Directorate of Belasitsa Nature Park
A small visitor center is available.
The address is
Belasitsa Nature Park Directorate
14 Belasitsa street
Contact: Sonya Kirova, Margarita Georgieva
Phone: +359 74232003
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 10:00 – 16:00 hrs
Tourist office in Petrich
How to get there
There is a public transport on every hour from Petrich except on weekends and school holidays when it is every two hours.
Distance from Sofia: 190 km
Distance from Petrich: 11 km
Distance from Thessaloniki, Greece: 139 km
Distance from Skopje, Macedonia (FYROM): 199 km.
Travel possibilities to Yavornitsa
This wonderful hidden area at the Bulgarian-Greek border can be reached from the Greek Airport Thessaloniki very easily.
There is a regular bus (Thessaloniki – Sofia) which stops in Kulata village: www.busexpress.bg/de/reservation/departing
Kulata is a village in Petrich municipality and has regular transport to Petrich – 6:40, 7:50, 10:20, 12:20, 14:20, 18:05, 20:20 hrs.
Petrich – Kulata: 6:00, 7:00, 9:30, 11:30, 13:30, 17:15, 19:30 hrs.
It is possible to take a car from Yavornitsa village to Thessaloniki and of course also to order a car to come to Thessaloniki for a pickup. The price is 50 Euro.
Guest house “Yankish”
Phone: +359 896688379
Complex “Dinastiya” – guest house
Guest house “Belasitsa”
Phone: +359 896688378
Phone: +359 896688382
Phone: +359 896688381