100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

If you think about Bulgaria that which comes to mind? Traveling through Bulgaria might not look like the European vacation, and it isn’t. However, as I found out this past year, the nation retains scrumptious regional gastronomy, an amazing history, and beauty.

I have the opportunity to attempt grated delicacies such as the notorious yogurt shopska salad, and kavarma stew, also visited with big towns, researched UNESCO World Heritage sites, sampled tasty wines and rakia.

See: Top 25 restaurants of Bulgaria

Much like all of my trips, I submitted a few photos. I wanted to talk about my experiences to show that Bulgaria is filled with surprises! Here are 100 of my favourite pictures from the eastern stone.

The Roman Ruins of Deultum

Burgas skyline

Burgas Sand Festival

Incredible sand sculptures at the Burgas Sand Festival

Topic of the festival

Abraham Lincoln presiding over the crowd

Another shot of the colorful skyline of Burgas

Antique Beehive Tomb in Pomorie

Bathers at the Pomorie Salt Lake

Pomorie Beach on the Black Sea

 Exploring the ancient city of Nessebar

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 Byzantine ruins of Nessebar

Late night meal at Restaurant Vodenitsata in Burgas

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Relaxing on Burgas Beach

Fried sardine lunch by the water

 

Can’t forget the wine!

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Day trip from Burgas into the seaside town of Sozopol

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 Ancient fortifications in Sozopol

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 Tomb stone carvings

 A nice welcome!

Views from our hotel in Burgas

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Delicious meze spread at Ethno Restaurant in Burgas

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

World’s oldest golden treasure of Varna in the Museum

 Gourmet meal at Horizont Restaurant in Varna

 Bulgarian National Revival architecture

Dormition of the Mother of God Cathedral in Varna

 Ancient Roman Bath Complex in Varna

Researching Bulgaria’s”Stone Forest” Pobiti Kamani 

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Dining experience at Mehana Chuchurra in Varna

Knyaz Boris boulevard is Your main pedestrian and shopping street in Varna

Touring Ovech Fortress

Danube River views

Antique buildings in Ruse 

Seafood rice at Korona Restaurant in Balchik Palace

Aladzha Rock Monastery

Sea views from Balchik Palace

Homemade sausage served at Staria Chinar Restaurant in Varna on traditional earthenware

The ruins of Pliska, Funding of the First Empire

 Visiting the Roman Military Base of Abritus

A husband and wife immortalized in a headstone

See our Post: Travel Guide to Ruse, Bulgaria: Things to See and Do

 Walking around Ruse, Bulgaria’s “Little Vienna”

Ruse’s Svoboda (Liberty) Square

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 Danube River terminal in Ruse

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Classical architecture in Ruse

 Wine barrels at the Leventa Complex

 Pantheon of National Heroes in Ruse

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Rock cave church of Basarbovo

Interior of the Ivanovo Church — UNESCO World Heritage Website

 Ottoman Bridge

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Ruins of the ancient Roman city, Nikopolis Ad Istrum

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

See our Post: Travel Guide to Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria: Things to See and Do

View in Veliko Tarnovo of the Tsaravets Fortress

 Old Town Veliko Tarnovo

Helping a tortoise cross over the road near Veliko Tarnovo

 Grand entrance to Tsaravets Fortress

 Delicious meal at Van Hassan II Restaurant 

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 Touring Tsaravets Fortress

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 Old town Veliko Tarnovo

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 More old town views

Touring the boutique Maryan Winery 45 minutes out of Veliko Tarnovo

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 Aging barrels at Maryan Winery

Another Extraordinary spread of veggies, meat, and cheese

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 We finally made it to the capital, Sofia

 St. George Church in Sofia

Gold Thracian funeral mask displayed in the National Archaeological Museum in Sofia

Incredible Home Made dessert at Izbata Tavern and Winery in Sofia

 Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Sofia

One of the ancient Theater of Serdica beneath a modern building in Sofia

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 Roman necropolis in Sofia

Food in Bulgaria = amazing

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Shopping street in Sofia

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

An menu to Keep in Mind at Talents Restaurant in Sofia 

An interesting architectural mix of Bulgarian Revival and buildings

 Exploring Rila Monastery

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 Fresco in Rila Monastery

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Whatever you can eat at Manastirska Meritsia, or”Monastery’s Kitchen” in Sofia

Sausage and veggie dish at Dayana Restaurant in Plovdiv

See our Post: Travel Guide to Plovdiv, Bulgaria: Things to See and Do

 Ancient Roman Theatre in old town Plovdiv

 strolling old town Plovdiv

 Old town Plovdiv

 Nebet Hill

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

 Eastern gate of the Philippopolis citadel

 Ruins of Philippopolis

Dancers at the Plovdiv Folklore Festival

Roman Stadium in Dzhumaya Square

 Seeing the ancient ruins of Hisarya

 Starosel ancient Thracian complex

Pork and potato stew

More amazing Meals at Restaurant Megdana

See our Post: Travel Guide to Stara Zagora, Bulgaria: Things to See and Do

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Assessing Stara Zagora’s Regional History Museum

 Neolithic Dwellings Museum

 The old Roman Cardo Maximus

 Subterranean Roman mosaics

 Strolling around Stara Zagora

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Taste-testing at the Zagorka Brewery

Zesty salad at Restaurant Castela

 Defenders of Stara Zagora 1877 Memorial Complex

100 Beautiful Instagram Pictures of Bulgaria

Farewell Bulgaria!

Have you ever believed traveling to Bulgaria? If youare currently considering going or’ve been, let us know what you think. We’d love to hear from you! Leave us a comment below.