11 days in Bulgarian Black Sea Coast Itinerary

11 days in Bulgarian Black Sea Coast Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Budapest
Fly + Drive:  6 h 15 min
1
Sozopol
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Golden Sands
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Sveti Vlas
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Budapest

4
nights
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.
Popular historic sites such as Church of Saints Cyril and Methodius and Ravadinovo Castle are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at St George Church Църква Св.Георги and Archeological Museum Burgas. Change things up with these side-trips from Sozopol: Beglik-Tash (in Primorsko) and Burgas (Armenian Church Saint Cross & Strandzha). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Perla Beach, delve into the distant past at Northern Tower, step off the mainland to explore St. Anastasia Island, and don't miss a visit to Sozopol Old Town.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Sozopol journey planning app.

Budapest, Hungary to Sozopol is an approximately 9.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Budapest in August, Sozopol is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Golden Sands.

Things to do in Sozopol

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Burgas, Primorsko
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Saint Nicholas Chapel ©
Saint Nicholas Chapel
St George Church Църква Св.Георги ©
Church of The Most Holy Mother ©
Church of The Most Holy Mother

1
night
Golden Sands

Golden Sands ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Nirvana Beach and then try your luck at INTERNATIONAL Hotel Casino & Tower Suites.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Golden Sands tour website.

Traveling by car from Sozopol to Golden Sands takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Golden Sands are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Sveti Vlas.

Things to do in Golden Sands

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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INTERNATIONAL Hotel Casino & Tower Suites ©
INTERNATIONAL Hotel Casino & Tower Suites

5
nights
Sveti Vlas

Sveti Vlas ©
Sveti Vlas, is a town and seaside resort on the Black Sea coast of Bulgaria, located in Nesebar municipality, Burgas Province. Discover out-of-the-way places like Irakli Beach and Church of Christ Pantocrator. Step out of the city life by going to Camel Park Sunny Beach and Pomorie Lake. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sveti Vlas: Church of the Assumption (in Nessebar) and Monastery of St. George (in Pomorie). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum, cool off at Action Aquapark, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. John the Baptist, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Blaise.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Sveti Vlas trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Golden Sands to Sveti Vlas in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Sveti Vlas are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sveti Vlas

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nessebar, Pomorie, Action Aquapark, Camel Park Sunny Beach, Irakli Beach
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Irakli Beach ©
Irakli Beach
Church of St. John the Baptist ©
Church of St. John the Baptist