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Philip S.

Sofia, Bulgaria

Dear travelers, It is my pleasure that you are reviewing my profile and tours.

I am a licensed tour guide, graduated in International Tourism - MBA. I am also a member of the Association of Bulgarian Tour Guides. Since 2002 I have gained the experience of creating tailor made itineraries and/or routes, professionally organize and do individual tours around Bulgaria, acting both as a driver and a tour guide.
In the same time a am a proud father of two young boys, who, hopefully I will be able to show the world once they are grown up enough :)
My services include guiding - giving the travelers rich historical and cultural information about the whole of Bulgaria, driving - providing airport transfers, as well as transfers to Bulgaria neighboring countries - Bucharest (Romania), Edirne, Istanbul (Turkey), Thessaloniki (Greece), Skopje, Ohrid (Republic of Macedonia - F. Y. R. O. M) Belgrade (Serbia)

By choosing a personal tour guide you are actually choosing to have personal service, caring attitude and to receive up-to-date information about the daily life - a review over the economics, arts, education and health care in Bulgaria.
I can also provide interpreting and translating services having more than 10 years experience.

A Recent Review of this guide

Philip gave as an outstanding tour of Skopje. He has a remarkable understanding of the complicated Balkan histories and has a great ability to translate the detail to your level of interest. It is a LONG drive, but he kept it lively and had a few informative videos he shared on the car's entertainment center. An excellent day and we'd highly recommend him.
Benjamin Brown

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Credentials

Licensed tour guide, licence #00384, issued by Ministry of Tourism of Republic of Bulgaria.
Masters degree in International Tourism - University for National and World Economy - Sofia

Guide Requirements for Bulgaria

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Tours by Philip S.

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Plovdiv - ancient and modern

Plovdiv and Bachkovo monastery sightseeing

193 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

9 hours

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Unique communist monument

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Buzludzha - amazing communist monument

193 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

10 hours

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Veliko Tarnovo

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The Capital of Second Bulgarian Kingdom

193 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

8 hours

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Melnik

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Melnik and Rozhen monastery

181 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

11 hours

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Thracians and Wine

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Wine tasting and the culture of the Thracians

712 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

4 days

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Koprivshtitza

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Koprivshtitsa one-day trip

163 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

9 hours 30 min.

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Bulgaria inside

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Become an Insider for Bulgaria

2041 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

7 days

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Nature and History

Troyan Monastery, Devetashka Cave and Krushuna waterfalls

175 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

10 hours 30 min.

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Belogradchik Rocks

Belogradchik rocks and Magurata cave

181 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

12 hours

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Discover Bulgaria Tour

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Best of Bulgaria in three days

628 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

3 days

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Historical Bulgaria

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Historical and cultural Bulgaria in two days

356 USD per tour

(max 4 people)

2 days

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Borovets/Samokov/Rila

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Borovets and Samokov one-day trip

157 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

6 hours

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Skopje

Macedonia - Bulgarian dramatic history

266 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

11 hours

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for Nature lovers

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Eyes of God and Saeva dupka caves

163 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

9 hours

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Sofia and Plovdiv

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Two major and ancient cities in one day!

199 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

10 hours 30 min.

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