- Holiday Guide
Ski and sunshine
A country of contrasts from lush mountain resorts, great for winter sun, to beach resorts perfect for cheap summer holidays to Bulgaria. A relative newcomer to the EU, Bulgaria is great value whatever type of holiday you go on and great for family holidays.
Borovets is Located in the Rila Mountains, and is a perfect family friendly, cheap ski destination with 24 trails, cross-country skiing, biathlon, night skiing and a winter park for children. All runs have varying difficulty levels and are suitable for beginners, advanced and expert. You can book Skiing and snowboarding lessons with highly-qualified instructors in either a group or individual session, making it perfect for beginners.The hotels and accommodation in Borovets are numerous and there are plenty of restaurants, taverns, bars, and discotheques as well as shops, pharmacies, currency exchanges, banks, ATMs, medical services, etc.ets
Black Sea Coast
In contrast to the ski season, Bulgaria is up and coming in the beach resort arena and the Black Sea Coast is a great place to go. For great value family holidays, Bulgaria has blue flag sandy beaches, traditional villages, beautiful countryside, shopping and culture.Sunny Beach and Golden Sands are both aptly named popular resorts on Bulgaria's Black Sea coast with gently sloping beaches and fine sand perfect for children and adults alike. Bourgas and Varna are for the shoppers with a bit of culture thrown in too including Roman and Byzantine ruins. Nightlife is abundant wherever you stay with cafes, bars and restaurants throughout the resorts to suit everyone.
Bulgaria Fact file
Flying time from UK: 3.5 hours Currency: Bulgarian LevAverage Temperature: During the winter -5Cº and during the summer 35Cº Sunny Days a Year: +150 days