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"Taxi" Top 5 Page for this destination Bulgaria Warnings Or Dangers Tip by ger4444

Bulgaria Warnings and Dangers: 79 reviews and 50 photos

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by ger4444

Be aware of the fact that many taxi drivers are trying to rip you off. The normal price for in average about 0,30 lv per kilometre. But of course smart taxi drivers can have manipulated their meters. So if you have to have a ride of 5 km; you must – before you get into the taxi – arrange a deal on the price: that would then be 1 lv 50. If you are so stupid not to arrange a price before stepping in the cab, you may get a big surprise at the the place of arrival. What I did, when a taxi asked a ridiculous price, was shopping around between other taxies. Then they will be eager to lower their prices. However, not all taxi drivers are of course rip offs. I have had some wonderful taxirides in Bulgaria: f.e. from Karlovo to Koprivshitsa e.g 100 km (I did not want to wait for 3 hours for the train) for 25 lv!!

Phone: 918 internat. nr. to report rips

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  • Written Nov 22, 2003
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