Tourism


  • Friday, 19 February 2016 - 11:00

    In the fourth quarter of 2015, 754.8 thousand Bulgarian residents made tourist trips. The majority (84.8%) of them travelled only within the country, 12.3% - only abroad and 2.9% - both in the country and abroad. Compared to the same quarter of 2014 the total number of the travelled persons aged 15 and over decreased by 4.1%, as a reduction was observed in the number of the Bulgarian residents travelled in the country - by 6.8%, while in the number of persons travelled abroad increased by 19.1%.

  • Wednesday, 10 February 2016 - 11:00

    In December 2015, 1 969 accommodation establishments - hotels, motels, camping sites, mountain chalets and other establishments for short-term accommodation with more than 10 bed places were functioned in the country. The total number of the rooms in them was 57.0 thousands and the bed-places were 114.9 thousands. In comparison with December 2014 the total number of accommodation establishments (functioned during the period) decreased by 2.3% and the bed-places in them - by 1.2%.

    The total number of the nights spent in all accommodation establishments registered in December 2015 was 713.8 thousands, or by 1.4% less in comparison with the same month of the previous year. The total revenues from nights spent in December 2015 reached 36.2 million BGN or by 2.9% more compared to December 2014.

  • Wednesday, 27 January 2016 - 11:00
    In December 2015, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 309.0 thousand or by 15.4% above the registered in December 2014. The trips with other purposes (as a guest, education and visit the cultural and sport events) in December 2015 composed the greatest share of the total number of trips of Bulgarian residents abroad - 47.8%, followed by the trips with professional purpose - 29.1%, and with holiday and recreation purposes - 23.1%.
    In December 2015, the number of arrivals of visitors from abroad to Bulgaria was 441.3 thousand or by 2.6% above the level of December 2014. An increase was registered in the trips with holiday and recreation purpose - by 25.8%, and with professional purpose - by 12.0%, while the trips with other purposes decreased by 12.0%. 
     
  • Thursday, 14 January 2016 - 11:00

    In November 2015, 1 901 accommodation establishments - hotels, motels, camping sites, mountain chalets and other establishments for short-term accommodation with more than 10 bed places were functioned in the country. The total number of the rooms in them was 53.3 thousands and the bed-places were 107.0 thousands. In comparison with November 2014 the total number of accommodation establishments (functioned during the period) decreased by 1.2% and the bed-places in them - by 2.0%.

    The total number of the nights spent in all accommodation establishments registered in November 2015 was 582.6 thousands, or by 2.2% less in comparison with the same month of the previous year. The total revenues from nights spent in November 2015 reached 29.2 million BGN or by 0.8% more compared to November 2014.

  • Monday, 28 December 2015 - 11:00

    In November 2015, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 305.2 thousand or by 12.7% above the registered in November 2014. The trips with other purposes (as a guest, education and visit the cultural and sport events) in November 2015 composed the greatest share of the total number of trips of Bulgarian residents abroad - 46.9%, followed by the trips with holiday and recreation purposes - 27.7%, and with professional purpose - 25.4%.

    In November 2015, the number of arrivals of visitors from abroad to Bulgaria was 436.8 thousand or by 0.8% above the level of November 2014. An increase was registered in the trips with holiday and recreation purpose - by 6.2%, and with other purposes - by 2.6%, while the trips with professional purpose decreased by 10.2%. 

  • Thursday, 10 December 2015 - 11:00

    In October 2015, 2 020 accommodation establishments - hotels, motels, camping sites, mountain chalets and other establishments for short-term accommodation with more than 10 bed places were functioned in the country (Annex, Table 1). The total number of the rooms in them was 71.6 thousands and the bed-places were 150.4 thousands. In comparison with October 2014 the total number of accommodation establishments (functioned during the period) increased by 4.4% and the bed-places in them - by 4.8%.

    The total number of the nights spent in all accommodation establishments registered in October 2015 was 727.8 thousands, or by 3.7% more in comparison with the same month of the previous year. The total revenues from nights spent in October 2015 reached 36.0 million BGN or by 4.2% more compared to October 2014.  

  • Friday, 27 November 2015 - 11:00

    In October 2015, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 335.5 thousand or by 11.5% above the registered in October 2014. The trips with other purposes (as a guest, education and visit the cultural and sport events) in October 2015 composed the greatest share of the total number of trips of Bulgarian residents abroad - 43.3%, followed by the trips with holiday and recreation purposes - 30.1%, and with professional purpose - 26.6%.

    In October 2015, the number of arrivals of visitors from abroad to Bulgaria was 577.0 thousand or by 3.6% above the level of October 2014. An increase was registered in the trips with holiday and recreation purpose - by 17.2%, and with professional purpose - by 14.7%, while the trips with other purposes decreased by 7.5%. 

  • Friday, 20 November 2015 - 11:00

    In the third quarter of 2015, 1 274.7 thousand Bulgarian residents made tourist trips. The majority (80.5%) of them travelled only within the country, 14.6% - only abroad and 4.9% - both in the country and abroad. Compared to the same quarter of 2014 the total number of the travelled persons aged 15 and over decreased by 7.7%, as a reduction was observed in the number of the Bulgarian residents travelled in the country - by 8.7%, as well as in the number of persons travelled abroad - by 1.4%. 

  • Tuesday, 10 November 2015 - 11:00

    In September 2015, 2 644 accommodation establishments - hotels, motels, camping sites, mountain chalets and other establishments for short-term accommodation with more than 10 bed places were functioned in the country. The total number of the rooms in them was 120.9 thousands and the bed-places were 265.0 thousands. In comparison with September 2014 the total number of accommodation establishments (functioned during the period) increased by 4.5% and the bed-places in them - by 4.7%.

    The total number of the nights spent in all accommodation establishments registered in September 2015 was 2 418.3 thousands, or by 7.9% more in comparison with the same month of the previous year. The total revenues from nights spent in September 2015 reached 113.4 million BGN or by 10.8% more compared to September 2014.

  • Tuesday, 27 October 2015 - 11:00

    In September 2015, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 450.9 thousand or by 10.8% above the registered in September 2014. The trips with other purposes (as a guest, education and visit the cultural and sport events) in September 2015 composed the greatest share of the total number of trips of Bulgarian residents abroad - 40.1%, followed by the trips with holiday and recreation purposes - 37.8%, and with professional purpose - 22.1%.

    In September 2015, the number of arrivals of visitors from abroad to Bulgaria was 1 055.9 thousand or by 4.7% under the level of September 2014. A decrease was registered in the trips by all observed purposes: with professional purpose - by 17.7%, with holiday and recreation purpose - by 4.1% and with other purposes - by 0.2%. 

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