Bulgaria’s most southeastern city /population of 1200/ is an ancient maritime city with rich culture and history. Ahtopol is located some 85 km to the south of Burgas and the Burgas international airport and 14 km from the municipal center Zarevo and the international highway Е-87. The city lies some 6 km to the south from Varvara, 5 km northwards from Sinemoretz, 17 km from the Turkish border at Rezovo and 6 km to the east of Brodilovo.
To the west of Ahtopol is located the highest peak of the Stranjda mountain – Papia, 501 meters above the sea level.The sea near Ahtopol is clean from mechanical or chemical wastes. The salinity of the water is 16 promile, and between July and August, its temperature reaches 24-26°C.
Even in October, you can still enjoy the warm, calm waters of the Black sea.
The city beach is more than 2 km in length, covered with fine sand. The sea bottom is flat and not steep at all.
Ahtopol offers a unique blend of mountain and sea!