Bulgaria’s history, culture, wine and cuisine is unbeknownst to many but this under-the-radar destination deserves your attention. Why not plan your next trip around one of these wine festivals? Enjoy authentic food, colorful folkloric traditions and marvelous wine. There is no better way to capture the soul of a destination than through its food and wine. No matter if you are visiting during the warm summer or the refreshing fall, you will find unforgettable experiences in the diverse gastronomic events that Bulgaria has to offer. Wine festivals are the ultimate experience for wine lovers, and provide the opportunity to taste and learn more about Bulgarian wines.
Bulgaria is a wonderfully off-the-beaten-track destination that blends breathtaking landscapes, rich history, unique folklore, and delicious food and wine. A well-kept secret about Bulgaria is the beauty of its wine country. A visit to Bulgarian wine country is a good opportunity to discover indigenous grape varieties, experience warm hospitality and get a taste of local cuisine. There are some true hidden winery gems located in the rolling hills of Bulgaria that all offer warm hospitality, a mountainous backdrop and exceptional wine. For wine lovers, nothing beats a stay at a winery. An escape to a winery offers an idyllic setting to gain a deeper understanding and appreciation for wine. There’s just something about being in the place of production and learning the story behind the wine that makes the wine taste better. Here are 3 beautiful wine estates featuring accommodation ranging from luxury hotels to boutique style guesthouses located close to vineyards.