5 days / 4 nights
Day 01 SOFIA
Arrival in Sofia - the capital of Bulgaria. Accommodation and overnight in Sofia.
Day 02 SOFIA
Departure to the Rila Monastery / 10 c. /, UNESCO World Heritage site, the largest and the most impressive Bulgarian monastery. Tour of the monastery complex, church and museum with its lavish collection of precious old manuscripts, icons, jewellery, masterpieces of woodcarving, ethnographic exhibition of fabrics and carpets. After drive back to Sofia. Sightseeing tour of Sofia a city with 7000 years long history, concentrating numerous cultural and historic monuments from different periods. Visits of the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, the Saint George Rotunda from the 4 century, the Saint Sofia Basilica, the Ruins of Serdica. Overnight in Sofia.
Day 03 SOFIA KAZANLAK VELIKO TARNOVO
Departure to Veliko Tarnovo via Kasanlak. Sighseeing in Kasanlak. Visit the recently discovered Thracian golden treasures in Kazanlak Historical Museum. Continue with one of the UNESCOs sites the Thracian Tomb dating back from the 4 c. BC. Departure to Veliko Tarnovo via the historical Shipka Pass. Overnight in Veliko Tarnovo.
Day 04 VELIKO TURNOVO ARBANASSI- SOFIA
Sightseeing of Veliko Turnovo, including Tsarevets hill - an impressive sight with medieval fortifications and dramatic architecture. Departure to the museum town of Arbanassi boasting a genuine gallery of art in its Church of Nativity. Driving back to Sofia. Overnight in Sofia.
Day 05 SOFIA
Transfer to the airport for departure flight.
End of our services.
Tour is organized for min 2 pax:
Price per person:
- Sharing a double room : 880 Euro
- Single room supplement: 110 Euro
The above price includes:
Accommodation 4 nights as per the above program at tourist class hotels;
Half board meals /breakfast and dinner/;
Private car (for 2-3 pax) or air-conditioned van, minibus or coach for all the above itinerary and program;
English speaking guide throughout (for parties of 2-3 pax the guide will also drive);
All entrance fees to museums, monasteries and sites included in the program;
All Bulgarian taxes.
The above price does not include:
Hotel extras /telephone, mini bar, etc./;
Drinks /other than mineral water/, coffee;
Photographing or filming fees at the visited sites;
Visa procurement /if needed/.
Group prices available upon request.