Tour to Koprivshtitsa, Starosel and Plovdiv

Tour Number

Activity Level

220584


Categories

Local Experience

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent)

Sofia - Koprivshtitsa - Starosel - Plovdiv - Sofia


In the morning departure to Koprivshtitsa. The village boasts a large number of architectural monuments from the Revival period, most of which have been restored to their original appearance. Collections of ethnographical treasures, old weapons, National Revival works of art, fine fretwork, household weaves and embroidery, national costumes and typical Bulgarian jewelry has also been preserved. Proceed to the Thracian tomb of Starosel. The Thracian Temple Complex was found in 2000. This is the oldest ever found royal Thracian complex with a mausoleum. It dates back to the end of 5th and the beginning of 4th century BC. Visit also the Horizon Mound, dating to the end of 5th and the beginning of 4th century BC. This is the only one found Thracian temple with a colonnade.  
Proceed to Plovdiv. Take a sightseeing of the Old town of Plovdiv for 2 hours including the Roman theater and the Roman Stadium. Departure to Sofia. Drop off in your hotel.

Itinerary

8 am - pick up from your hotel. Departure to Koprivshtitsa.
10 am - estimated time of arrival in Koprivshtitsa. Sightseeing tour of the village.
12:30 pm - Departure to Starosel.
1:30 pm - Arrive in Starosel. Visit the Thracian tomb of Starosel and the Horizon Mound
2:15 pm - Departure to Plovdiv.
3:15 pm - Arrive in Plovdiv. Short lunch.
4 pm - Start the sightseeing tour of Plovdiv
6 pm - Departure to Sofia
8 pm - Drop off in your hotel. End of service.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 9 hours

Transportation

For 1 - 3 pax - by car Renault Megane year 2007, fully insured, perfect A/C OR Citroen C4 Grand Picasso year 2011
For 1 - 6 pax - by mini van Mercedes Viano 2007 OR luxury Viano 2011,
For 1 - 10 pax - by mini bus Mercedes Sprinter 2007 or VW Crafter 2015

What’s Included

Other: transport, fuel costs, parking fees, English speaking professional guide's service

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 leva - amount per person for lunch and some small expenses like water or ice cream

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks
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    Tour Price

    258 USD(for up to 4 people) (duration: 9 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    220584


    Categories

    Local Experience

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), French (fluent)

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