Bourgas is located on the southern Bulgarian Black sea coast. It lies in the western part of Burgas Bay and due to the low level of the coast in this area it has three lagoon lakes called Burgas, Mandren and Atanasossova that lies in the surrounding area of the city. Bourgas is the second largest city in Bulgaria following after Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna and fourth largest in terms of population. The city is an important centre for industrial development, transport, tourist centre and cultural values. Bourgas bay is the most important and largest Bulgarian port serving as key to the economic, cultural and tourist centre of Southeastern Bulgaria. The city was founded as an ancient Greek city with the name Pyrgos and the name originates from Pyrgos. Ancient Romans are said to rule this city for a long time and was called as Debultum which later was established as military colony by Vespasian. In the seventeenth century, the city developed well and it became major center for trade and industry. Many oil and chemical companies were built, salt and iron ore are mined and traded in multi tons.
Bourgas is an important economic city of Bulgaria. The most notable industrial enterprise is Lukoil which is the largest oil refinery in the southern Eastern Europe and the largest manufacturing plant in the Balkans. The tourist attractions of Bourgas are Opera house, Museum of nature and science, International Folklore festival, Ethnographic museum, Regional historical museum. In the nineteenth century the city was regarded as an important port city with the increasing maritime trade in the Black Sea Bourgas. During this period the city saw major economic development with the growth of craftsmanship and the export of grains in huge amount. The city is also famous to hold annual exhibitions and international festivals where visitors gather to appeal the city. The city also holds an open air museum at Beglik Tash. Bourgas holds sand festival every year during summer. Sculptors from all over the world come here to show their talent and make superb sand sculptors. The festival starts in mid of summer and ends in September. It is held in Ezeroto Park at the northern end of Sea Park. For fun loving you have a riding school at the northern end of the city beach. You will find ponies and horses for your ride. Adults and children’s can enjoy on ride on the beach side.
Visiting Bourgas for official business trip or vacation is truly worth. You will have wonderful time here visiting all the parts of ancient city. You have many things to do travel, explore ancient art, museums, beaches, shopping, clubs etc. You can plan your vacation here and book a hotel for your accommodation. Taxi service at Bourgas airport is available 24×7 and they will assist you anytime on your demand. They will help you to reach your hotel without any inconvenience. They deliver fantastic services to all the customers. The taxi service fares at Bourgas airport are very reasonable.