Accommodation in Borovets
If you're travelling to Borovets, you will be glad discover that Travelocity's Borovets lodging guide features 9 accommodation options to choose from.
If you appreciate luxury and style, book a room at the Samokov or the Euphoria Club Hotel and Spa. Alternatively, the Hotel Rila or the Festa Winter Palace may be more what you're after if you're traveling on a tight budget.
Borovets Vacation Packages
Sofia, Bulgaria's capital city, is situated 35 miles (56 kilometers) northwest of Borovets.
If you hope to experience a live sporting event at Sofia's Winter Palace of Sports, venture 30 miles (48 kilometers) northwest of Borovets. Snap some pictures to bring back fond memories of you chanting in the stands.
You don't have to travel too far to take in Yanakiev Ski and Snowboard School and Sitnyakovo Express.
While here, visitors like to plan a day trip and explore the area's nearby attractions. Samokov, about 5 miles (8 kilometers) to the northwest, features the Musala Peak and Borovets Ski Resort. If you have the time, extend your adventure and discover the Ihtiman City Gallery and the Er Sofia Golf Club, located in Ihtiman.
The American University in Bulgaria, Church Vavedenie Bogorodichno and Bachinovo Park are some of the attractions you'll want to see in Blagoevgrad, which is located 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southwest of Borovets. The Church of Vavedenie Presvetiya Bogoroditsi and History Museum are some extra choices.
One of the delights of visiting unfamiliar places is sampling novel local cuisine. So, be sure to visit the region's restaurants and bars.
Kiselo mlyako (yoghurt) and kashkaval (yellow cheese) are ingredients likely to touch your taste buds during your time in this region.
Try a few of the popular meals here, like shkembe chorba (tripe soup) and tarator (cold soup).
Finish your meal with mliako s oriz (rice pudding), a local dessert, at least once while you're here.
In Rhodopes, the local patrons enjoy shooting the breeze over a glass of zagorka, a popular beer here.
Those who are not interested in alcoholic beverages may be interested in mineral water, a regional favorite.
Even speaking a few words in Bulgarian will help you feel more at home with the locals here. First, practice the phrase "Iskate li da tancuvame?", which translates into "Would you like to dance with me?" A second expression is "Otkãde si" ("Where are you from?").
Note the 3rd of March in your planner. It's Liberation Day! Plan to experience some wonderful displays of local culture.
After you've spent the last of your levs and said, "Doviždane" to this place, you will be ready to start thinking about your next getaway!
A distance of 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north is Borovets' nearest major airport, Sofia Airport.
Packages in Borovets
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