With plenty of parks spread across the city and Vitosha mountain at an immediate proximity, Sofia wants to be a unique green capital. Priority is given to addressing specific issues such as air pollution, energy efficiency and waste and water management. 

Urban Environment in Sofia

Investments

173.5 mil  

BGN will be invested in renovating
the city centre until 2020

24 mil

BGN planned for renovations of
the green areas in 2018-2019

50%

of public transport vehicles are new

Public Transport

~55 

metro stations due to open in 2020

500 000 

people will use metro daily in 2020

300

shared electric cars by Spark
available to Sofia’s citizens

Nature 

30 

mineral water springs

2290m  

is the height of Vitosha,
Sofia’s mountain

7.5 km2 

are the 4 big city parks
of Sofia combined

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