Sveti Vlas, Bulgaria
Although it has been developed into a modern beach destination during recent years it is still a quiet resort that will mostly suit families with children.
Sveti Vlas is a beautiful coastal village approx 5 km north of Sunny Beach and 9 km from Nessebar. This magnificent resort is a great combination of beautiful seaside at the foot of the Balkan mountain range.Read more about: Beaches | Things to Do | Out and About | Nearby Attractions | Sveti Vlas Reviews
The south facing golden sands of the beach are relatively uncrowded with shallow waters, edging the same bay as the popular neighbouring resort of Sunny Beach (2km).
Things to Do
The resort has a water sports centre and in the neighbouring resorts of Sunny Beach and Nessebar, you can visit the Sunny Beach Karting Track, the Paintball Centre, the Action Aqua and Animal Park and Aqua Paradise.
Of historic interest the ruins of a number of monasteries can be found surrounding the resort or, combined with architectural beauty, the old town of Nessebar is approx 10km away and can also be reached by water-taxi from the Marina.
Out and About
The beach resort of Sveti Vlas is home to the modern Marina Dinevi and, in July, hosts the annual International Sailing Regatta. Many more national and international cultural events, activities and shows take place at the Arena Amphitheatre.
For a change of scenery you could venture into the countryside, stopping off at the boutique winery and artisan shops at Chateau Medovo (22km), visit the charming hill top village of Bania (20km) which lies above unspoiled beaches or, follow the walking paths through the woodlands of the Kalinata Nature Reserve (9km).
Search the sunshine.co.uk website:×