Difficult and unpredictable winter tourist season is near its end

Bulgarian tourists have failed to compensate for the unprecedented outflow of foreign guests from this country’s ski resorts in recent months. The coronavirus and anti-epidemic measures this winter have caused an extremely difficult season..

published on 3/29/21 1:41 PM
Vitosha Mountain

Excellent conditions for skiing in Bulgarian mountains

The conditions for skiing in the big mountain resorts in Bulgaria are excellent. The facilities in Borovets /Rila/ and Bansko /Pirin/ will operate also during the school holidays, which is from 3 to 11 April. In Pamporovo /Rhodopes/ it was also decided..

published on 3/28/21 10:49 AM

Stenata ski run on Mount Vitosha reopens to tourists

After a pause of more than 10 years Stenata ski run on Mount Vitosha is reopening to tourists. Conditions for winter sports here are excellent and we invite people to come and visit it, said Minister of Tourism Mariyana Nikolova, adding that..

published on 3/26/21 2:31 PM
Mariyan Belyakov

Director of resort of Pamporovo satisfied with winter season

“The percentage of foreign tourists in Pamporovo this winter has been negligible but the Bulgarian tourists saved the season,” commented Mariyan Belyakov, director of the resort for Radio Sofia. “We had no expectations. We saw that Bulgarian..

published on 3/25/21 6:38 PM

Albena resort offers programme for post-Covid rehabilitation

Bulgaria participated at the 27 th International Travel and Tourism Trade Show held between March 16 and 18 in Moscow. The Black Sea resort Albena presented an attractive programme for post Covid-19 rehabilitation. The programme is based on..

published on 3/20/21 6:00 AM

"In Love with the Wind" Castle included in top 10 chart of The Guardian

The Guardian has included the castle near the village of Ravadinovo in its ranking of the top 10 spectacular buildings around the world offering virtual tours during a pandemic. The castle is in the chart together with indisputable architectural..

published on 3/19/21 11:10 AM
The Ivan Vazov National Theatre in Sofia

New projects for popularizing Sofia as a tourist destination to be voted by city council today

Setting up a congressional department for seminar tourism, improving the website visitsofia.bg , renovating urban spaces and making the environment more accessible, joint projects with the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Education, with the..

published on 3/18/21 6:30 AM

New video promotes Bulgaria’s Black Sea Coast as safe summer destination

“Bulgaria is a safe country to travel to”, reads this country’s message to domestic and foreign tourists in connection with the forthcoming summer tourist season. A video presenting the beauty of Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast is available on the social..

published on 3/16/21 4:44 PM

Summer season in Bulgaria to kick off on 1 May

The summer tourist season is to start on 1 May, with strictly observed anti-epidemic measures. Arrivals in the country will have to present a PCR test, a vaccination certificate or a certificate of antibodies. This was made clear yesterday by Prime..

published on 3/15/21 1:22 PM

Emblematic Bulgarian archaeological sites presented in online promotional campaign

After the success of the campaign of the Ministry of Tourism jointly with the Association of Bulgarian Tour Guides to popularize lesser known corners of Bulgaria, the time has come for the country’s cultural and historical heritage. A new idea..

published on 3/12/21 7:10 PM