In Burgas you'll find is a lively, well-kept city with a neat, pedestrianised centre, a long, uncrowded beach, a gorgeous seafront park, and some of Bulgaria’s most interesting museums.
Book cheap flights to Burgas and discover this Bulgarian gem for yourself…
When to book cheap flights to Burgas
Burgas is a popular spot during the summer months when the town’s Seaside Park hosts a range of summer events. One of the most popular festivals is the Burgas Sand Sculptures Festival, which draws participants from all over Europe. Burgas and the Sea song contest is another crowd puller. When you book cheap Burgas flights in summer, you should also consider booking tickets to one of Europe’s most upcoming summer festivals, The Spirit of Burgas.
What to see in Burgas?
Burgas is the perfect destination for those who want a city and active break rolled into one. The Burgas Lakes are located just outside the city centre, and offer some interesting hikes, Roman ruins, and bathing opportunities. Learn about the city’s ancient history at the Archaeological Museum. With the savings made on your cheap Burgas flights, you can also afford to take a day trip to visit the Poda Protected Area. This stunning nature reserve is home to over 70% of Bulgaria’s bird species.
Another must see when you fly to Burgas is the DiVes Estate Winery where you can enjoy local Bulgarian wines and panoramic views of the seashore.
Burgas has a well-developed public transport network which makes getting around simple. The city itself is quite small and compact and is very easy to get around by foot. Enjoy leisurely strolls along the waterfront and in the Sea Garden. In the heart of the city centre you’ll find Burgas train station with regular trains running to all other major cities in Bulgaria.
If you’d prefer to not rely on public transport, you can book a rental car with Ryanair Car Hire before your trip and your car will be ready and waiting for you when your flights land in Burgas.
What to eat in Burgas?
Bulgaria is famous for its fresh produce and delicious dairy products and you’ll find many of the country’s most popular dishes are flavoured with mild spices. Pork and chicken are popular, though seafood, fish and veal dishes are also common. Usually you’ll find main courses accompanied by cold soups such as tarator.
After you have your Burgas flights booked, be sure to book your accommodation with Ryanair Rooms for great value deals on hotels, apartments and places to stay in Burgas.