Albena is one of the leading tourist destinations on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast to coast only 30km far from Varna.
Albena is a tourist destination with the characteristic buildings built in unique architectural style.
Most of the hotels are placed on the beach, ideally positioned and oriented in regard to the sun, sea and vegetation. It was built in 1960. on the empty land and till today it has developed into a independent town with its administrative center. This town is named after very popular Bulgarian female name Albena, which is prepresenting at the same time novel written by Bulgarian writer Jordan Jovkov.
Beach in the Albena is 5km long and 150 meters wide and it is covered with very fine, and clean sand, sea water is crystal pure, calm and warm. Depth doesn’t exceed 1.6 meters in a distance of 100-150m from the beach.
During the summer an average temperature is about 25 degrees and goes to 30. The water temperature in summer is between 22 and 25 °C. The air is clean and the optimum moisture content is 63-65%.
Tourist can choose one of 43 modern hotels (two – four stars) in the Albena, which capacity is over than 20 000 beds. Most hotels have a swimming pool with fresh water.
The tourist season lasts from May to September, when the usefulness of the sea and the beach is guaranteed. However, Albena is the largest Spa center in Bulgaria, which greatly reduces the impact of the summer season on the occupancy rate. Spa centers use local thermal and mineralized waters rich in calcium and magnesium, which have a constant temperature of 30°C
Additionally, the Albena has in its offer many sport activities with appropriate facilities and playgrounds for football and other sports, as well as riding trails…
The Albena has excellent facilities for congress tourism, so here it is organized conferences, congresses, and many other cultural events.
There are many international restaurants which in their offer have also the Bulgarian national cuisine, bars, discotheques, parks for children. At the center there are a post office, bank, hospital, pharmacy, many stores – everything you need for a nice vocation.
If you decide to have a holiday in the Albena, you will make an excellent choice!
Published on: 02.02.2011