Popularly known as the city that grows but never ages, Sofia is the capital and largest city in Bulgaria. Located centrally on the Balkan Peninsula at the base of Mt. Vitosha, the city offers mesmerizing scenery and panoramic views, enhanced by the majestic ski slopes. While the region is great for outdoor activities such as alpine skiing, hiking and trail running, Sofia also offers sprawling green parklands, cobblestone boulevards, art galleries, orthodox churches, museums and fine restaurants offering mouth-watering, Bulgarian delicacies.
The city’s vibrant shopping malls, luxury hotels, buzzing casinos, and trendy clubs & bars, highlight Sofia as a modern metropolis. Plunge into contemporary city life, while being surrounded by remnants of Sofia’s former days of struggle and victory, evident in The Archaeological Museum, National Palace of Culture and the symbolic Kambanite Bells.
Regardless of when you decide to visit, this underestimated city will pleasantly surprise you with its vivacious character, profound culture and picturesque landscapes!