Arrival in Sofia. Transfer to the hotel and accommodation. Guided sightseeing tour of the city center, including visit to Alexander Nevski Cathedral - one of the largest Eastern Orthodox cathedrals in Europe, as well as one of Sofia’s symbols and a primary tourist attraction; St. George Rotunda, St. Sophia Church, built by emperor Justinian in the 6th century, National Theatre, former Royal Palace, today housing the National Art Gallery and the Ethnographic Museum, Presidency, etc. Visit of National History Museum and Boyana Church in Sofia. Tour duration - approx. 3 hours. Optional - evening panoramic tour â€œSofia by nightâ€ and dinner at a traditional restaurant with folklore music and dances. Overnight in Sofia.
One day tour to Plovdiv. Sightseeing tour of the town. Plovdiv - the ancient Philipopolis is one of the oldest towns in Europe. It was inhabited by the Thracians, Romans, Goths, Slavs and Ottomans, whose traces have turned the town into a museum. A place of special interest is the old part of the town. Brilliant examples of the Bulgarian National Revival period are preserved here. One can sit among the ruins of the ancient Roman Theatre and feel the atmosphere of an extinct world. Overnight in Sofia.
One day tour to Rila Monastery (for late departures only). Rila Monastery is the most exquisite example of monastery art and architecture in Bulgaria. Guided tour of the monastery. Visit to Nativity of the Virgin Church with its miraculous icon of the Virgin and splendid gilded iconostasis; old kitchen, the museum - keeping the long and heroic history of the monastery and the famous wood-carved cross made for a period of twelve years by a monk called Rafael, Hrelyo’s Tower and many spectacular views from the mountain and the surrounding nature. Transfer to the airport and departure. End of the tour.
Arrival and departure transfers 2 nights hotel in Sofia (BB basis) One day tour to Plovdiv One day tour to Rila Monastery (for late departures only) Visit to the National History Museum and Boyana Church Sightseeing tour of Sofia Entrance fees for the visited in the itinerary museums English speaking guide
Tour Does Not Include
International flights; Insurance: All types; Bulgaria entry visa; Meals
lunch and dinner; Evening panoramic tour -Sofia by night - and dinner at a traditional restaurant with folklore music and dances. Bulgaria entry visa Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry Any others expenses which are not mentioned at the included section.
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Available On Dates
1 January, 2017
Office hours: Mo-Sa 8:30am to 7:00pm Standard time zone: UTC/GMT +2
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