Last updated 22 January 2020 | Rates checked and changes to page include Burgas added and Plovdiv rates increase from 1 January 2020.

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туристическа такса

The tourist tax (туристическа такса) is an overnight accommodation tax levied to visitors per person per night. If the accommodation is located in a designated tourist resort, the tax is only levied for the first night.

The rate to be paid is set by local governments (municipalities) within the 0.20 – 3.00 BGN Lev band set by national government. Further information here.


Below are selected destinations and further information can be found by clicking on the name of the destination.

Euro conversion on 22 January 2020 for comparative purposes.

Hotel Star Rating12345
BGN Lev (€) per person per night
(no maximum nights)
Burgas0.60 (0.31)0.60 (0.31)1.20 (0.62)1.50 (0.77)1.50 (0.77)
Plovdiv0.40 (0.21)0.60 (0.31)0.80 (0.41)1.00 (0.51)1.20 (0.62)
Sofia0.40 (0.21)0.60 (0.31)0.80 (0.41)1.00 (0.51)1.20 (0.62)
Varna0.50 (0.26)0.50 (0.26)0.60 (0.31)0.90 (0.46)1.40 (0.72)

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