Summer Vacation in Bulgaria
For those of you who are going to visit Bulgaria this summer, we recommend you to choose one of the resorts- winners of the international “Blue Flag” certificate - a proof of the beach area cleanness!
The Blue Flag is a voluntary eco-label, awarded to more than 4000 beaches and marinas in 47 countries across the world. The Blue Flag institution works towards sustainable development of beaches and marinas through strict criteria dealing with water quality, environmental education and information, environmental management, safety, etc.
12 Resorts in Bulgaria are awarded the prize for the summer season 2019! The certificate is announced every year.
The ownership of the "Blue Flag" certificate ensures that the beach and the sea water are clean, there is no pollution from sewage and industrial wastewater, the beach is cleaned of waste, guarded by lifeguards, and there are available showers, toilets, medical care facilities etc.
For 2019, winners of the Prize are over 4000 beaches and ports in 47 countries, including Bulgaria! There are 14 Bulgarian beaches (+ 1 yacht port) meeting the standards for the upcoming season.
You can check the list of the resorts that provide the best beaches in Bulgaria here:
The cleanest beaches in Bulgaria:
1. Sunny Day
The resort is located near Varna and Golden Sands. Its beautiful crystal sands welcome a lot of tourists every year. The complex is only 16 km from Varna International Airport and offers a variety of outdoor sports: swimming pools, tennis, diving etc.
2. Golden Sands
We are happy to inform you that after several years of absence the beach of Golden Sands is again on the list of "Blue Flag". You can choose it without any doubts or concerns. Find more about the resort Golden Sands in our blog:
Both Summer Resorts are located on the north Black Sea Coast in Bulgaria. They are in close proximity to Varna International Airport and are suitable for all foreign tourists. When planning your summer holiday in Bulgaria, we suggest you choose one of the Blue Flag certified Resorts. You can book online your private transfer from the airport to any hotel in Bulgaria here:
The resort has managed to keep the Blue Flag award for 21 years! The complex is preferred by families with children because of the peacefulness, numerous walking paths and playground facilities.
4. "White Lagoon", near Kavarna
The beach is a winner of the “Blue Flag” for the second time. The area is known for its unspoiled nature, clean water and rocky shores. There is no surprise that one of the cleanest beaches is located there. If you are looking for a nice place to relax, where is quiet and Peaceful, Complex “White Lagoon” and the beach “White Lagoon” are just for you.
The Blue Flag certificate has been awarded to the "Eastern beach" in Pomorie and the quality of the beach and the sea water there is guaranteed. Pomorie is located near the city of Burgas and also provides balneological facilities – it offers the opportunity for a perfect combination of summer vacation and SPA treatments.
6. Sveti Vlas
Sveti Vlas is also a winner of the prize for quality, cleanness and safety of the sea area. The beach “New” has been awarded the prestigious certificate. Sveti Vlas is the only port in Bulgaria that has the “Blue Flag” badge this year and is the most modern yacht port in Bulgaria which defines it as one of the best yachting Black Sea destinations. Marina “Dinevi” is the most famous and clean port in Bulgaria.
7. Sunny Beach
As you already know, it is the biggest and the best summer resort in Bulgaria and is also a winner of the “Blue Flag” award for summer 2019. The cleanest beaches there are "North", "South" and "Central". The resort has been awarded since 1995!
8. "Oasis" Beach, Lozenets
The beach has a length of 550 meters. It is divided into two parts by the river, which flows into the Black Sea. "Oasis" applies for the first time for the prestigious award and is among the winners.
The resort is also one of the most visited in Bulgaria during the summer holiday. It has beautiful nature, huge historical heritage and golden clean beaches. Most sightseeing places in Sozopol are located in The Old Town which is under the protection of UNESCO.
Sozopol takes place in the top 3 of the most desirable places for tourism in the world for 2015, according to the Ranking of the Council for World Tourism & Travel! For those, who would choose to spend their summer vacation in Sozopol, we offer the best price for airport transfer from Burgas International Airport to any hotel in the resort - 32 GBP for a private car - one way.
The beach in the resort is traditionally distinguished for its perfect management. The resort is a very good option for families with children, because of the quality of its coast - it has a great beach, with a length of 4.5 km. and width of 100 m., covered with fine golden sand.
The new winner this summer is "Nessebar South" Beach. This is another reason to choose one of the ancient places in Europe for your summer vacation this year. Learn more about Nessebar in our blog:
Holiday Village Elenite is also a new winner of the prestigious award "Blue Flag". Summer 2019 is the best time to choose the resort with the proven quality of the sand and the sea water. Elenite offers a unique combination of mountain and sea landscape.
If you choose one of the resorts on the South Black Sea coast, you can use Burgas International Airport as a landing point. The best way to get to your hotel is by private car transfer - fast, safe and comfortable journey with Bulgaria Transfers!
In case you need any assistance with transfer reservations or other tourist services in Bulgaria, please contact us.