VENUE LOGISTICS

Location

The Radar Remote Sensing course will take place at the Faculty of Geodesy (Rectorate - old building)
Theoretical lectures: Room 120
Practicals: Room 407

University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy (UACEG)
Faculty of Geodesy
1 Hristo Smirnenski Blvd
1046 Sofia
Bulgaria

Travelling

Metro

There is a direct connection from Sofia Airport to UACEG. You will need to take the RED line (1) to Vasil Levski Stadium (Стадион "Васил Левски" in bulgarian) station (10 stops) - Metropoliten General Scheme. It will take approximately 30 min. Tickets cost 1.00 lv (1 euro = 1.95583 lv) and can be bought from vending machines at the stations.

N.B. From 1st of June 2016 the ticket price will be 1.60 lv!

Bus

Bus number 84 runs from Sofia Airport (first stop) to Gourko str. (Vassil Levski Blvd.) - last stop. The journey takes about 35 min (20 stops). UACEG is within walking distance (appr. 800m) from the last stop - see the map bellow. Bus tickets are available from the bus driver, from kiosks or from the arrivals hall at the airport. The price for one ticket is 1 lv and a pack of 10 tickets (talon) costs 8 lv. These tickets are valid for all means of public transports except for the metro.

N.B. From 1st of June 2016 the ticket price will be 1.60 lv and for a pack of tickets - 12 lv!

Taxi

There is an official taxi desk (OK Supertrans) at the arrivals hall of the airport. The fare to the city centre is about 15-20 lv.

Accomodation

All hotels listed below are within walking distance (10 to 20 minutes) from the faculty. Booking information and contact details are available on the hotels' web sites.

Red Bed and Breakfast
www.redbandb.com

Hotel Zenith
www.hotelzenith.net

Hotel Hemus
www.hemushotels.com

Best Western Lozenetz Hotel
www.lozenetzhotel.com

Hotel Downtown
www.hotel-downtown.net

Hotel Diter
diterhotel.com

Grand Hotel Sofia
www.grandhotelsofia.bg