30 March – 02 April 2017
INTERNATIONAL FAIR PLOVDIV
37, Tzar Boris III – Obedinitel Blvd., 4003, Plovdiv, BULGARIA
The Fifth European Forum on Social Entrepreneurship will take place at the International Fair in Plovdiv. The city is located in the central part of the country, 145 km southeast of Sofia, and is the second largest in Bulgaria.
The International Fair AD – Plovdiv (Plc.) has been member of the International Association of Exhibition Industry UFI since 1936.
The fairground area is 352,000 square meters and has 17 multifunctional exhibition pavilions.
For more information is available on the following website: www.fair.bg
We would suggest that you stay in the following hotel in Plovdiv:
Park-hotel ”Sankt Peterburg” 4**** – www.sphotel.net
The hotel is approximately 1 km away from the Fair. Transportation to the Fair and back has been provided, which is included in the accommodation price:
Price per single studio 41 Euros
Price per double studio 60 Euros
Price per single room 30 Euros
Price per apartment 100 Euros
Parking 3 Euros
Prices include accommodation, breakfast, tourist tax and insurance.
ARRIVAL BY PLANE
Sofia Airport – www.sofia-airport.bg
You can travel from Sofia to Plovdiv by railway or by bus.
You have to go to the Central Railway Station, or to the Central Bus Station (located in close proximity).
From Sofia Airport (Terminal I and II) to the Central Railway Station and the Central Bus Station in Sofia, you should follow following route:
From the Airport to the stop “Hospital St. Ana”, you should travel on bus 84. At the same stop, you should take the bus 305 until the stop “Centralna Gara” (Central Railway Station). The ticket price for the public transport is 1 Lev.
Central Railway Station Sofia – www.bdz.bg
From the Central Railway Station Sofia, there are trains to Plovdiv from 06:30 to 22:40.
Departure times: 06:30, 07:05, 07:15, 08:20, 10:35, 11:10, 11:45, 13:25,13:25, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:20; 17:00, 18:45, 22:40.
The distance from Sofia to Plovdiv will take 2 hours and a half.
The ticket price is approximately 10 Leva.
From the Railway Station Plovdiv to the Fair you should take bus 7.
Central Bus Station Sofia – www.centralnaavtogara.bg
From the Central Bus Station Sofia, buses depart to Plovdiv every hour from 07:00 to 20:00.
The distance from the Central Bus Station Sofia to bus station „Yug” (South) in Plovdiv, is approximately two hours by bus.
The ticket price is 14 Leva.
From the bus station to the Fair, you should take bus 1 or 7.
The official currency is Bulgarian Lev.
Fixed exchange rate: 1 Euro = 1.95583 Leva
For more information please contact:
Ms. Petya Petrova
Tel. +359 2/987 11 95
e-mail – firstname.lastname@example.org