Sofia, Bulgaria

DISES International Round Table | June 25 - 30, 2017

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Sofia 2017 DISES 

June 25th-30th, 2017

Including All Children in a Changing World


All participants will be accommodated in the Arena di Serdica Hotel, the site of our roundtable activities.  Arena di Serdica Residence Hotel combines a hotel with historical heritage, built over the remains of a Roman-era amphitheater. The hotel’s uniqueness is complemented by its boutique character and individual approach – it has 63 spacious, stylish and cozy rooms and apartments, ready to satisfy the expectations of even the most demanding guests, who seek modern hotel comfort, elegancy and luxury. The Arena di Serdica provides both single and double accommodation. It also offers its guests 2 restaurants, 4 conference rooms, a lobby bar and a wellness & SPA center and a complimentary use of Wi-Fi and wired unlimited high-speed internet access.


Centrally located in downtown Sofia, the five-star Arena di Serdica Residence Hotel is an elegant modern facility, which hosts one of Sofia’s most precious treasures – the remains of the Roman Amphitheatre of Ancient Serdica, which date back to the III-IV century. Close to Sofia’s main cultural sights and institutions, the Arena di Serdica Hotel offers the perfect setting for both business and leisure.

Address: 2 Budapeshta St., Sofia








Shuttle Service from/to Airport

Your registration fee includes shuttle bus service from the airport to Arena di Serdica hotel on 25 June at 10:00, 14:30, 18:00 and 22:30.

Your fee also includes shuttle bus service from Arena di Serdica hotel to the airport on 30 June at the following hours: 04:00, 08:00, 11:00, 14:00 and 17:00.

Pick-up times may change slightly when we have all departure data gathered. Please provide your flight details either at the time of registration process or later and we will make the booking. 


Other transport options If your travel plans don’t work with the provided shuttle
For safe and comfortable trip to the hotel it is advisable to use organized transfer services.

Individual transfers

  • If your travel plans don’t work with the provided shuttles, we can arrange individual transfer(s) upon arrival and/or departure upon request with a surcharge of 5 Euro per person in one direction.
  • Precise travel details should be given to CME at least two weeks prior to arrival.
  • In case of “last minute” changes in your travel arrangements, please inform CME by e-mail.


By Taxi
Please, avoid taking airport taxis other than “OK Supertrans” in order to avoid overcharge. “OK Supertans” office is located in the public zone of Arrival hall at the Airport.


By Subway
The hotel can also be reached by using the subway. The Metro Red Line travels from/ to Terminal 2. The trains run every day between 5:30 and 24:00 and take around 20-30 minutes to the city center. Then you have a short walk to the hotel. Make sure you check carefully the terminal that you are arriving at or departing from.

There is a white shuttle bus running every 30 minutes between the two terminals, you should ask at the information about it. It is free. There are a few kilometers between the two terminals and they are not in a walking distance.