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Number of Israeli Tourists who want to Visit Bulgaria is Increasing

The Minister of Tourism Hristo Prodanov held a working meeting with the Ambassador of the State of Israel, H.E. Yoram Elron. The two discussed bilateral relations between Israel and Bulgaria, as well as ways to improve tourist flows between the two countr

Business » Tourism | January 25, 2022, Tuesday // 10:39 | Viewed: 1122

The Regime for Entry into Bulgaria of Citizens of some Countries is Changing

As of Thursday, January 20, citizens of the Republic of North Macedonia, Israel, Turkey and Serbia and members of their families arriving from a Member State of the European Union, the European Economic Area, the Swiss Confederation, the United Kingdom of

Business » Tourism | January 18, 2022, Tuesday // 08:52 | Viewed: 4913

Bulgarian hoteliers: The winter season will end if the entry of foreign citizens is banned

The winter season will end immediately if the prepared health order to ban the entry of foreign nationals from EU countries that are in the red zone is adopted. The Bulgarian Hotel and Restaurant Association (BHRA) is categorical.

Business » Tourism | January 17, 2022, Monday // 10:01 | Viewed: 6723

Sofia Airport has served 3.3 million passengers in 2021

In the past 2021, the capital's airport has served a total of 3,364,151 passengers, which is an increase of 14.5% compared to 2020, but is 52.7% less than the pre-pandemic 2019, according to the press center of Sofia Airport.

Business » Tourism | January 16, 2022, Sunday // 16:13 | Viewed: 2146

Direct flights from Bulgaria to the Seychelles will start in January 2022

All passengers on board the first charter flight will receive special surprises

Business » Tourism | January 10, 2022, Monday // 19:18 | Viewed: 5363

Bulgarian Tourism is Recovering by up to 45%

"Thanks to vaccination, we are seeing a recovery in the market of 40-45%. More than 10,000 Bulgarian citizens traveled through tour operators to distant destinations, and more than 600,000 Bulgarians traveled inland.” This was stated by the executive dire

Business » Tourism | January 3, 2022, Monday // 11:29 | Viewed: 3015

Over 40% Growth in Bulgarians Traveling Abroad in November

In November 2021, in the conditions of the continuing epidemic situation, the trips of Bulgarian citizens abroad were 460.4 thousand, or 40.3% more than those registered in the same month last year, according to the National Statistical Institute.

Business » Tourism | December 30, 2021, Thursday // 11:44 | Viewed: 2767

Bulgaria: Winter Resorts are Full of Tourists

Three working days separate Christmas and New Year and many people merged the holidays. Today the mountain resorts are full.

Business » Tourism | December 26, 2021, Sunday // 12:56 | Viewed: 7107

Bulgarian Minister of Tourism: No Green Certificate for Outdoor Establishments in Winter Resorts

The Minister of Tourism Hristo Prodanov will demand the repeal of the green certificates for the open parts of the restaurants in the winter resorts.

Business » Tourism | December 21, 2021, Tuesday // 14:52 | Viewed: 2849

Where to play free casino games in Bulgaria, Macedonia or Turkey?

Games available in most casinos are commonly called casino games.

Business » Tourism | December 20, 2021, Monday // 19:28 | Viewed: 207

Tourist Minister in Bansko: Bulgarian and Foreign Tourists are Interested in our Winter Resorts

“The registrations are going well at the moment, and both Bulgarian and foreign tourists are interested in our winter resorts”. This was stated by the Minister of Tourism Hristo Prodanov during the opening of the winter season 2021/2022 in Bansko, the pre

Business » Tourism | December 19, 2021, Sunday // 11:39 | Viewed: 2829

Start of the Ski Season in Bulgaria - Over 1.2 million Foreign Tourists are Expected

The business expects a strong winter tourist season, commented in an interview with BTA the director of the Institute for Analysis and Evaluation in Tourism Rumen Draganov. With 680,000 foreign tourists visiting Bulgaria from the end of December last year

Business » Tourism | December 18, 2021, Saturday // 12:38 | Viewed: 3518

Bulgarian Minister of Transport Fired the Director of Bulgarian Railways

By order of the Minister of Transport and Communications Nikolay Sabev, an extraordinary meeting of the Board of Directors of Holding BDZ EAD was held, which decided to dismiss Lyuben Nanov, Manager of Bulgarian Railways (BDZ - Passenger Transport EOOD).

Business » Tourism | December 16, 2021, Thursday // 16:37 | Viewed: 3427

From Tomorrow Wizz Air will start Flying between Sofia and St. Petersburg

As of tomorrow, Wednesday, the Hungarian low-cost airline Wizz Air will start operating flights between Sofia and St. Petersburg, the company announced at a press conference.

Business » Tourism | December 14, 2021, Tuesday // 14:15 | Viewed: 3171

Bulgaria: New Schedule for BDZ Trains Comes into Force Today

The new train schedule of BDZ - Passenger Transport EOOD comes into force this Sunday, December 12, the company announced.

Business » Tourism | December 12, 2021, Sunday // 12:34 | Viewed: 3952

Bulgaria: By How Much did Prices in Hotels Jump for the Upcoming Holidays?

Twice as many foreign tourists and higher prices for the upcoming holidays. These are the forecasts of experts in the tourism industry. About half a million people will be able to afford a holiday in Bulgaria, and about 60,000 abroad. Despite the measures

Business » Tourism | December 11, 2021, Saturday // 14:32 | Viewed: 3185

News on the Current Status of US Visa Services in Bulgaria

The Consular Section at U.S. Embassy in Sofia is pleased to announce the resumption of visa appointments for all categories of nonimmigrant visas on a limited basis. Beginning December 8, we will offer a limited number of appointments for visitor visas (B

Business » Tourism | December 7, 2021, Tuesday // 14:28 | Viewed: 2826

Tax Authorities have Collected BGN 4 million from Properties Rented through Airbnb

Over BGN 4 million in income has been declared by owners who provide real estate to accommodate tourists through the Airbnb platform, the National Revenue Agency announced. Income taxation of this activity was introduced in February 2020 - about a month b

Business » Tourism | December 7, 2021, Tuesday // 11:35 | Viewed: 2441

Switzerland has introduced a Mandatory PCR Test Requirement upon Entry

As of today, December 4, 2021, upon arrival on the territory of the Swiss Confederation, citizens must submit a PCR test done before 72 hours before entering the country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced.

Business » Tourism | December 4, 2021, Saturday // 16:27 | Viewed: 3287

Bulgarian Tour Operators are Reporting Increased Interest in Charter Programs for the Holidays

Increased interest in charter programs for Christmas and New Year, according to tour operators. However, tourists are sensitive to all restrictive measures and many of the registrations are at the last minute.

Business » Tourism | December 4, 2021, Saturday // 10:58 | Viewed: 2918

US has Introduced Mandatory COVID-19 Negative Test Requirement for those Arriving by Plane

As of December 6, all citizens, regardless of their vaccination status, arriving in the United States by air must submit a negative NAA test (including PCR) or antigen test to the airline within 24 hours prior to boarding, announced the press center of th

Business » Tourism | December 4, 2021, Saturday // 10:30 | Viewed: 2609
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