IW Bulgaria

20. July 2015International Week

Welcome to the IW Bulgaria!

If you want to get to know the Bulgarian culture, taste traditional food, experience lectures at the oldest university in Bulgaria, explore both, the business environment in the country and the unique Bulgarian nature, then take the opportunity to be part of International Week Bulgaria, and have unforgettable time while experiencing the best aspects of Bulgaria.International Week Bulgaria is organised by the student-run organisation IW Bulgaria for about 20 participants. The week takes place in Sofia, but we also have a three-day trip around the country to show you old-style towns and villages, so that you can feel the magic of Bulgaria. In Sofia participants are hosted by Bulgarian students. Join us for a marvellous journey through Bulgarian history, breath-taking views of our nature, beautiful old-style villages and towns, and amazingly diverse culture.


  • Sightseeing in Sofia – one of the oldest European capitals
  • Visit of start-up companies with highly innovative products
  • 3-day trip outside Sofia
  • Visit of the picturesque village Koprivshtitsa
  • Visit of Plovdiv – enjoy the old town of the city as well as the central shopping street
  • Visit of the old village Shiroka Luka – enjoy the unique sound of bagpipes and experience the rhythm of the Bulgarian folk dances
  • Enjoy an amazing time in nature in Pamporovo, situated in the magical Rhodope Mountains
  • Relax time at the beautiful Dospat dam
  • Enjoy the tasty Bulgarian cuisine
Duration: October 24th – November 1st Application Deadline: July 26th