AM to 9:00..
This summer, tourists will be able to get information and book umbrellas and sunbeds on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast in real time. Concessionaires of sea beaches have prepared an application, which is expected to be operational..