Full Day Private Tour to Plovdiv and Bachkovo Monastery

Tour Number

Activity Level

672495


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for children at age of 12.

Friendly: No.
Not suitable for people who experience difficulties walking on cobbled streets, up and down hill.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

Bulgarian (fluent), French (basic), English (fluent), Macedonian (basic), Serbo-Croatian (basic), Russian (fluent), Serbian (basic)

Explore one of the most beautiful cities in Bulgaria, cultural capital of Europe for 2019


Leave Sofia and travel the 150-km motorway road through the countryside to the South-East of Bulgaria. 2 h drive each way.
Discover the monuments of history which are beneath the main streets, visit Roman Theater 10-15 min. and Roman Stadium 10 min. , explore the cobbled streets of the Old Town and feel the atmosphere of this ancient and eternal place - 2h.

Itinerary

- Departure from Sofia South-East direction and hitting the motorway to Plovdiv
- Travel through picturesque landscapes while your guide explains about Bulgaria's agriculture, wildlife and way of living
- Stop near the old town and start walking tour by climbing the hill and enjoying the view from the top
- Walk inside the Old Town by passing the Eastern Gate of the Fort from Roman times
- Have a quick look inside the beautiful garden of Ethnographic Museum
- St. Constantine and Elena Church
- King's Stables
- The Dervish Monastery and the house of Lamarten
- Roman Theater
- Mosque
- Roman Stadium
- Pedestrian Area
- Roman Odeon
- Departure to Bachkovo Monastery
- Visit of the Monastery and departure to Sofia

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel

Duration: 8 hours

Depends on traffic and weather conditions in the winter time.

Transportation

private 4 seat air-conditioned vehicle
private 7 seat air-conditioned vehicle

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: My time and service as your private driver guide, pickup/drop off at your hotel in Sofia and transportation with vehicle equipped with A/C.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

70 BGN - Entry tickets
Optional lunch, drinks and souvenirs

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: The price does not include: entry tickets for museums, meals, drinks and other personal expenses.

Restrictions

-I am not a Mountain Guide.
-My van can fit up to 7 people, but for greater comfort, please inquire for a bigger one.
-I am permitted to guide only in English, Russian and Bulgarian.

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    Currency
    Tour Price

    214 USD(for up to 7 people) (duration: 8 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    672495


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No. Suitable for children at age of 12.

    Friendly: No.
    Not suitable for people who experience difficulties walking on cobbled streets, up and down hill.

    Maximum travelers: 7

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Bulgarian (fluent), French (basic), English (fluent), Macedonian (basic), Serbo-Croatian (basic), Russian (fluent), Serbian (basic)

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