Sport Camps Bulgaria
Useful information about Bulgaria

Currency – bulgarian leva (BGN); 1 euro = 1.95583 leva

Payments: cash payments in euro are not accetable. You can pay almost everywhere with your credit card (Master Card, Visa, Diners Club etc.)


Standard time zone:

UTC/GMT +2 hours

Daylight saving time:

+1 hour

Current time zone offset:

UTC/GMT +3 hours

Time zone abbreviation:

EEST - Eastern European Summer Time

Capital: Sofia

State Government: parlamentary republic

Lanuage: Bulgarian and uses only the Cyrillic alphabet; most of Bulgarians speak English at acceptable level.

Emergency number: 112

Dialing codes – international country code: + 359

Religion: 86.6% of the population is Eastern Orthodox, 12% are Muslims,2% other.


International Airports:

Bourgas airport

tel.: +359 56/ 87 02 48

Sofia airport

tel.: +359 2/ 937 22 12

Plovdiv airport

tel.: +359 32/ 60 11 11

Varna airport

tel.: +359 52/ 50 08 34, 50 08 40

Mobile operators: MTel (Vodaphone) , Globul, Vivacom. You can buy on spot mobile phone prepaid cards.

Visa Requirements:

Foreigners with valid international passports which are citizens of countries-members of European Union, Iceland, South Korea, Monaco, Norway, San Marino and Switzerland can spend up to 90 days in Bulgaria without a visa.

Foreigners who can spend up to 30 days in Bulgaria without a visa must be citizens of Australia, Andorra, the Vatican, Israel, Canada, Lichtenstein, Macedonia, New Zealand, USA, Serbia and Monte Negro, Romania and Croatia.