Thousands of Romanians Head to Bulgaria for Easter

Business » TOURISM | April 10, 2009, Friday // 16:43
Bulgaria Thousands of Romanians Head to Bulgaria for Easter: Thousands of Romanians Head to Bulgaria for Easter Thousands of Romanian tourists will pour over the Ruse Danube bridge into Bulgaria for Easter. Photo by ibox.bg

Romania's national tourist board, ANAT, has announced that at least 10 000 Romanians will spend Easter in Bulgaria.

Thousands of Romanians intend to spend the Easter holidays in Bulgaria, where a two-night, all-inclusive package could cost as little as EUR 30, a representative of the national tourist agency association, ANAT, told media, balkantravellers.com reported Friday.

Until now, a total of 80 000 Romanians have bought Easter tourist packages, 30 000 of them for vacations abroad, Traian BДѓdulescu, spokesperson of ANAT announced. As a comparison, last year 35 000 Romanians spend the Easter holidays abroad and 80 000 headed to domestic resorts.

The average prices for a one-person package this year are between EUR 50-150 for Romania's resorts and between EUR 60-1 000 for international destinations.

Bulgaria and Greece are Romanians' favourite Easter holiday destinations, BДѓdulescu noted.

This year, the Eastern Orthodox Easter fall on April 19.

 

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