Excursions in Sofia
Discover the spirit of Bulgaria with this full-day excursion to Plovdiv and Bachkovo Monastery, the countrys Rome and Vatican. Plovdiv is Bulgarias second biggest city and one of the oldest continuously inhabited settlements in the world with a history going back thousands of years. After lunch, it will be in to the nearby Bachkovo Monastery, with its many treasures of religious art. Tour includes transfer, entrance fees and an English-speaking guide. Meals and refreshments are not included.
Unearth one of Bulgarias hidden treasures with this full-day excursion to Koprivshtitsa. This small town is situated in a picturesque valley about two hours away from Sofia and is virtually an open-air museum of National Revival architecture. The main attraction has to be the colourful 19th century houses. This full-day tour includes transfer, entrance fees, the guided tour as well as the services of an English-speaking guide. Please note that meals and refreshments are not included.
Nestling high in the Rila Mountains, about a two-hour drive from Sofia, Rila Monastery is the largest and most important Eastern Orthodox Monastery in Bulgaria and the spiritual and cultural heart of the nation. We will visit the museum collection, the Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin and the Tower of Hrelyu among others. This full-day tour includes transfer, entrance fees, the guided tour and an English-speaking guide. Please note that meals and refreshments are not included.
Visit two of Bulgarias most important historic sites with this full-day tour to the former medieval capital of Veliko Tarnovo, and the nearby village of Arbanasi. At Veliko Tarnovo, we will visit the ruins of the royal palace complex on Tsarevets Hill and the handicrafts market at Samovodskata Charshia. After lunch well visit Arbanasi, famous for its medieval churches and monasteries. Excursion includes all transfers, entry fees, tours and guide. Meals and refreshments are not included.
Take a journey into Bulgarias fascinating past with this full day guided tour to the picturesque village of Koprivshtitsa and the ancient city of Plovdiv. Both are packed with well-preserved houses, palaces and churches while each offers a different perspective on bygone times. Koprivshtitsa boasts a wide variety of Bulgarian architecture and Plovdiv has a wealth or Roman ruins. As there is so much to see, the tour has an intensive itinerary with extended time for sightseeing.
Explore the must-see sights in Bulgaria and discover the history and culture of the country on this private 2-day tour starting from Sofia. Visit the magnificent Rila Monastery, explore the city of Plovdiv, and discover the archaeological site of Perperikon.
An exciting full day trip revealing to you the charm and beauty of the most preserved Revival town in Bulgaria- Koprivshtitsa, the secrets and splendor of Bulgarian rose oil production and the ancient Thracian tomb of Kazanlak. An early start from Sofia will takes us on the picturesque mountain road winding between Balkan and Sredna Gora Mountains. We will arrive in Koprivshtitsa in about 2 hours and we will take a guided walking tour to the most representative and colourful house- museums dating back to the 19th century houses.
Spend the day in the Rila, walking around its pearls: The Seven Rila Lakes. During the last few years this destination has become one of the most popular places for one-day hiking tours in the Rila Mountains. The reasons are several: impressive nature beauty, easy access by chairlift, variety of paths and hiking routes in the area.
Sofia is a pretty compact capital city with most major sights and attractions concentrated in the city centre. Join us for this three-hour highlights walking tour and see the top landmarks in an entertaining and efficient way. Youll get an express insight into the citys fascinating history and vibrant culture.
Discover the real and authentic soul of Sofia, a bustling capital in which East meets West and where the old meets the new. This city of contrasts is one of the oldest settlements in Europe and this impressive legacy is reflected in an urban landscape that combines history with modernity. See museums, churches, palaces and castles. And enjoy a delicious traditional tea break a true taste of Bulgaria.
Explore the rustic southwest of Bulgaria with this full day tour that will leave you with plenty of memories. Discover with your guide Rila Monastery the most frequented Bulgarian Unesco World Heritage Site and one of the largest monastic complexes on the Balkans. Located among the giant mountain peaks of Rila Mountains, the monastery with its museum and Renaissance frescoes is a definite must see.
Vitosha looming is the first thing visitors to Sofia notice on their way from the airport. Few cities and even fewer capitals possess such a natural feature. Vitosha is the Balkans oldest Nature Park and Bulgarias most visited mountain. Each year, thousands of tourists enjoy the beauty of its scenery and its plant and animal life.