5 Days Bulgaria Tour

In Sofia, 5 days

Tour Overview

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Group Size:
1 - 100
Suitable Ages:
0 - 99
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Tour Provider:
City Tour Bulgaria

With a 3-day tour of the Boyana Church, Rila Monastery, Plovdiv, and Sofia, discover Bulgaria's rich cultural heritage. Visit the Boyana Church, a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its frescoes showcasing medieval Bulgarian art. Rila Monastery, one of the biggest and most well-known Eastern Orthodox monasteries in Europe, is worth visiting for its breathtaking architecture and serene atmosphere. Discover the history and charm of Plovdiv, one of the oldest cities in Europe and the European Capital of Culture for 2019. Finally, visit the capital city of Sofia, where you will see iconic landmarks and experience the city's vibrant cultural scene. This tour offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty and culture of Bulgaria.

Tour route map


Arrival in Sofia. The TSG team will greet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel in the city. Check in and unwind. You will have free time to explore Sofia on your own. Overnight in Sofia.

(Breakfast included)

After breakfast, you will embark on a 2-hour guided tour of the city center, where you will learn about the rich history and heritage of Sofia. The tour will include visits to some of the city's most notable landmarks, such as the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, the largest in Bulgaria, the Saint Sofia Basilica, which is a symbol of the city; the old Parliament Building, the Presidency, Saint George Rotunda – one of the oldest churches in Europe; and Roman Remains. You will also see other important historical buildings and sites. Once the tour ends, you will have some free time to explore the city on your own. Overnight in Sofia.

(Breakfast included)

Start your day with breakfast, then embark on a day trip to visit two UNESCO World Heritage sites. Your first stop will be the Boyana Church, where you'll marvel at the incredibly well-preserved and unique frescoes from the 13th century. Afterward, you'll head to the Rila Monastery. It is the largest monastery in Bulgaria and will leave you enchanted with its beauty. Your guide will share the history of the monastery's emergence and the story of Saint John of Rila, the most important Bulgarian saint. You will also have the opportunity to visit the monastery museum and an authentic monk's room. Enjoy some free time for lunch before transferring back to Sofia. Overnight in Sofia. 

(Breakfast included)

Begin your day with breakfast, then head out on a day trip to Plovdiv, considered to be the oldest existing town in Europe, Plovdiv was the European Capital of Culture in 2019. You will learn about the city's well-preserved and restored heritage during a guided tour of the Roman Forum, the Stadium, the Theater, the main pedestrian street—the longest in Europe—the revival old town with its lovely homes and cobblestone streets, the ruins of the old fortress, and the breathtaking panoramic views from there. Additionally, you will discover more about the city's earlier history. After that, take advantage of your free time to eat lunch and shop. Overnight in Sofia.

(Breakfast included)

One of TSG's adventures comes to an end after breakfast. However, you can sign up to take advantage of TSG credits, and this is the best way to snag credits and use them for your next trips as a discount, as well as to hear about the hot deals according to your interests.


4 nights in BW Premier City Hotel 4*

PS: If This hotel list not available at the time of your booking then we will arrange smilar other hotel for your group.

Professional English - speaking tour guides

Arrival transfer from Sofia International Airport Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non - smoking car or minivan Return transfer to Sofia International Airport

Guided Sofia City Tour Guided day trip to Rila Monastery and Boyana Church Guided day trip to Plovdiv Entrance fees to: Boyana Church, Rila Monastery museum, Plovdiv ancient theater Tours & Transfer Taxes

Please check the information below before your departure

1-    International & Domestic Flight Tickets

2-    Covid-19 PCR Test

3-    Tour Itinenary

4-    Confirmed Documents are sent by us to include Hotel reservations etc.

5-    Domestic Flight Tickets if any (Please check your title/name spelling printed correctly)

6-    Passport Validation Terms

7-    Visa if needed (check before your trip for the dates on your visa)

8-    If visa needed, please ask us for invitation letter to ease the visa application process

9-    Flight details for on time Airport transfer services

10- Observe the luggage limitation by Airlines for domestic flights if any

11- Obtain emergency contact details from our office 

If you have any further information that is not listed above, please contact us by the details below:

Please email us at [email protected]


International and Domestic Flights

Insurance: All types

City Tax (currently 0,50-euro cents per night) Insurance: All types Bulgaria entry visa (if needed) Food (besides the breakfast) & personal expenses Tipping: Tips for guides and drivers



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Below cancellation policy is only for land services and we will follow the cancellation policy of airline companies for domestic flights.

  • If the booking is canceled 8 weeks to the departure you can get full refund.
  • If the booking is canceled 7 weeks to the departure, we will refund 100 EUR only.
  • If the booking is canceled 3 weeks prior to the departure, you will not be refunded. Under any circumstances, there will be no refund for the promoted tours. The balance will be identified as "Future Tour Credits" to use in the future. Please contact [email protected] or your tour operator to change tour dates and other details.

Under any circumstances, there will be no refund for the promoted tours. The balance will be identified as "Future Tour Credits" to use in the future. Please contact [email protected] or your tour operator to change tour dates and other details.

No refunds will be provided for tours sold during Black Friday under any circumstances to travelers or operators.

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