8 days in Sozopol, Nessebar & Sunny Beach Itinerary

8 days in Sozopol, Nessebar & Sunny Beach Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Burgas Province Trip Planner

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Sozopol
— 1 night
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Nessebar
— 2 nights
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Sunny Beach
— 2 nights
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Sunny Beach
— 2 nights

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Sozopol

— 1 night
The romantic atmosphere that lives on in this old city, located along the stunning Black Sea coast, makes Sozopol a popular seaside getaway.
On the 22nd (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of The Most Holy Mother, see the interesting displays at Archaeological Museum, then make a trip to Yuzhna krepostna stena i kula, and finally step into the grandiose world of Ravadinovo Castle. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Perla Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saints Cyril and Methodius, and then kick back and relax at Kavatsite Beach.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Sozopol trip planner.

Sunny Beach to Sozopol is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also ride a ferry; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Nessebar.

Things to do in Sozopol

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Nessebar

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Black Sea

Between the ruggedly beautiful Balkan Mountains and shores of the Black Sea lies the World Heritage Site, Nessebar.
On the 24th (Wed), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the striking features of Church of Christ Pantocrator, look for gifts at Ji'votnoto and Gallery - TA, then look for gifts at Original Bulgarian Wine Shop, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St Stephens Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of St. John Aliturgetos, examine the collection at Archeological Museum Burgas, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum, stop by JCraft Jewelry Shop, then admire 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 find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Nessebar attractions planner.

Drive from Sozopol to Nessebar in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. August in Nessebar sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Sunny Beach.

Things to do in Nessebar

Museums · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 23 — 25:

Sunny Beach

— 2 nights
Famous for its nightlife, the town of Sunny Beach along the Black Sea coast is the most popular summer vacation spot in the country.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): explore the activities along Pomorie Lake, then admire all the interesting features of Karting Sunny Beach, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Blaise. Here are some ideas for day two: take some stellar pictures from Embankment, then examine the collection at Museum of Salt, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Irakli Beach.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sunny Beach trip maker website.

Sunny Beach is just a short distance from Nessebar. In August, daytime highs in Sunny Beach are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sunny Beach.

Things to do in Sunny Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 25 — 27:

Sunny Beach

— 2 nights
On the 28th (Sun), stroll through Karting Sunny Beach, then explore the activities along Pomorie Lake, and then get great views at Embankment. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Blaise, then enjoy the sand and surf at Irakli Beach, and then examine the collection at Museum of Salt.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Sunny Beach trip planner.

Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sunny Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

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