St. Anastasia Island285 Votes Currently Open
- Address: St. Augustine Island, Bulgaria, Burgas
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Time Required: 05:00 Hrs
- Tags: Island, Family And Kids, Picnic Spot
The only inhabited island off the Black Sea Coast has an interesting history. There used to be a convent here that was built in the middle ages, but when the island was transformed into a prison in the1920s, it was abandoned. When communist prisoners escaped the island, and later came to power, they renamed this isle as the Bolshevik Island.
Today, visitors to the island will find pubs, restaurants and accommodation. There’s a lighthouse that you may walk up to, and a small museum on the island’s history to visit. There’s a beautiful, small chapel.
Entrance Ticket Details For St. Anastasia Island
- BGN 9 ferry ticket for kids and elderly.
- BGN12 ferry ticket for adults.
- Tickets must be bought at the boat in Burgas.
St. Anastasia Island Hours
- The ferry ride takes 30 minutes.
How to Reach St. Anastasia Island
- You can only get here by ferry from Burgas.
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57.34% of people who visit Burgas include St. Anastasia Island in their plan
2 PM - 3 PM
29.76% of people start their St. Anastasia Island visit around 2 PM - 3 PM
People usually take around 5 Hrs to see St. Anastasia Island
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting St. Anastasia Island