FLY DIRECT TO SOFIA
Flights with British Airways to Sofia offer excellent value for money and no hidden charges.
Flights to Sofia
from: £51 each-way from: London, Apr 2016Book
Find a British Airways flight for less, we'll refund the difference.
Low price finder and low initial deposits.
Ensure your next holiday is extra special by talking to one of our European travel specialists.
Calls cost 7ppm plus your phone company's access charge.
Bookings made over the telephone incur a £5 booking fee per person.
Fly with British Airways and enjoy award-winning service, excellent value for money and no hidden charges:
Despite Bulgaria’s status as one of Europe’s poorer countries, its capital Sofia is a cultured, sometimes elegant place that looks much as if parts of Vienna, Istanbul and Moscow had been reproduced in miniature.
In its compact, tidy centre, late 19th century tenements sit next to Stalinist baroque official buildings, elaborate Orthodox churches, synagogues and mosques. Beyond the neo-Byzantine Alexander Nevsky Cathedral – the Balkans’ second largest church – Sofia has few formal sights, but its café-filled Vitosha Boulevard, cheap markets such as the Zhenski Pazar (“Woman’s Market”) and eclectic architecture throughout the centre are worth seeing in their own right.
Sofia is also a mountain town. Peaks over 2,000 metres high rise directly south of the city, and a cable car takes visitors directly into the Vitosha massif from the suburb of Simeonovo. These mountains contain some of Europe’s cheapest skiing, plus the isolated Rila Monastery, a painted cloister in a high valley directly beneath the Balkans’ highest summit.