Holiday in Bulgaria

Bulgaria is an all year round destination for travel and tourism. In this section, you can find rich information about your unforgettable and emotional vacation in Bulgaria.

We present attractive holiday destinations, urban and rural holidays, mountain hikes, eco routes, places for sports and other outdoor entertainment. We also tell you about unique sites of cultural tourism, customs, folklore fairs, concerts, festivals, etc.

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Flamenco star David Perez to open Varna's European Music Festival

Today, the Spanish flamenco star David Perez will open the extraordinary autumn edition of the European Music Festival "Varna 2020" in the Festival and Congress Center in Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Varna.  The flamenco dancer, highly acclaimed in..

published on 10/11/20 6:10 AM

Bulgarian tour guides – with video about 121-year old clock tower in Chuprene

The Ministry of Tourism has started airing promotional videos made jointly with representatives of the Association of Bulgarian Tour Guides. The idea is to popularize lesser known tourist sites and parts of the country. One such..

published on 10/11/20 5:15 AM

Sofia Opera House opens new season with Bulgarian titles and premieres

The new season of the Sofia Opera is dedicated to the 130 th anniversary of the establishment of the first opera company in Bulgaria. The year was 1890, shortly after Bulgaria’s Liberation from five centuries of Ottoman oppression,..

published on 10/8/20 10:35 AM
Thermal camping site Velingrad

Velingrad and Silistar winners of #BestBGcamp2020 ranking

The annual ranking of best camping sites in the country #BestBGcamp2020, organized by Camping.bg, took place for the 6 th consecutive year. The award for favoruite inland camping site went to the new thermal camping site Velingrad , and..

published on 10/6/20 1:13 PM

Ulpia Oescus – stories of rise and destruction

It was once one of the most glamorous cities along the Danube. Today its ruins are scattered over a huge area in the vicinity of the village of Gigen. The imposing columns with capitals, exquisite consoles and marble blocks are piled..

published on 10/4/20 5:30 AM

Festival of Fertility in Kyustendil – beautiful and full of events

Famous for its healing mineral springs and the richness of historical and natural landmarks, Kyustendil is also a center of scientific activity related to fruit growing. It is known that in this region the best Bulgarian cherries, apples, as well..

published on 10/2/20 12:38 PM

Maglizh monastery’s past is cloaked in mystery

One of the most beautiful monasteries in Bulgaria rises in the midst of the Balkan Range, some 2 kms. from the district town of Maglizh, but few people take the time to go off the beaten track and find seclusion far from the human hustle and..

published on 9/27/20 5:20 AM

European Week of Sport has started

The last day of the Urban Zone Sport 2020 festival in the center of Sofia has marked the beginning of the European Week of Sport. In front of hundreds of fans of urban sports near the big stage in the Knyazheska Garden near the Eagles’ Bridge,..

published on 9/24/20 6:51 PM

The challenges spa tourism in Bulgaria faces and the possible options

The Covid-19 pandemic brought about a sharp decline in the number of foreign tourists coming to Bulgaria. The travel restrictions also stopped Bulgarian tourists from travelling abroad for their holidays. Though with a great deal of..

published on 9/23/20 11:41 AM

Tourists from Romania choose September for their holidays in Bulgaria because of bargain prices

Traffic at Bulgaria’s border check points with Romania in September continues to be heavy at certain times of day. Tourists from Romania choose to spend their holidays on Bulgaria’s northern black Sea coastline because of the fine beaches and the..

published on 9/13/20 5:15 AM