Burgas is the fourth largest city in Bulgaria and is home to many fun activities and interesting attractions. Whether you visit in the cold of winter or warmth of the summer, you will find something to do. A holiday rental home in Burgas will put you close to many activities and attractions. Each home is well-appointed and will provide a comfortable place to return at the end of a day full of exploring and adventure.
There are many ways to spend your time whilst on holiday to Burgas. There is a horseback riding school where you can learn the basics of riding or, if you are more experienced, hone your skills. A number of lakes provide opportunities for fishing, swimming and canoeing. Hiking and cycling are also popular choices in the area. Burgas is a popular spot for bird spotting and many rare species can be found here. There are organised spotting tours, or you can explore the area on your own.
There are several interesting places to visit whilst on holiday to Burgas. Nearby Nessebar is a UNESCO town that features ancient structures, such as medieval churches. The Burgas Archaeological Museum houses locally discovered artefacts dating from the Bronze Age through Roman times. The Museum of Natural History is another popular choice in the area. It is a good idea to keep some indoor attractions in mind just in case of rain or very cold weather. One of the most popular events in Burgas is the Summer Sand Festival. During this festival, artists come from all over the world to build large, impressive sand sculptures. The detail and creativity of these sand sculptures is quite impressive and many choose to holiday to Burgas during the festival just to see the artist’s work.
The weather in Burgas changes dramatically with the seasons. During the winter months, the average low temperatures are between 0° and 2° C and the highs are between 6° and 8° C. With spring comes warmer temperatures with lows between 7° and 12° C and highs between 15° and 20° C. The average lows during the summer are between 16° and 19° C and the highs are between 26° and 28°. There is some precipitation each month, but only in small amounts, with between 2 and 5 mm falling each month.
The closest airport to Burgas is Bourgas Airport (BOJ), just a few km from the centre of the city. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.