Sofia is a charming place to be in the winter season. Cosy restaurants with appetizing food and lavish wines, galleries, museums, luxury Spa centers and friendly people are sure to keep you warm and homey during your visit in Sofia.

To learn more about what Sofia has to offer, visit the links below.

Visit Sofia
Spotted by Locals
Free Sofia Tour


The best way to get around in Sofia is by Taxi, Uber or Metro.


Taxis in Sofia are cheap and conveniеnt. Beware of scams and never hop on a taxi at the airport. We recommend using the Bulgarian TaxiMe app working only with legitimate taxi drivers. You can download it for Android here or iPhone here.

You could also use Uber.

Undeground (Metro)

The Sofia Metro has only 2 lines but provides direct access to the center of the city from  the airport. Here you can see a map of the metro.


You will find plenty of good and inexpensive accommodation options in the center of Sofia through, airbnb and the likes, but in case you need some extra advice you will find it in our section Hotels

See info on recommended hotels here


You will be surprised at the proliferation of restaurants with tasty food, low prices and nice ambiance within walking distance to the festival venues. Here are some of our favourites:

See Info on Recommended Restaurants Here