One of the largest Balkan countries, Bulgaria is proud of its rich culture. This makes it an ideal destination for a unique vacation. Art, music, cuisine and wildlife: Bulgaria has something for every traveler’s taste. Bulgaria joined the EU in 2007. It isn't yet in the Schengen Area. You won't find the Euro here either. The country's currency, the lev, is pegged to it though. Bulgaria’s central location in the Balkans makes it an ideal starting point for exploration. Romania and Macedonia are two other countries to see while visiting Bulgaria.
Bulgaria's best destinations
Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, has distinct districts. It's perfect for seeing on foot. You'll find many sights to enjoy. You have grand churches and Habsburg-style buildings with stunning architecture. You'll find something around every corner. Plus, the culinary scene is cutting-edge yet affordable. The Rila monastery is a top destination in Bulgaria. It's an easy day trip from Sofia. Plovdiv is another scenic city to explore. It’s the perfect overnight excursion after visiting Sofia.
Old world charm and outdoor options
The cities of Bulgaria combine history with romance. They offer enough sights and activities to keep you busy for a long stay. Sofia mixes Old World charm with modern convenience. It's a destination that caters to many interests. The countryside is also inviting. The hiking is great and the terrain is diverse. Explore mountains, rivers and coastline.
Get your customized Bulgaria trip plan
Hotels in Bulgaria are comfortable and affordable. Our local guides will be on-hand to assist all vacationers. Wherever you want to travel in Bulgaria, we can make it happen. Visit Sofia, Plovdiv and more. Contact us for a free travel consultation and we'll start planning the perfect Bulgaria vacation for you.
Average guest ratings of our Bulgaria vacation packages:
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"We were so well cared for, it took all the worry out of getting around and making arrangements. The tour that was planned for us was exactly what we hoped for. We have both agreed it was one of the best holidays we have ever had... and we have traveled all over the world for many years."
"JayWay was excellent in that they kept in touch with us for many months exchanging ideas and making the best plans. We have taken 10 Jayway trips since 2007 so that says enough!! Looking forward to the next one. Health and the Lord willing!"
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Our suggested itineraries in Bulgaria and neighboring countries allow you to enjoy a multi-destination tour with ease. Our Bulgaria vacation packages make traveling in Central & Eastern Europe hassle-free. We take care of getting you from place to place, accommodation, excursions and activities.
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