Is Bulgaria A Great Summer Destination?

Summer is the best season for family and other types of vacations and Bulgaria is in the list of European countries that offer great opportunities for spending unforgettable time there. Whether you plan short or long stay, Bulgarian Black Sea coast guarantees rest, a lot of fun, as well as beautiful, sunny and sandy beaches.

The variety of luxury hotels in Bulgarian summer resorts is striking and many of these hotels are built in a few steps from the beach. It is wise to book your accommodation in advance, especially if you plan to come during July or August, which is the peak of the summer season here and it is hard to find a spare room. The duration of the summer tourist season continues four months – from June till October.

The most popular beach resorts are Sunny Beach, Golden Sands and Albena, although there are many others smaller but not less attractive summer resorts, like St. Vlass, St. Konstantin and Elena, Kiten, Nesebar, etc. While Sunny Beach is located in the southern part of the coast, Golden Sands and Albena are in its northern part and in close proximity to each other. Both Sunny Beach and Golden Sands have great Aqua Parks where children and adults have a lot of fun.

They all are characterized by ideal conditions for sun bathing and relaxation, as well as first-class accommodation. Sunny summer weather without rains is another factor that draws more and more tourists from near and far.

This and other benefits offered by Bulgarian Sea resorts make this country preferred summer holiday destination that is in the list of the top European holiday places. Tourists will experience here so fulfilling summer retreat that will keep coming next holiday season again. This region is rich in nature and cultural landmarks, such as “The Stone Forest” near to Varna, which is a real temptation for young and old people.

The Sea capital of Bulgaria is the seaside city of Varna that offers its guests a lot of cultural monuments, museums, theaters, art galleries and other places for entertainment, along with crowded beaches. Some of the best places for families with children to visit are the Zoo, the Sea Garden, Dolphinarium and Aquarium.

The beaches are clean and safe with beach guards that watch for the tourists’ safety. The serenity that reigns in these resorts is striking and very advantageous for tourists who would like to escape from their hectic way of life. This tranquility continues up till the evening, when the place is transformed into a colorful noisy fair, where everyone can find what he needs. The streets are full of painters, traders, shops and restaurants, along with nightclubs that attract young tourists and keep them entertained up till the morning. Bulgaria is considerably safe place during the nights, so people feel safe when taking their after-dinner walk.

Dancing waiters and live music attracts visitors to the restaurants that can be found everywhere, offering a big diversity of meals and where the tourists can taste the original Bulgarian meals “tarator” or “banitsa”. Although not all the waiters might be professionally trained, the food as well as the services are good enough and preferred by foreigners.

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