Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife
Kid Friendly: Yes. The tour will be good for children above the age of 8.
Maximum travelers: 6
Russian (conversational), Macedonian (conversational), English (fluent), Bulgarian (fluent)
Sofia city and the vicinities
Sofia is one of the youngest capital cities in Europe. Yet it has a rich history dating from ancient times, combining it with Roman history in the same time looking very modern. If you have a day you can enjoy the city centre as well as see the vicinities - Vitosha mountain, Dragalevski monastery and visit the national museum of history together with the UNESCO heritage site - the Boyana church.
You will be collected from you location in Sofia and transported up to the Vitosha mountain. A visit of the "Boulder river - The Golden bridges" area in the mountain as well as a visit to the Dragalevski monastery. On the way to Sofia downtown - 2 hrs. stop at the Boyana Church and the National Historical museum. After this - Sofia city walking tour.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Your hotel or any other location in Sofia city, including Sofia airport.
End location: Back to the Sofia city centre or any other location within Sofia.
Duration: 8 hours
In winter days sometimes the Dragalevski monastery is not accessible by car.
Usage of a vehicle with fuel and parking costs
Driver and guide service
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 BGN - The local payments may vary according the reasons - the estimated amount would cover a three-course lunch at a typical national style restaurant and some souveniers.
Any purchases of a personal character.
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I woyld like to share my appreciation and thankfulness to Philip. Philp has guide my family and myself for 2 days and was very proffentional and demostrated an impressive knowledge in Sofia and Bulgaria's History, Geography and Archeology. Philp's kindness, dedication and passion for his work are outstanding and remarkable. He speaks English fluently and very easy to understand. During these amazing 2 days it felt like Philip was a part of my family. I recommend on Philip with all my heart!