Tourism

Wine tours, hiking, inexpensive ski holidays or Summer beach fun . Its your pick really!

The Bulgaria tourism industry has really taken off over the past few years.
And with good reason. Tours around Bulgaria, Greece and Istanbul are more popular than ever.
There are quite a few reasons to visit Bulgaria.
Bulgaria is a country rich with a historical and cultural heritage.
The attractive natural landscapes makes it perfect for hiking the mountains in Bulgaria , or visiting the lakes district and this is just one of the reasons that Bulgaria is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Europe.
In short, its natural, diverse and super cheap.
Visit the wineries
Bulgarian wine makers are some of the world’s best. You can enjoy a drop of some excellent organic red or white wines on one of Bulgaria’s wine tours.
Bulgaria’s vast green lands make it the perfect reigon for producing wine.
The beer and wine are all locally brewed and you can enjoy a wine tour at one of many charming vinyards.
Visit the Black Sea Coast
You’ll be able to find summer holidays on Bulgaria’s beaches for a fraction of the price of most European destinations.
Tourism, as an industry, has been an important source of economic growth in Bulgaria.
The most lively towns of the Black sea include the popular Varna and the tourist haven of Sunny Beach.
In 2007 Bulgaria played host to 7-8 million tourists. The country has historical cities and towns, summer beaches, and mountain ski resorts.
New types of tourism are recently available (and worth checking out too!). These include cultural, architectural and historic tours, eco-tourism, and adventure tours, expand the range of services available to visitors.
The Bulgaria tourism industry is growing, and rapidly!!!
Other Tourist Activities
Bulgaria is world famous for its ski holidays.
Winter tourist places, such as Borovetz, Bansko, Pamporovo and Vitosha are picturesque and popular ski resorts.
To ski Bulgaria is not only affordable but stunning too!
Bulgaria tourism – Summer Destinations
The Bulgarian summer resorts along the Black Sea coast , include destinations, such as the summer resorts: Sozopol, Nessebur, Golden Sands, Sunny Beach, Sveti Vlas, Albena and St. Constantine & Helena.
Some guests, such as the Germans, Russians or Scandinavians favour the summer beach resorts, while winter tourism, and the ski resorts, are the favourites of the British.
Interested in Rural Tourism Bulgaria? You can go off the beaten track and have your own Bulgarian journey.
You can have a look at our pick of summer holiday and places to visit on the Black Sea Coast Summer Resorts
Albena, Ahtopol, Balchik, Dyuni, Elenite, Golden Sands, Kiten , Lozenets, Nessebar, Obzor, Pomorie, Primorsko Riviera, Rusalka Sinemorets, Sozopol, St. Constantine, St. Vlas, Sunny Beach,Tsarevo
Winter Resorts
Bansko, Chepelare, Borovetz, Pamporovo, Uzana, Vitosha
Rural Tourism
Arbanasi, Ribaritsa, Bozhentsi, Kumani, Ethnographic museum, Etara, Shiroka, Laka Tryavna, Zheravna, Orehovo, Madzharovo
City Tourism
Sofia, Varna, Burgas, Plovdiv, Rousse, Kardzhali, Pleven, Vidin
Hiking
For more on hiking in Bulgaria see here. Mountains in Bulgaria:
Balkan Mountains, Pirin Mountains, Rila Mountains, Rhodopi Mountains, Strandzha Mountains, Sakar Mountains, Vitosha Mountains
Lakes
Visit the lakes district.
Paragliding
Central Balkan Mountains
Monasteries in Bulgaria
Rila Monastery, Rozhen Monastery, Bachkovo Monastery,Drianovo Monastery, Pomorie Monastery, Sokolsky Monastery, Troyan Monastery and The Assumption Monastery in Kardzhali to