Held in the city of Varna, Bulgaria is the Marathon Varna. It is considered a very prestigious event, and has a great International following. A flat and fast course, participants get to race around the downtown taking in the sites of spectacular architecture and the old-world history that Bulgaria is known for.
If mountain running is your forte, then the Sofia Vitosha Mountain race is a perfect match. Not quite a marathon, what you lose in mileage, however, you gain in an uphill battle. It is a part of the RUN BULGARIA circuit competitions created to promote a healthier lifestyle for Bulgarian locals, as well as people around the globe.
To see the amazing sites of Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, on foot, you can't do better than the Wizz Air Sofia Marathon. Participants race around the city while getting glimpses of the most historically significant monuments on earth.
Whatever it is that inspires you to compete, a Bulgaria marathon 2019 event will be the icing on your inspiration cake. With so many things to do and see while visiting, a marathon is only part of the fun of your destination run. Find the one that suits you and register today!
The best time to travel to Bulgaria are the months between April and October, with the summer months being peak tourist season
Some vaccines are required or recommended for travel to Bulgaria. So, make sure that your vaccination shots are up to date well before your departure date
The official currency of Bulgaria is the Bulgarian lev
If you are going to stay in a big city, public transportation is not only inexpensive, it will get you where you need to go
You must have a passport that is valid for a minimum of three months post-departure to visit Bulgaria. Irish nationals do not need a visa to visit Bulgaria