OBZOR, BULGARIA

This is a land superbly spotted in-between Nature?s goodness at sea and land. The Black Sea coast gives it a unique beauty and transforms the town to a demi-paradise. The enchanted greenwoods and mountainous landscape at the heart of the town re-echo Nature?s benevolence to this little piece of earth, making Obzor a perfect tourist destination for all lovers of Mother Nature. The amazing ruins of a medieval monastery and fortress bring another touch to Obzor?s splendour. Obzor is a small and seaside resort on the coast of the Black Sea in Bulgaria. 
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Main Things You Need To Know About Obzor

Weather

Like other cities in Bulgaria around this region, Obzor experiences four unique seasons about the same time with its neighbouring cities. Winter is cold and stays from December to February. Spring lasts for three months too from March to May and is a good time to visit Obzor. Summer, which starts in September and lingers till November just before December cold sets in, is the best time to visit the town. While January is the coldest month, August is the hottest month of the year.

Travelling Here

There are no direct flights to Obzor, but tourists can book a trip to Sofia, Burgas, or Varna and proceed from any of these airports to Obzor through any of the shuttle system available. Of all the airports in these cities, the closest to Obzor is Varna Airport in Varna which is about 46km away. Travelling by air presents an excellent way to enter Obzor because your exploration begins even before setting foot in Obzor. Once at the airport, you will find well-coordinated taxis and other shuttles to take you right into Obzor. There are no direct flights to Obzor, but tourists can book a trip to Sofia, Burgas, or Varna and proceed from any of these airports to Obzor through any of the shuttle system available. Of all the airports in these cities, the closest to Obzor is Varna Airport in Varna which is about 46km away. Travelling by air presents an excellent way to enter Obzor because your exploration begins even before setting foot in Obzor. Once at the airport, you will find well-coordinated taxis and other shuttles to take you right into Obzor.

Lodging

Hospitality scores high in Obzor. The town has numerous hotels, resorts, and guest houses; offering quality services to their guests. With some options to cover tourists at all levels, lodges deliver quality services. Book the best of Obzor hotels and guesthouses for a more luxurious and relaxed stay in the city. As a guide for first-timers, here's a short list of some fabulous lodging options in the town. 1. Casablanca 2. Sol Luna Bay Resort 3. Obzor Town 4. Sunny Island Guest House 5. Black Sea Hotel 6. New Town Complex 7. Hotel Riu Helios Bay 8. Obzor Beach Resort 9. Nanev 10. The Cliff Beach and Spa resort

Eating

Obzor does not only offer great accommodation options to its guests and travellers, but the small town also has a rich culinary with delightful menus tagged to it. Seafood is fresh and served at its best here. You can choose to dine in any of the fine restaurants around and experience the little town?s unique taste. Lots of seaside cafÇs and wineries are sprinkled in every street and corner of the town. Some of these restaurants include: 1. Hanove Restaurant 2. Lotos 3. Food & Bar Sunset 4. Restaurant Salt'n Pepper 5. Thracian Stan 6. Morska Perla 7. Tanya 8. Golden fish 9. Captain Fish 10. Sevastopol

Safety

Petty crimes are still been recorded at major tourist attractions in the town, although at a much reduced rate. Sometimes these petty criminals disguise in the form of guides to earn your trust, and once they get their chance, they part with your belongings. It's best if you get the company of a local guide from a legit firm in the town to be on the safe side. Be smart and observant all the time. Remember to abide by personal security tips, and you're good to go. On the whole, Obzor is quite a safe and peaceful haven for tourists.

Getting Around

Public transport is the most popular means of getting around for tourists. Obzor public transport is convenient and can get you to almost everywhere around the town. Tickets are priced base on how far you intend to go. Taxis offer more comfort but are most often than not a more expensive way of getting around. Tourists will find lots of taxis shuttling major tourist sites and important locations in the town. Tourists can call in and make arrangements with drivers for tours round major attractions so could make stops at will and continue when tourists wish to move on to the next spot. Tourists can also rent a car or bike from any of the numerous rental shops in the town. This will both give them freedom and better coverage. Tourists can take an evening walks around favourite spots but going too far on foot could cause them to get tiresome too early, which brings us back to the option of renting a car or a bike.

Top Attractions

Obzor is pressed between two the famous Sunny Beach and Nessebar. Obzor?s top attractions are characterised by a breath-taking mountainous landscape, lush sceneries, and beautiful beach resorts. Some of the beautiful landmarks in Obzor include the Irakli Beach, Kaleto Eco TrailObzor Beach Resort, Smrikite, and the Palm Park. There are also many other famous and lovely spots close to Obzor town, such as the White Cliffs, Ancient Fortress, Cape St. Atanas, Late Antiquity Fortress, all in the neighbouring town of Byala.

Being Local

Obzor is more of an escape destination and every man?s land. Although Romanian and English remain the predominant languages, there are other languages used by travellers from all walks of life. The locals are used to mingling with visitors and are always excited to meet a new traveller. Life is lived on the beach for both tourists and locals with one theme at heart- relaxation!