NEW! Fly from Liverpool to Varna from July 2019
Nicknamed the ‘Black Sea Pearl’, Varna sits on the East side of Bulgaria as a seaside resort on the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast. Varna has a vast selection of traditional restaurants, bars, modern shopping centres and traditional markets.
Why you should go
Varna is at its peak during the summer time with large white sandy beaches which are popular in the hot months. The heat reaches its peak in July, with perfect beach weather and daily peaks of between 25°C and 35°C, but also is mild all year round.
The Waterfront Promenade runs within the Sea Garden which is lined with beach clubs that offer a plethora of music styles and delicious food and drink opportunities while looking out at the beautiful white sand beaches of Varna.
A visit to Varna would not be complete without a visit to the picturesque Sea Garden, beautiful views overlooking the sea and lush greenery, perfect for relaxing walks and scenic bike rides.
The park makes a great family day out as it includes 'The Exotic Zoo Terrarium' which contains 70 species of animals, the Observatory and Planetarium, the Open Air Theatre, Dolphinarium and Aquarium as well as a Museum of Natural History and the Naval Museum.
The Varna Archaeological Museum has over 100,000 objects, including the oldest gold specimen in the world dating back to 4600-4200 BCE.
Where you should stay
As Varna is a combination of a port city, naval base and seaside resort, there is no shortage of interesting locations to stay throughout the city. With large Roman baths, museums and restaurants in the city centre, the lively atmosphere ensures that it is a popular choice for visitors. There are also plenty of options for hotels, B&Bs villas and hostels across Varna.
Varna is one of Bulgaria’s cultural highlights, a trip to the historic city will not disappoint, especially if visitors are keen to see architecture that is traditional of the Black Sea Coast. Those who are eager to experience an impressive nightlife will also be satisfied, with most bars being easily accessible on the beach. If visitors want to explore a cosmopolitan city where galleries, museums and music exhibitions are frequently found then Varna is the place to visit.
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