Programme – International Scientific Conference “90 Years Forest Research Institute -for the Society and Nature“
Venue and Hotel Accommodations
The conference will be hosted at Metropolitan Hotel Sofia
(64 “Tsarigradsko Shose” Blvd., Mladost 1, 1784 Sofia)
How to get there?
From the airport to Hotel Metropolitan/Dream Hotel:
• By metro: take line M2 at “Sofia Airport”. For hotel Metropolitan
stop at station Mladost-1, for Dream hotel – change and stop at
station “Acad. Aleksandar T. Balan”.
• By taxi: taxis are not expensive. Be sure to take an official taxi.
• Both hotels offer a shuttle service to and from the airport.
You might check the urban transportation guide:
The following hotels offer discount rates for the event:
Metropolitan Hotel Sofia Business Hotel “Dream“
Reservations can be made online. Don’t forget to notify the event when booking a room.
IMPORTANT: Bulgaria is within the European Union, but not inside the
Schengen area, so make sure your ID card or passport are valid.
Transactions are always done in Leva (BGN). Hotels, restaurants, taxi
drivers and shops accept payments in Bulgarian Leva only. The
exchange rate is based on the Euro – 1EURO = 1.95583 Leva.
***PASSPORT AND VISA NOTICE*** Be certain you check locally for the
passport and/or visa requirements. Bulgaria is a member of the
European Union, but not inside the Schengen area, so make