Things to do in Bulgaria
Bulgaria is a Balkan nation with diverse terrain encompassing Black Sea coastline, a mountainous interior and rivers, including the Danube. A cultural melting pot with Greek, Slavic, Ottoman, and Persian influences, it has a rich heritage of traditional dance, music, costumes, and crafts.
Central Balkan National Park
This national park is one of the largest protected landscapes in Europe and covers an area of over 72,000 ha and is perfect for days out and longer outdoor activity holidays.
Rusenski Lom Nature Park, North East Bulgaria
Wild and lovely eco-park, famous for Danube tributaries, river terraces, magnificent rock formations and UNESCO World Heritage Ivanovo Rock-Hewn Churches.
Aquapolis, Golden Sands
Bulgaria’s first ever water-park and the one with pole position in the country’s most popular Black Sea resort.
Belogradchik Cliffs, North West Bulgaria
One of the ‘New Seven Wonders of the World’ finalists this 30km limestone cliff complex is a natural phenomena like no other in Bulgaria and one of the country’s biggest visitor attractions.
Action Aquapark, Sunny Beach
Family waterpark close to Nesebar’s long and sandy Sunny Beach. Extreme rides, chutes and slides; kids splash zone and miniature zoo.
Etar Open Air Museum, Gabrovo
For over 50 years, Etar Open Air Museum has been bringing the country’s heritage to life for visitors to central Bulgaria. More like walking through a series of film sets than a heritage park and fascinating for kids.