You gain the most authentic impression of the beauty of Bulgaria on road trip through the country. Bulgaria offers imposing high mountains, flowering valleys, historical sites and fantastic beaches.
A journey in a hire car through Bulgaria could start in the vibrant capital Sofia, take you over the forest-covered Rila Mountains, culminating in a relaxing sojourn on the Black Sea.
The scenic and cultural diversity of Bulgaria leaves nothing to be desired. So why not enjoy the highlights of Bulgaria from the comfort of a car from TUI Cars and finish the holiday in style on the beach? The dreamlike white sand beaches and the deep blue water promise pure relaxation after a 400-km round trip in a rental car through Bulgaria. You can find easily find a car rental office at the airport or downtown in all cities.
Road trip through Bulgaria
The adventure in Bulgaria starts in a car picked up in Sofia. The modern capital is situated in the mountains and is well-known for its rich cultural life. From there the highway leads directly to the Black Sea and offers the fastest way of discovering Bulgaria by car.
On the other hand, in a hire car you can enjoy the varied landscape off the beaten track, driving past peach orchards and fields of roses. Only 150 km away lies Plovdiv, the second largest city in Bulgaria and one of the oldest in Europe. The perfect end to your journey by car is Burgas, where fantastic beaches await you and your relaxing sea-side holiday can begin.
From the Black Sea to the white town of Balchik by car
If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of Bulgarian culture, Balchik is a real insider’s tip. From Varna you can drive to the white town on the north of the Black Sea in only 45 minutes. This small harbour town has a botanical garden which is home to one of Europe’s largest cacti collections and a place where fragrant blossoms enchant your senses.
In the evening you can enjoy the culinary delights of Bulgarian cuisine in one of the many restaurants and experience the busy throng of the streets. On a journey through Bulgaria by car you gain a deeper insight into life behind the façade of sun, beach and sea. Hit the road and discover Bulgaria by car.