Please, contact the Bulgarian Embassy or Consulate in your country
for details about visas. We have informed the Bulgarian Foreign Office about
the Conference and do not expect difficulties with issuing visas for you.
Please, in any case check in Consular Offices of Bulgaria if the conditions are
Citizens of West Europe countries, United Kingdom and Israel do not need visa to
enter Bulgaria for a stay of up to 30 days.
U.S. citizens do not need visa to enter Bulgaria for a stay of up to 30 days,
but have to pay 20 USD at the borderpoint.
Citizens of Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Poland do not need visa, but have to
present an invitation letter at the borderpoint.
For most of the other participants, visa is required and must be obtained in
advance at the Consular Offices of the Republic of Bulgaria throughout the
world. Regular processing time is 7 business days. Processing fee: 53 USD.
In exceptional cases citizens of some countries as Japan, Chile, Saudi Arabia,
Taiwan may obtain visa at any Bulgarian borderpoint presenting an invitation
letter. Processing fee: 95 USD.
Citizens of Algeria, China, Egypt, India, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco and some
other countries can not obtain visa at Bulgarian borderpoints.
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