Sozopol – cheap car hire
General information about Sozopol
Sozopol is a small town of 7000 people on the Black Sea coast, located 41 km south of Burgas. Near the town are also located the main Bulgarian resorts such as Dyuni, Primorsko, Kiten, while the distance to Varna is just 158 kilometers. You’ll decide to visit Sozopol if you want to spend a few relaxing days at the seaside without the crowds, who are typical for Golden Sands and Sunny Beach. The sea water in Sozopol also tends to be cleaner as it is further away from the Danube delta. Sozopol is divided into an old part and new part. The picturesque old part lies on the peninsula connected to the mainland by a 150 m wide strip of land. The old Sozopol is small, with interesting (partly wooden) houses, narrow cobble stoned streets and a handful of churches. The main street running through the middle of Old Sozopol is with many souvenir shops, bars, restaurants and a few supermarkets. If you want to experience real pulse of Sozopol, turn into the maze of side streets where you will meet relaxed locals chatting while doing their everyday chores. You will have a pleasant walk around Old Sozopol – locals are always willing to greet you with a friendly smile, some of them are talkative, want to chat. There is a stretch of sand between Old Sozopol and New Sozopol attracting swimmers and sunbathers. New Sozopol, where most hotels are located, stretches south from the peninsula and into the interior of the mainland. You can visit and explore the town pretty easy and convinient by hiring a vehicle, just give us a call at +359 886 00 21 21 or visit our office, located in Burgas airport. Nowadays Sozopol attracts a lot of tourists because of its unique architecture and the fests of Apolonia every year. Sozopol and Nessebar are one of the oldest towns in Europe. The town is famous as a fishing and wine center. There are a lot of ancient monasteries in the area.
Tourist sightseeing around Sozopol
Burgas is one of the main cities in the country. For the last few years it became economic centre with national meaning. In addition there are wonderful possibilities for vacation. The city is located in Burgas Bay. You could enjoy the see views or make a trip in the area. At all Burgas is great opportunity for everything, vacations, business, holiday and may your start point for journey in the country. You could easy rent a car from our offices in Burgas.
It is beautiful and the biggest modern resort on the Bulgarian sea coast. It has many offers for spending great time: hotels, appartments, guest houses, complexes, and also a lot of restaurants, disco clubs, pubs, aqua park and many others. The resort provides perfect conditions for those, who love nightlife.
In the past the town was known with the name – Mesembria. It is considered that Nessebar is one of the oldest towns in Europe. It is considered that it exists about 3200 years, it has also preserved a significant part of artifacts and ancient monuments. The Old town was also included in the list of UNESCO site.
The resort Elenite is near Sunny Beach. It is on the south part of of Stara Planina mountain. The bay of Elenite is very beautiful. The resort offers hotels, complexes, guest houses and others.
Ahtopol is a small town, in the South part of the country. It has a rich historical past and offers a great nature views, and at the same time is quiet.
Kiten has successful developing tourism. The main tourist attractions are 2 beautiful bays and a wonderful beach line. The town and the area have historical past.
Ravda is located a 30 km away from Burgas, 3 km from Nessebar, 5 km from Sunny Beach, Sveti Vlas, Elenite and 98 km away from the city of Varna. Ravda has became international centre of children tourism and vacation, and within the last 10 years it has become more and more popular among the tourists coming from all parts of Europe. It gives the all necessary factors for wealty holiday. The village is also popular, because there are college and school campus. It attracts a lot of students from few countries.
The best hotels in Sozopol
- Hotel Selena
- Hotel More
- Martinez Apart Hotel
Car hire in Sozopol
If you plan to visit Sozopol and have not yet booked your car, you can do so by using our reservations form. If you are traveling from Burgas, LowCostCars has office in Burgas Plaza Mall, or from the airport, where you can pick up your car on the spot. Sozopol is the perfect destination for a trip from Burgas.