• 6 Day Bulgaria Tour
  • 6 Day Bulgaria Tour
  • 6 Day Bulgaria Tour
  • 6 Day Bulgaria Tour
  • 6 Day Bulgaria Tour
  • 6 Day Bulgaria Tour
  • 6 Day Bulgaria Tour
  • 6 Day Bulgaria Tour
  • 6 Day Bulgaria Tour
  • 6 Day Bulgaria Tour

Tour overview

Discover three classical destinations on this six-day tour as you visit Bulgaria with a private driver and local guide in your company for the duration.

Beginning in Sofia, the capital city, you'll travel Veliko Tarnovo, a city built across four hills, and then onto Plovdiv. You'll be introduced to Bulagrian culture, architecture and history as you go, learning about the past and present of this intriguing country.

You'll cover significant landmarks including the UNESCO-listed Kazanluk Thracian Tomb, Ancient Theatre of Plovdiv, Bachkovo Monastery, Rila Monastery and much more!

Itinerary

Arrival at Sofia. The representative of our travel agency will meet you at the airport. Transfer to the hotel in Sofia. Accommodation. Free time. Overnight in Sofia.

VISITED PLACES

Sofia
After breakfast: 2- hour guided tour in the heart of the town during which you will learn about its rich history and see its heritage: Alexander Nevsky Cathedral – the biggest in Bulgarian, Saint Sofia Basilica – the symbol of the town, the old Parliament Building, the Presidency, Saint George Rotunda – one of the oldest churches in Europe, the Roman Remains and the other important historical buildings and sites. Free time. Overnight in Sofia.

VISITED PLACES

Sofia
Breakfast. Day trip to two UNESCO world heritage sites. The first stop is the Boyana Church, remarkable with its amazingly well-preserved and very unique frescoes from the 13th century. After that, you will continue to the Rila Monastery (2- hour drive)- the biggest monastery in Bulgaria, which will enchant you with its beaty. There you will learn about its emergence and the life of Saint John of Rila – the most important Bulgarian saint. You will also have an included visit to the monastery museum and an authentic monk room! Free time for lunch. Transfer back to the hotel in Sofia. Overnight in Sofia.

VISITED PLACES

Sofia Rila Monastery
Breakfast. Day trip to Plovdiv (2-hour drive) – considered to be the oldest existing town in Europe and its capital of culture for 2019. There you will have a 2- hour guided tour during which you will learn about its ancient history and you will discover its very well preserved and restored heritage: the Roman forum, stadium and theater, the main walking street (which is the longest pedestrian street in Europe), the Revival old town with its beautiful houses and coble- stone streets, the remains of the old fortress and the beautiful panoramic views from there. After that you will have some free time for lunch and shopping. The expected return in Sofia is at 6pm. Overnight in Sofia.

VISITED PLACES

Plovdiv Sofia
Breakfast. Day trip to Koprivshtitsa (2-hour drive) – the cradle of the Bulgarian National Revival. The small colorful village hidden in “Sredna Gora” mountain is strongly related to the Bulgarian National Revival Period which happened in the 19th century. On one hand it was the home of many rich local merchants who built their traditional beautiful houses – the most famous of them are now working as museums and inside you will be able to see their authentic furniture and decoration and learn more about the life of the merchants back then. On the other hand – Koprivshtitsa was also the home of some of the most active Bulgarian revolutionaries who were fighting for an independent Bulgarian state (the Bulgarians back then were under Ottoman rule). In 1876 these revolutionaries started in Koprivshtitsa the “April Uprsing” which although was brutally crushed, was an important step towards liberation. In Koprivshtitsa you will visit 5 or 6 house- museums and you guide will tell you in detail about the important events that took place there. After that you will have free time for lunch. The expected return in Sofia is at 5 pm. Overnight is Sofia.

VISITED PLACES

Sofia Koprivshtitsa
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport.

VISITED PLACES

Sofia

Routes

Included

5 nights in Sofia 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

5 breakfasts

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

Guided Sofia City Tour

Guided day trip to Rila Monastery and Boyana Church

Guided day trip to Plovdiv

Guided day trip to Koprivshtitsa

Entrance fees to: Boyana Church, Rila Monastery museum, Plovdiv ancient theater, Koprivshtitsa house- museums 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

Excluded

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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