Bourgas is the gateway to the sunny south east coast of Bulgaria. Holidays in Bourgas are all about the beach, elegant boulevards lined with cafes, colourful markets and friendly people. Bourgas Beach, located on the Black sea coastline just a few minutes from the city, is the perfect place to relax. Bourgas is also a lively university city, home to many museums and galleries, including the Bourgas Art Gallery and the Archaelogical and Ethnographic Museums, and an assortment of music and dance festivals. There are a good range of reasonably priced shops and restaurants to choose from too. Accommodation in Bourgas ranges from budget guesthouses to luxury 5 star hotels. Further afield you'll find the beach resorts of Dyuni, Nessebur, Sunny Beach and Sozopol. Holidays in Bourgas have something for everyone, why not hop on a flight to Bulgaria this year and see what you're missing.
Sailing, water skiing, jet skiing and scuba diving are among the many activities available on a holiday in Bourgas. Twenty kilometres from Bourgas city, on a rocky peninsula, is the resort of Pomorie. This area is very popular with those wishing to go sailing. The charming old village of Nessebur with its narrow, cobbled streets leading into the smallest of squares attracts many visitors. The medieval churches are remarkable with their ornate facades, while floral gardens provide an abundance of colour and glorious scents. Bourgas has its share of Bulgaria's many thermal springs where spa treatments can be enjoyed.
The nightlife in Bourgas caters for all tastes. The larger towns and resorts offer night clubs, bars with floor shows, discos and casinos. In the smaller resorts there are many family run restaurants and bars where you can enjoy a quiet evening.
Bourgas offers a wide range of cuisine, so there is something to cater of everyones tastes. There are restaurants throughout Bourgas ; however, International cuisine is more readily available in the larger resorts.
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