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Introducing Varna


Varna’s rich history along with its cultural and economic importance have led to it also being known as the "Sea Capital of Bulgaria". These days Varna is a modern city with a multitude of cultural events. Home to the Palace of Culture and Sports and the Festival and Congress Centre – two of Bulgaria’s most renowned, modern and multifunctional halls – Varna hosts a variety of scientific, sporting, and cultural events and festivals such as the International Theater Festival “Varna Summer”, Ethnic Festival, International Folklore Festival of Varna, International Film Festival “Love is Folly”, International Festival of Puppet Art “Golden Dolphin”, International Photographic Saloon, and the Bulgarian Film Festival “Golden Rose” to name but a few. On the day of The Assumption of the Holy Mother on August 15, Varna also celebrates the Day of Varna.
Arriving in Varna has never been easier as along with its international airport, it also has a modern port and a well-serviced railway connection that together bring over 100 cities and 35 countries within a stone’s throw of Varna.

Varna is known for:


History and Art Nature and Wildlife Swimming Seaside Forest

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Shumen (89 km)
Dobrich (52 km)
Burgas (115 km)
CURRENCY
Bulgarian Lev (BGN)

COUNTRY CODE
+359

ELECTRIC POWER
C, F

TIME ZONE
GMT +2

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
N/A

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
N/A

Average Temperature

January
2.2 °C
February
3.3 °C
March
5.6 °C
April
11.1 °C
May
15.6 °C
June
20 °C
July
22.2 °C
August
22.2 °C
September
18.9 °C
October
13.9 °C
November
9.4 °C
December
5 °C

Varna airport information

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

You can get from Varna Airport to the city center on the number 409 bus . The city center is 10 km from the airport and it takes about 15 minutes by bus.

Average time from airport: 15 minutes

Distance from airport: 10 km

TAXI:

If you do not want to waste time waiting for buses, you can get to the city center using the 24-hour taxi service that runs from the airport. The average cost for a taxi from the airport to the city center is BGN 20 (lev).

Average taxi price: BGN 20

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