Home > Blagoevgrad News

Travel and tourism news from Bulgaria

VisitBulgaria.NET media and information centre provides details on all the recent findings and trends in Travel & Tourism in Bulgaria which are frequently the subject of questions asked by tourists.

Blagoevgrad News Full listing

2011/10/05 11:01:05

The first rope park in Bulgaria

The first rope park outside forest was opened in Simitli. The park was created by Stanimir Stanimirov, professional kayak and rafting trainer in an extreme sports club.

Stanimir explained that the first idea of the project was to own e terrain nearby the river in order to extend the opportunities for sport activities in the region. Later on they decided to build a rope park. They used iron poles, due to the lack of enough threes in the region. The attraction is the first artificial park in...

[ more... ]


Snow in The Mountains

The Mountain rescue service alarmed that currently the mountains in Bulgaria are not suitable for tourism. The highest parts of the mountains offer cloudy, foggy and chilly weather with negative temperatures. It is now snowing in Borovets and the highest parts of the Pirin Mountain.
The lifts in the resorts are not working.
The cold spell will continue during the next couple of days. It will continue snowing in the mountains. The wind will be moderate to strong from north, north-east. The...

[ more... ]


Fourth International Youth Festival Euroart

The Fourth International Youth Festival Euroart starts these days in Blagoevgrad and is going to continue 5 days. The Festival is organiazed by South-West University Neofit Rilski together with municipality Blagoevgrad with the exclusive help and assistance of the German embassy and National library N. Vaptsarov. In the fourth edition of the festival will take part 15 countries – France, Germany, Poland, Ukrain, Serbia, Turkey, Macedonia and Bulgaria. The festival will be opened with an official...

[ more... ]


Easter Party opens Rafting Season 2007

4 extreme sports clubs, “Adventure net”, “Books and Adventures Organization”, “Fast Waters” and “X club”, organize the official opening of the new rafting season 2007.

The event will take place on the 7th of April along the Stream of Struma River in the region of Kresna gorge. The teams of the 4 clubs will make rafting demonstrations. The media representatives and the guests also will have the chance to feel the experience to overcome the swift currents. Wild night party with loud music,...

[ more... ]

Step 1 : Choose Year
2011  2009  2007 
Full listing


A Southeastern European conference called Go2Balkans begins in Sofia on November, 25 bringing more...


The medieval capital of Bulgaria - Veliko Tarnovo is the third most affordable tourist destination more...


Bulgaria was granted the approval of the World Tourism Organisation to create a World Tourism Museum more...