Residential English Summer School in Bulgaria, Turkey and England
Varna is the largest resort on the northern Black Sea coast. The beach stretches over 4km with a width of up to 100 metres. The area is famous for its pure golden sand, mineral springs and green landscape. Varna is a true pearl on the Black Sea. The ELACP camp is based in Kranevo, a picturesque coastal village, with several kilometres of wide sandy beaches.
The resort has an even temperature of around 27 Celsius during the summer months. It is crammed with features for an enjoyable excursion, such as amazing water parks, playgrounds, funfair, miniature railway, mini-golf, horse-riding. There is open air music, theatre and festivals and fine restaurants.
As well as being a place full of fun and adventure, Varna is also an ideal location to explore cultural and historical aspects and natural wonders of the region:
Varna Archaelogical Museum;
Copernicus Observatory and Planetarium;
Varna Aquarium and Doplhinarium;
Pobiti Kamuni Stone Forest;
The Madara Horseman Rock Sculpture;
Zlatni Piasaci Nature Reserve;
Balchick Palace and Botanical Gardens;
Perperikon Thracian Palace;
St Constantine & Helena Eco-Park;
Baltata Nature Reserve
Albena Miniature Railway
Sandanski is famous for its mineral and volcanic springs, believed for hundred of years to have healing properties. It is the warmest Bulgarian town, with the highest days of sunshine all year round. Due to its unique climate and curative waters, it is interationally famous as a spa resort. Sandanski borders with Greece and is not far from the Aegean sea.
The area is renowned for its Roman architectural sites and its vast vineyards. The town is rich in cultural heritage, and thought to be the birthplace of Spartacus, the fearless warrior. It is also the home of the reverred modern day prophet, Baba Vanga.
The landscape is truly fascinating, with wide valleys, deep gorges, peaceful rivers, crystal clear lakes, waterfalls and dramatic mountains with dense pine forests. You can wonder at ancient monasteries, visit traditional villages and experience true Bulgarian hospitality. Places of interest in the region include:
- Sveti Vrach Botanic Gardens
- Sandanski Park and Lake
- Melnik Village and Sand Pyramids
- Rozhen Monastery
- Ancient Roman Basilica
- Byzantine Christian Church
-Rupite volcanic springs
- Baba Vanga House and Church
- Popina Laka waterfalls and mountains
Pamporovo is a jewel, glittering high on the peak of the Rhodope Mountains of Bulgaria. In the winter it is a fantastic snow white wonderland. In summer time it is cool and green, festooned with beautiful wild flowers and graced with magnificent pine forests. It is a place where people are truly free to roam and enjoy all the gifts of nature. It is the perfect place to spend your summer, with only the sound of birds and laughter.
Rhodope is the home of wondrous natural rock formations, caves and waterfalls, monasteries and monuments:
The Devils Throat Cave;
The Wonderful Bridges Rock Formation;
Shiroka Luka Village;
The Rozhen Observatory;
GRAND PRIZE -Special Feature
MOHAMED AZZAM INAJIH Azzam was chosen as the best student because of the commitment and dedication and co-operation he showed in all areas of the ELACP programme. Azzam came to the ELACP camp in Turkey. He attends the Madaris Al Amine School in Layoun, Morocco.
A FIVE DAY TRIP TO LONDON FOR TWO PERSONS Return flight tickets to London, with full board and accommodation and a fantastic tour of the most famous attractions of the City of London.