Sozopol is situated between two picturesque bays on the southern Bulgarian coast line, some 33 kilometers from Bourgas and 42 kilometers from Burgas airport. It provide summer beach holidays in Bulgaria in contemporary stylish hotels, located in old part and quarter. The origin is 4- 3 century BC, and later as exist like a Byzantine settlement, which makes it the oldest city in Bulgarian seaside. Initially, his name comes from god Apollo. Many centuries the city was an important commercial center having deals with Athens and Odrinskoto kingdom. The symbol of the city is an anchor, which is engraved the local. Over the centuries Sozopol is repeatedly burning down of Romans and Turks.
In 1974 town was declared as a town with a great importance included in UNESCO Helitage list. About 180 buildings have been declared cultural monuments including some aged hotels both churches St. George and the Virgin Mary. The archeological museum and Artist Gallery present interesting exhibits and pictures. About 600 meters north is located the fifth largest island on the sea St. Ivan declared as natural reserve. During the Middle Ages was the haunt of pirates, known and that a wedding is held of the Bulgarian king.
Nowadays Sozopol is beautiful Bulgarian seaside resort, where every year thousands of tourists spend their holidays. Hotels in Sozopol are perfect alternative for wonderful vacations and recreations during the summer. In September, tourists have a chance to enjoy the annual festival Apolonia. Some 5 km southwards is situated famous all inclusive resort Duni.
The climate is moderate continental. The summer is sunny and dry, spring is cool, winter is mild, while the autumn is the most beautiful season, with moderate temperatures and no wind or rain.
In Sozopol you can find a variety of hotels, fish delicacies to restaurants, pubs, bars, discos, casinos, cafes, pizza restaurants, bakeries, food stores, shops for souvenirs, clothing and foots, and fast food. Majority of "all inclusive" Sozopol hotels are located very close to the beach front. Water sports include surfs, jets, yachts and walks with motor boats, fishing, beach volleyball. In any 4 star hotel in Sozopol tourists enjoy the outdoor and indoor pools and Spa facilities.