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Sofia Vacation

About Sofia

Dynamic and cosmopolitan, Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria, is one of the major tourist destinations in the region. A cultural hub, Sofia is one of the theatrical capitals of Europe, as well as possessing a booming arts and literary scene which have turned it into an attractive, modern city full of superb restaurants, cafes and clubs. Dwarfed by the stunning Vitosha Mountain, the city boasts spectacular surrounding countryside and views, as well as an excellent climate, which contributes to the superb range of food and wines on offer. A modern city with an old time feel, it is clear why Sofia has become such a popular destination.

Things to do and places to visit in Sofia

After flights to Sofia, travellers in need of a rest will find it at any number of the excellent hotels that are available across the city. Sofia lights up at night, with an extraordinary array of nightclubs and bars opening their doors to patrons. Waking up refreshed on your first day, you will be able to take in shows by famed local theatre groups or attend performances by the variety of ballet and opera troupes based in the city. If you want the chance to explore the cultural history of the region there are many magnificent historical buildings and sites on offer, as well as a wide variety of local parks and gardens.

When in the city be sure to:

  • Visit the incredible St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, one of the largest Orthodox cathedrals in the region
  • Look around the widely acclaimed museums and galleries, considered the best in Bulgaria
  • Sample the excellent local cuisine and wines
  • Go shopping in dazzling Vitosha Boulevard
  • Learn about nature in the richly equipped Natural History Museum
  • Walk the grounds of the beautiful Sofia University
  • Look around the beautiful St. Nedelya Church
  • Gaze at the superb array of different architectural styles studding the city
  • Attend a ballet performance from world-renowned local troupes
  • Explore the Borisova Gradina and the Vitosha National Park
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Airports in Sofia

The city is served by the Sofia Airport, the busiest airport in Bulgaria. It handles close to 4 million passengers annually and is an important entry point in the region.

  • Sofia Airport

    Top Carriers

    The top carriers that serve the airport are: Bulgaria Air, Ryanair and Wizzair.

    Location

    The airport is located 6 miles east of the city.

    Transportation

    There are numerous ways of accessing the airport. It is situated on Line 1 of the Sofia Metro, with a station near the terminal. It is also on two bus routes, Line 84 and Line 384. The station is also connected to the Bulgarian rail network via the Sofia Metro. Finally, the terminal is also accessible by car and taxi, for which there are hire and rental services in the city center and airport terminal.