What to do in Sunny Beach, Bulgaria
Sunny Beach is the most famous seaside resort in Bulgaria, visited by many tourists every summer. This requires the need for many attractions and places for entertainment in order to meet the demands of every type of visitor from children, teenagers, adults, and senior couples.
When spending your vacation in Sunny Beach you have a huge choice of activities, cultural landmarks, events, festivals or parties. To make your stay more pleasant we recommend you to try top 4 of the best attractions in Sunny Beach this summer:
Activities in Sunny Beach:
Paintball, karting, horse riding, off-road adventure ATV, boat tours, luna park, tennis, beach volleyball etc.
Sunny Beach is a family resort, offered many attractions for the whole family. You can enjoy all kind of water sports, or beach activities in the resort: banana-boating, jet skis, waterskiing, fly fish and parasailing. If you get bored on the beach, you can play tennis or volleyball there. Another option is to take a family cruise, catamaran sailing trip, or to have an adventure on a pirate ship, which includes time for swimming and fishing. Or why not horse-riding lessons for you or pony rides for your children? In front of the Hotel Helios Palace, you can try the Sunny Beach 18-hole mini-golf course. Another favorite place for families with kids is Sunny Beach is Luna Park. Bigger children will have great fun in "Horrorwood" that looks like a haunted house. You can find it in front of Hotel Pirin.
If you are looking for something more extreme, Sunny Beach Karting track is located at the northern part of the resort. Next to the track, on the main road from Bourgas to Varna is the Aerodium body flight arena. That’s your chance to try skydiving without the need to jump out of an aeroplane. The paintball-park is situated in the same area. You can hire a bicycle and explore the area with your friends, to participate in a bike safari, off-road ATV adventure or jeep safari.
The good news is that all these attractions in Sunny Beach are in very close distance and cost much less than the same activities in other European countries!
Aquaparks in Sunny Beach
Need more adrenalin? Both Aquaparks "Aqua Paradise" & "Action Aquapark" opened in May and operate free shuttles from stops along the main road in Sunny Beach. Perfect place for having fun with friends or for a day out with children with a lot of sun, water, adrenalin or relax!
On the western part of Sunny Beach, you can visit “Action Aquapark” which is the first water park in Bulgaria. It provides kids zone, relax zone with beautiful areas for sunbathing, extreme adventure, family adventures, mini zoo, surrounded by tropical palm trees, Mediterranean shrubs, wooden bridges. Up to 30 water attractions, thematic bars and restaurants give you the chance to spend a wonderful day with your party and live unforgettable emotions with adrenalin and a lot of fun. Tickets for the whole day are 36 BGN (15£). You can get better rates until 29.05 - 26 BGN (10£). Tickets can be booked online:
Water Park „Aqua Paradise” is located near Nessebar. It is the largest and most advanced water park on the Balkans. Over 40 attractions, places for relaxation and professional animation provide unforgettable experiences for everyone from the youngest to the oldest. Daily tickets are 40 BGN (16£).
Cultural attractions in Sunny Beach
If you prefer to explore ancient sights, landmarks or historical monuments the Old Town of Nessebar is your place! This is a small piece of cultural heritage, only 5 km from Sunny Beach. It could be reached walking, but is away from the noisy party promenade in Sunny Beach. The ancient city of Nessebar has preserved remains from many old civilizations: from Thracians and Greeks to the Roman and Byzantine empires. The city is one of the UNESCO World Heritage Cities. A day trip to Nessebar will take you to a unique ancient place, a beautiful harbour with small pretty restaurants, cobblestone streets, and little shops with handmade souvenirs.
More about the most ancient seaside resort in Bulgaria and its cultural attractions you can learn from our blog:
Nightlife in Sunny Beach
Sunny Beach Bulgaria is a popular party destination among young people from Europe. Prices are reasonable, summer is long, weather - is hot. There are a lot of clubs, bars and discos, where you can meet the sunrise on the beach. Famous DJs are performing every night. Cacao Beach is the hottest place on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast that never sleeps. It is one of the TOP 100 Club for 2016. If your perfect holiday includes dances and drinks on the beach, Sunny Beach Bulgaria is the right place for you. Learn more about the best clubs and discos in Sunny Beach here:
"Spirit of Bourgas" is the largest festival on the Black Sea every summer. It is held in August, the beach in Bourgas and was visited by 47 000 people. It’s a great opportunity to meet your favorite drum & base performers. Last year’s edition will be remembered with the unique show of Robbie Williams, Kasabian, Danny Bird, The Prototypes and many more! Do not miss Spirit of Bourgas 2016!
So many places to visit and attractions in Sunny Beach are waiting to make your summer vacation unforgettable! Do not lose more time- arrange your summer holiday today and book online your transportation from the airport to any hotel in Sunny Beach. Find here our best rates for airport – resort transfer in Bulgaria!
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