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Photovaction 2016


Dear Photovacation Friends!

This year Photovacation will be held in the period September 03 – 11 in Primorsko International Youth Center (IYC).

To participate, you will just have to be there. You will be able to enjoy all exhibitions, presentations workshops and have fun.

You can also join the event as an accredited participant. This will entitle you to participation in the contest – the creative task “Let’s make a Calendar together”, in some of the artistic workshops and lectures. Accreditation prices will be announced along with the Programme details by the end of this month.

We propose to your attention the options for accommodation in Primorsko IYC*:





You can book through our ONLINE RESERVATION SYSTEM

The “Remarks” field is to enter everything you consider not covered in the Form.

You can also book at the following postal address:

14Б “San Stefano” street

Sofia 1504



For further questions or requests for accommodation apart from the specified Packages:

Phone: 0888812284

*To participate in Photovacation, you are not obliged to necessarily avail of the proposed accommodation opportunities.



Some information for our foreign friends:




The town of Primorsko is situated on a small peninsula in the southeastern part of the Black Sea coast. It is situated at a distance of 50 kilometers from Burgas and 450 kilometers from the capital city Sofia. The population of the town is 2,800 people and in the summer season the number of people increases several times due to the numerous tourists, choosing Primorsko for their summer vacation.

The climate in Primorsko is temperate-continental with Black Sea and Mediterranean influence, with mild, short winters and long summers. The average temperature in July is 23-24°C.

There are four sanctuaries found near Primorsko, as well as 12 dolmens and 10 mound necropolises. The most interesting for tourists is the sanctuary Beglik Tash, which embodies the cult of the sun. The rock sanctuary near Primorsko is one of the greatest discoveries of the Thracian civilization at the Southern Black Sea coast and Strandzha. It is located in the central highest part of Beglik Tash peak, with a height of 128 meters above sea level, and covers an area of about 6 decares. Its central part is best studied – there, on a large rock terrace, slightly elevated above the surrounding terrain, in a circle with diameter of 56 meters of the ritual space, are laid separate rock elements. It was built in the middle of the second millennium BC and was demolished in the early fourth century AD.

Ropotamo reserve is located near Primorsko. There are many interesting and unique natural sites on the reserve territory, such as the firth of the Ropotamo river, the Arkutino swamp, dense forests, which are very rare at this attitude, various rock formations, wetlands, marshlands, etc. The reserve is a part of the larger protected area Ramsarsko Place, Ropotamo. The firth of Ropotamo is one of the main tourist attractions in the reserve. The site also offers attractive boat trips along the river.

The Arkutino reserve, also known as Mecheshko Blato (Bear’s Swamp), in Primorsko municipality is famous for its pure nature and rare plants. The reserve is home to the sand lily and offers a clean and long coastline.

North of Primorsko, in the area between the Stamopolu lagoon and the seashore is located one of the best – preserved dune complexes at the Black Sea shore. Some dunes reach up to 19 meters of height and are an exceptional view for visitors. This is the natural landmark Sand Dunes – Perla.

There are 4 beaches near the town – north, central, southern and Perla, which offer various attractions – a volleyball playground, gym, water ski, pedal boats, surfing, boat trips, scooters and children’s facilities.