Sofia HolidaysBulgaria
Settled since pre-historic times, Sofia has been ruled by Byzantines, Ottomans and Russians, and is today the capital of independent Bulgaria. The city takes its name from the Church of St. Sofia, dedicated to the Christian concept of wisdom. Sofia can demonstrate this quality throughout the year, for example during …

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How to get to Sofia

Here's what you need to know about getting to Sofia. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Sofia takes 3 hours, 20 minutes.

When to go to Sofia

Typical Holiday Price

£331 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Sofia varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

November

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - November is the cheapest month to go to Sofia.

Where to stay in Sofia

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Sofia, according to other travellers.

Reviews of Sofia

ClaudioSe
ClaudioSeMilan
21/05/2019

Happy to see many murales in the centre of Sofia. Less happy to feel a chilling air at my arrival at 11.00 on May 21st

Michail Tens
Michail Tens
28/04/2019

It's a cheap green capital and you can't visit the over 2000m high mountain.

Dian Todorov
Dian TodorovSofia
31/12/2017

This is a restaurant surrounded by students’ dorms. It is a traditional Bulgarian places. The music they play is Bulgarian Chalga and Folklore music. THere is live music every Friday and Saturday. The parties there are crazy.

James Gibbons
James GibbonsMiami
06/12/2017

Sofia is a beautiful little city in Bulgaria and the capital. There are several historic sites and communist architecture and also feels very safe.

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