24 days in Bulgaria Itinerary

24 days in Bulgaria Itinerary

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Start: Varna
Drive:  1 h 15 min
1
Nessebar
— 2 nights
Ferry:  45 min
2
Sozopol
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Obzor
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
4
Varna
— 15 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Kavarna
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
6
Balchik
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
7
Saints Constantine and Helena
— 1 night
Drive:  15 min
End: Varna

2
nights
Nessebar

Nessebar ©
Between the ruggedly beautiful Balkan Mountains and shores of the Black Sea lies the World Heritage Site, Nessebar.
On the 21st (Sat), explore the ancient world of The Church of St. John Aliturgetos and then examine the collection at Archaeological Museum. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Perla Beach, thendo some two-wheel cruising with Karting Sunny Beach, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Church of the Assumption, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Nessebar day trip planner.

Varna to Nessebar is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to ride a ferry to Sozopol.

Things to do in Nessebar

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Perla Beach, Karting Sunny Beach
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Archaeological Museum ©
Archaeological Museum
Karting Sunny Beach ©
Karting Sunny Beach

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Sozopol

Sozopol ©
The romantic atmosphere that lives on in this old city, located along the stunning Black Sea coast, makes Sozopol a popular seaside getaway.
Ravadinovo Castle has been added to your itinerary. On the 23rd (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Kavatsite Beach and then explore the historical opulence of Ravadinovo Castle.

Make your Sozopol itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Ride a ferry from Nessebar to Sozopol in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Sozopol can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. On the 25th (Wed), you're off to Obzor.

Things to do in Sozopol

Historic Sites Parks Beaches
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Ravadinovo Castle ©
Ravadinovo Castle

1
day
Obzor

Obzor
Obzor is a small town and seaside resort on the Black Sea coast of Bulgaria. To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Obzor tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Sozopol to Obzor in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Obzor sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C at night. On the 25th (Wed), you're off to Varna.

Things to do in Obzor

Parks Historic Sites Beaches
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Varna

Varna ©
Combine historical exploration and seaside relaxation at Varna, Bulgaria's coastal Black Sea city.
Head to Tina Art Gallery and Graffit Galleryfor some retail therapy. Visiting Pobiti Kamani and Chudnite skali will get you outdoors. Change things up with a short trip to Fortezza di Veliki Preslav in Veliki Preslav (about 1h 40 min away). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Museum of new History of Varna, see the interesting displays at Astronomical Observatory and Planetarium Copernicus, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden Ecopark, and observe the fascinating underwater world at The Aquarium and the Black Sea Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Varna online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Obzor to Varna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Varna sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C at night. On the 9th (Thu), you'll travel to Kavarna.

Things to do in Varna

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Chudnite skali, Fortezza di Veliki Preslav, Pobiti Kamani
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Museum of new History of Varna ©
Museum of new History of Varna
National Maritime Museum ©
National Maritime Museum
Varna Archaeological Museum ©
Varna Archaeological Museum

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night
Kavarna

Kavarna ©
Kavarna is a Black Sea coastal town and seaside resort in the Dobruja region of northeastern Bulgaria. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yaylata National Archeological Reserve as well as Cape Kaliakra.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kavarna vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Varna to Kavarna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Balchik.

Things to do in Kavarna

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Cape Kaliakra
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Yaylata National Archeological Reserve ©
Yaylata National Archeological Reserve
Cape Kaliakra ©
Cape Kaliakra

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nights
Balchik

Balchik ©
A beautiful seaside resort and fishing town surrounded by nature, Balchik seems much more enticing than its more crowded and commercial counterparts further down the coast.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Palace and Botanical Gardens of Balchik. On the next day, cool off at Aquapark Aquamania.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Balchik itinerary planner.

Balchik is just a short distance from Kavarna. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Saints Constantine and Helena.

Things to do in Balchik

Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Aquapark Aquamania
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Aquapark Aquamania ©
Aquapark Aquamania

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night
Saints Constantine and Helena

Saints Constantine and Helena ©
Saints Constantine and Helena is a resort town on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast within a landscaped park 10 km north of downtown Varna, 2 km east of its Vinitsa quarter, and 7 km south of Golden Sands. On the 13th (Mon), try your luck at INTERNATIONAL Hotel Casino & Tower Suites, stroll through Nirvana Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery of Saints Constantine and Helena.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Saints Constantine and Helena trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Balchik to Saints Constantine and Helena by car takes about an hour. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Saints Constantine and Helena

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Golden Sands
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INTERNATIONAL Hotel Casino & Tower Suites ©
INTERNATIONAL Hotel Casino & Tower Suites