Sofia and Plovdiv

Tour Number

Activity Level

377790


Categories

Museums / Culture, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (conversational), Macedonian (conversational), English (fluent), Bulgarian (fluent)

Two major and ancient cities in one day!


By experience a unique experience by sightseeing two major Bulgarian cities in just a day!
Sofia and Plovdiv - both rich in history, modern and in the same time with their own unique athmosphere!

Itinerary

We'll meet up at the biggest Orthodox cathedral on the Balkans - St. Alexander Nevski, from where in about 2 and a half hours we'll go walking and take a close look at all the Sofia important historcial sites and buildings - the Cathedral itself, Bulgarian Parliament, The monument of King Liberator, the Russian church, The former Royal Palace, the National Theatre with the Sofia city Gardens, The Bulgarian National Bank, the Presidency, the ruins of Ancient Serdica, the only active mosque dating from 16th century, Sofia city central mineral baths building. at around lunch time - apprx. 1 pm we will head off to Plovdiv, where the Old town will meet us with its interesting mid 19th century manor houses, cobbled-stone streets, the Ancient Roman Theatre, the Roman stadium and the city downtown - the longest pedestrian street in Europe!

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: St. Alexander Nevski cathedral square on the steps of the main entrance.

End location: Please give detailed enough address of the hotel or accomodation you are staying at in Sofia

Duration: 10 hours 30 min.

What’s Included

Tour guide's and driver service
Transport (fuel inclusive)
Parking costs

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