PLOVDIV TRAVEL GUIDE

This page is a guide only. It contains recommendations from either TMs, Referees or Parents from previous seasons.  Venues or official hotels may change for the current season so we recommend that you check the reglement’s before confirming any travel arrangements.  If you are booking hotels before the reglement is out we advise you may want to consider booking with free cancellation as it is not guaranteed that competition details will stay the same.

Background Info
Plovdiv is the second largest city in Bulgaria (after the capital, Sofia), standing on the banks of the Maritsa river in the historical region of Thrace.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plovdiv

Latest Foreign Office Travel Advice
https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/bulgaria

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https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/bulgaria/email-signup

Visa Requirements
None (as of 20.07.2022)
https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/bulgaria/entry-requirements

Local Emergency Numbers
Central Emergency Number – 112
Ambulance – 150
Police – 166
Fire Service – 160
Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in London can be reached on +44 (0) 20 7008 1500 (24 hours)

Venue
Sila Sport Complex
ulitsa Trakia 50, 4000 Tsentar, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Nearby Supermarket (to venue)
BILLA (1km from venue)

Hotels
Hotel Alians (same complex as venue)
Hotel Leipzig (700m from venue)

Flights
There are a good range of flights from London to Sofia Airport, with some flights from other UK airports.

Transfers
Official transfers from Sofia airport are available from the event organisers.

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