Burgas is located on the Black Sea coast, in the south-eastern part of Bulgaria, 130 km from Varna and 400 km from Sofia. Burgas is the fourth largest city in Bulgaria.
Beach and climate
The climate in Burgas is temperately continental with an impact from the Black Sea. The average summer temperature is 26.4° С, the average temperature of the sea water in summer is 24.7° С.
There are few beaches in the town of Burgas. But it is more famous as a turning point to the southern Bulgarian Black Sea resorts like Sozopol, Nessebar, Sunny Beach, Elenite, Duni, etc.
Burgas offers diverse options for accommodation – numerous hotels – luxury or small family hotels, guesthouses, rooms and suites for rent, etc. Check out the hotels in Burgas in the left menu, book online or contact us for more information.
Bars and restaurants
The night life offers a lot of opportunities, as well. There are restaurants, taverns, discotheques, bars, casinos. They are situated on the central streets of Burgas, along the sea shore and in the Marine Park.
The city of Burgas and its region offer diverse opportunities for water sports, cultural tourism, SPA tourism, wine tourism, ornithology, etc.
Some of the landmarks of Burgas are Regional Historical Museum, St. Cyril and St. Methodius cathedral church, the Ethnographic exposition, the Natural Science Exposition, the Burgas Opera, the Dramatic Theater “Adriana Budevska”, the State Puppet Theater.
There are also multiple galleries, summer theater, the Marine Park and the Marine Casino.
A bicycle park with 3 levels of difficulty is constructed in the Lake Park at the entrance of the Marine Park.
The city is a host of multiple music, literature and art festivals. Two of the most popular annual festivals are The Sand Figures Festival and Spirit of Burgas international music festival, which brought international fame to the town and Bulgaria.
The Port of Burgas is the biggest sea port in Bulgaria.
The international airport of Burgas is located 10 km north-east from the city.
Burgas boasts with favourable geographical location and advanced transport infrastructure that are good prerequisites for development of trade and tourism.