Step into a world of mesmerizing scents and vibrant festivities at the Rose Valley Festival in Kazanlak, Bulgaria. This annual celebration pays homage to the region's renowned rose-growing heritage, where the air is filled with the intoxicating aroma of blooming roses. Join our guided day tour from Sofia and experience the magic of this unique festival firsthand.
The Rose Valley Festival, held in late May or early June, is a grand affair that captivates locals and visitors alike. It is an opportunity to witness the traditional rose-picking rituals, engage in cultural activities, and explore the fascinating history behind Bulgaria's rose industry.
Embark on our group tour from Sofia, specially crafted to ensure an immersive and unforgettable experience. Led by our knowledgeable local guide, you'll journey through the picturesque Bulgarian countryside, arriving at the heart of the Rose Valley in Kazanlak.
As you step into the festival grounds, be prepared to be enchanted by a myriad of events and activities. Witness the crowning of the Rose Queen, an emblematic figure of the festival, and marvel at the colourful parades showcasing traditional costumes and lively music and dance performances. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere as you stroll through exhibitions highlighting the rich history and significance of the rose industry.
Beyond the festival, Kazanlak beckons with its own charm. Take time to explore this quaint town, nestled amidst the picturesque Rose Valley. Discover its rich history, visit the Thracian Tomb of Kazanlak (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), and savour the delightful local cuisine.
The Rose Valley Festival in Kazanlak is an extraordinary celebration of Bulgaria's floral heritage, a sensory experience that leaves an indelible mark on all who attend. Join our guided day tour from Sofia, where we'll ensure you have a seamless and enriching journey, allowing you to immerse yourself in the fragrant delights of the festival and explore the enchanting town of Kazanlak. Book your tour today and be a part of this captivating celebration! Check out all of our tours to Kazanlak here > Rose Valley Trips