What to see and visit in Sofia
In the central part of Sofia can see in one place monuments from Roman times, typical of the socialist system architecture and contemporary and modern buildings and business centers. By scooter or bicycle you could for one day to tour around the center without feeling dependent on local traffic. To visit the most famous symbols of the city, church of Alexander Nevsky, the National Palace of Culture or explore the numerous churches and museums.
Vitosha Nature Park
Vitosha Nature Park is the pride of the city. The town at the foot of the mountain and throughout the year feels fresh mountain breeze. Only 20 minutes from downtown by bicycle or scooter you could find yourself in an oasis. The distance from Sofia Rent Center to the entrance of the mountain is only 5 kilometers, but in fact time is only 5 kilometers from the city center. By scooter or bicycle, Vitosha Mountain is an excellent place to spend a free day or weekend.
Park Borissova Garden
Central Park is located in downtown and is a favorite place for walking and sprot of citizens and guests of the capital. This is the largest and most well maintained park. Excellent place to relax with a bicycle, then walk in the city center.
South Park in Sofia is one of the most beautiful and popular parks in Sofia. It has many cafes and places to eat, asphalt paths for walking and bicycles and bicycle paths between the trees, suitable for extreme skiing. Excellent location - at one end of the park are the U.S. embassy and the Kempinski Hotel and the other is the beginning of the most famous shopping street Vitosha. Sofia Car Center is located 15 minutes by bike and 5 minutes by scooter from the park.
National Museum of History
located 3 km or 5 minutes by moped and 15 minutes by bike from Sofia Car Center and just 2 kilometers from the Boyana Church. At the foot of Vitosha Mountain, located in a building from the former residence of the communist regime in Bulgaria. In the NMI will find great variety of priceless artifacts from all eras and inhabitants of the territory of Bulgaria before and after the establishment as a state in 681
After the fall of communism in 1989 in Sofia built a huge modern shopping malls. In the center is the largest City Center Sofia and 5 km. Car Center of Sofia and Mall Sofia, 7 km from Sofia Car Center. Serdika Center and The Mall are the last open in 2010 and offer a variety of goods and services of world famous brands. Excellent place to stroll and lunch or dinner.
Located only 40 km from Sofia and 20 km from the resort Borovets. Favorite location for surfing, kayaking and fishing. Perfktna destination for a walk or a scooter for older adventurers - by bicycle. Untouched nature and recreation facilities located along the coast and hotels. Sofia Rent Boat Center recommends hotel Camelot where there is a beach with sand and a ramp for launching boats and jet skis in the water. Surf recommend camping Stork's Nest for years used by local residents for surfing and fishing.
no rough water, suitable for amateur and professional canoe & kayak. Without polzavane ban on fishing boats with or without engines. Excellent place to walk or bike to scooter. At the foot of the Lozen mountain lake Pancharevo is only 15 minutes by car or moped from Sofia.
located 15 km. from Sofia to the west, pristine nature. A favorite spot for lovers of adreanalina its many roads suitable for mountain bikes and bicycles.
Borovets is the famous ski resort. Located about 70 km. from Sofia and is a favorite place to ski not only by residents of Sofia, but also many guests from abroad. Over Borovets is the highest peak in the Balkans, Musala 2925 m altitude. Besides the skiing season, Borovets and near its picturesque villages Samokov and Beli Iskar Madjare offer excellent conditions for hiking biking and fishing. Excellent conditions for mountain hikes on designated routes. Create unforgettable memories by hiring a large scooter from Sofia Car Center and in the Gorge along the Iskar Dam go to Borovets and can be back in Sofia or to sleep in an elite hotel or choose a cozy family guest house.
near Sofia, 25 km. Favorite fishing spot at the weekend. Pacific waters, suitable for all types of boats.
Not so near Sofia 100 km., But worth the trip. Quiet and clean water in a clean area, away from cities. Surrounded by pine forest, lake Dushantsi is very quiet place, suitable for all types of boats. The area is suitable for hiking and bicycle.