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Kiten - Bulgaria

Kiten Bulgaria is the most beautiful place on the Black Sea coast, which can charm each visitor with irresistible feeling of summer!


The combination of the wooded forest of the Strandzha Mountain and the sea contributes to the ambience of the holiday resort of Kiten, which turns into a heavenly place during the summer season. The beaches are perhaps the main natural resource which makes the development of Kiten as a resort and as a centre for summer recreation.

The excellent climate conditions, combined with the enclosed bays, imply a calm sea in Kiten during most of the summer season. The little saltiness of the Black Sea, distinguishes it from the others. These conditions give wonderful conditions for the development of the summer tourism along the shores of this basin, as well as other recreational activities like water sports, fishing etc.

Where is it?

Kiten is situated on the small peninsula of Urdoviza, near the mouth of the Kiten River and at the southern end of Primorsko Bay on the Black sea coast. It is 5 km south of Primorsko, 57 km south of Burgas, and 67km south of Burgas International Airport.

Things to do

There are two outstanding wide bays in Kiten Bulgaria – the northern beaches Atliman and Karaagach are separated by the town’s peninsula. The southern bay Urdoviza is divided into two beaches – Kiten South and Camping Kiten.

In the high season the village is bustling with tourists, accommodated in apartments, guest houses or luxury hotels at competitive prices. Places of interest include the ancient fortress Urdoviza near the resort.

In the resort there is also a mineral spring, which is located near Camp "Atliman". The water comes from a depth of approximately 700m.

Near Kiten is the Ropotamo Park and was declared a wildlife sanctuary in 1940, revised in 1956, and from 1962 a National Park. It covers the mouth of Ropotamo River and covers an area of 847 hectares. Within the park there are 4 reserves -Snake Island, Artemisia maritime, Arkutino and Water lilies. The nature of the town of kiten is extremely beautiful and attractive. Many tourists favour Kiten because of the clear sea and beautiful woodlands; the aim is to preserve Kiten and keep it an environmentally friendly seaside resort.

Park "Strandja" and reserve "Ropotamo" are places for excursions and picnics. There are plenty of activities available with guided walks and tours to nearby villages to Kiten-Primorsko, lozenets, Tsarevo, Sozopol, Dunes, Nesebar and others. Conditions for rural tourism in villages Yasnaya Polyana and Pismenovo are positioned close to the town of Kiten. Organised trips to Istanbul are available too.

The town of kiten features horse riding, small amusement and aqua parks for children plus you can hire bicycles, rickshaws, motorcycles, cars and pedallos. There is a good selection of fast food stalls, bars, restaurants and nightclubs to suit all budgets and tastes. There is heaps of entertainment and facilities to be discovered in Kiten Bulgaria to suit everyone, so don’t miss out and book a trip soon.