Ultimate Bulgaria experience going beyond your expectations. Personalised itinerary guided by your schedule and interests.
The itinerary for this intimate tour of Bulgaria includes many popular centers, such as Sofia, Plovdiv, Veliko Tarnovo and Varna, as well as all 7 of Bulgaria's UNESCO Cultural Properties inscribed on the World Heritage List - The Ancient city of Nessebar, Boyana Church, Madara Horseman, Rila Monastery, The Rock Churches of Ivanovo, Kazanlak Thracian Tomb and Sveshtari Thracian Tomb.
On this tour, you will also go "off-the-beaten-track", meeting local families, visiting lost mountain villages and exploring ancient ruins . . .
Day 1: Sofia city tour
Day 2: Visits to Koprivshtitza and Troyan Monastery. Overnight in a local family home, where you can enjoy the famous Bulgarian hospitality
Day 3: Visits to ethnographic complex "Etara", Tryavna and the heroic Dryanovo monastery
Day 4: Veliko Turnovo city tour and tour of Arbanassi. Drive to the Roman ruins of Nicopolis ad Istrum and then to Ivanovo Rock Monastery
Day 5: Visits to Sveshtari Thracian tomb, Demir Baba Teke and the Roman town of Abrittus. En route to Varna we will visit Madara Horseman and the Stone Forest
Day 6: Visits to Cape Kaliakra and The Romanian Queen Castle in Balchik
Day 7: Varna city tour in the morning. Drive to Nessebar. Old town tour. Continue the trip to the quaint and lovely mountain village of Jeravna
Day 8: Morning visit to the Thracian tomb in Kazanlak. The Renaissance town of Old Plovdiv tour in the afternoon
Day 9: Visit to Rila Monastery, regarded as Bulgaria's most important cultural, historical and architectural monument
Day 10: Departure to Sofia
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 10 days
The following might affect visiting some of the sights included in the itinerary - weather, traffic, time of year etc.
Air - conditioned car
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
2000 BGN - Money for food, drinks, entrance fees
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks