Best Tourist Places to Visit in Kiten, Bulgarian, Europe

Best Tourist Places to Visit in Kiten, Bulgarian, Europe

Kiten is a resort town on the coast of the Bulgarian Black Sea geographically positioned at 42°14′ N 27°47′ E, around 50 km from Burgas, 180 km from Varna and 435 km from Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria.

Kiten is home to two renowned beaches such as Atliman and Urdoviza which receives a large number of tourists during the summer months, especially from the countries of Slovakia, Serbia, Germany, Czech Republic and Russia.


Geography of Kiten:

Kiten lies near the entrance of the Kiten River on the Urdoviza peninsula at an altitude of 3 feet.


History of Kiten:

Kiten was first settled by the people from Eastern Thrace and in 1962, Kiten was proclaimed a national resort. It was earlier part of Primorsko and gained town status on 17th June 2005.


How to reach Kiten?

Kiten is served by Burgas Airport which is located around 65 km from Kiten with scheduled and seasonal flights to many European and few Asian destinations.

Kiten is around 430 km from Sofia Airport which is the most important airport of Bulgaria and has a good network all around Europe.

Also there are frequent buses plying between Burgas and Kiten and most of them offer advance booking facility for tourist’s convenience.

Taxis, tourist vehicles and rental cars are other options for local travel.


Food and Shopping in Kiten:

Kiten is a colorful town and houses shops which are into selling of traditional handicrafts, typical perfumes, cotton clothes, gadgets and shoes.

The major restaurants in and around Kiten are listed below:

  • Fisherman Inn
  • Nataly’s Style cafe
  • Silver Club
  • Elite Poka Club
  • London Pub and Restaurant


Places to see in Kiten:

Atliman Beach:

Atliman Beach is one of the prominent beaches on the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast, surrounded by numerous reputed restaurants, hotels and cafes.


Urdoviza Beach:

Located on the south of Kiten, Urdoviza beach is a stunning white sand beach frequented by both domestic and international tourists during the summer months. It can be reached by car from the town centre.


Archaeological Museum in Burgas

The Burgas Archaeological Museum is located around 50 km away from Kiten exhibiting diverse Roman, Byzantine and Greek historical items. It is located on 21 Bogorodi Street and is open for tourists from 10:00-19:00 (Monday – Friday) and 10:00-18:00 (Sat), Sunday Holiday.


List of other places of interest in and around Kiten includes:

  • Burgas’s Nature and Science Museum
  • Burgas Lake
  • The historical museum of Burgas
  • Atanasovsko Lake
  • Mandrensko Lake
  • Roman City of Develtum
  • The Poros Fortness
  • Ethnographic Museum
  • The city Gallery of Fine Arts
  • Holy Theotokos Orthodox Church
  • Saints Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Cathedral
  • The Erkesiya-Border wall
  • The Rusokastro Fortness
  • Navel of Burgas

Ideal time to visit Kiten:

Generally summer months from May to October will be ideal time to trip Kiten.


Where to stay in Kiten?

Kiten has many reputed hotels providing world class accommodations to the tourists visiting the place from time to time. Other than facilities and services, the hotels in Kiten serve guests with a variety of traditional and international delicacies. List of prominent hotels in Kiten include:

  • Princess Residence
  • Coop-Kiten Hotel Complex
  • Kiten Beach Hotel
  • Avenue Kiten
  • Kamenec Hotel
  • Hotel Onyx
  • Style Place Hotel
  • Hotel Globus
  • Sunny Paradise Hotel
  • Kiten Palace Hotel
  • Rusalka Mermaid Hotel
  • Sunday Hotel
  • Family Hotel Green Home
  • Hotel Park Beach
  • South Beach Hotel
  • Style Guest House

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