Sunny Beach resort is the choice of many Bulgarian and foreign tourists looking for the proper place for summer holidays in Bulgaria. Sunny beach is situated on the territory of Nessebar municipality. Sunny beach hotels are located along a wide beach with golden sand in a large bay facing East. The sea bottom slopes gently downwards and provides safety for the tourists.
The design of the most famous Bulgarian seaside resort started in 1957, and the construction of hotels and restaurants began in 1958
The northern part of Sunny beach summer resort has developed rapidly for recept decade, reaching the the eastern scopes of the Stara Planina (the Balkan Mountains). The micro climate of this region of the resort is known for its spa conditions, best for treatment of lung diseases.
The Southern part of Sunny Beach, with its famous sand dunes expanded, reaching the peninsula of Ancient Nessebar.
Bourgas Airport is only 25 km (20 minutes) from Sunny Beach and Bourgas Port and Bourgas Central railway station are both 35 km from the resort. Varna Airport is 115 km northway. Regular bus lines are running between Sunny Beach and the district central cities Bourgas (35 km) and Varna (90 km).
The climate is perfect 265 sunny days along the year. The beach is 6 km long and 30-60 m wide, covered with fine golden-yellow sand. The famous sand dunes, where 16 species of rare plants are found, the flat sea sandy bottom – any reason for coming and spending the summer vacation at this magnificent place are existing. Sunny Beach offers many opportunities for fun and water: surfing, water skiing, sailing, tennis clubs, horse riding, bowling, indoor and outdoor pools, mini-golf.
South Beach has been granted and obtained the prestigious "Blue Flag".
Sunny Beach summer resort hosts to several international youth forums and festivals.