DAY 1 – ARRIVAL IN SOFIA
Arrival in Sofia. Transfer from the airport to the hotel. Overnight stay.
DAY 2 – SOFIA CITY TOUR
Breakfast in the hotel. 2 hours guided walking tour in Sofia with all of the main sites: Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Saint Sofia Basilica, Saint George Rotunda, the Roman Remains and many more. After this – free time. Overnight stay.
DAY 3 – DAY TRIP TO PLOVDIV
Breakfast in the hotel. At 9 am – departure to Plovdiv – the oldest existing town in Europe! The drive to Plovdiv is about 2 hours. In Plovdiv – 2 hours guided tour in the old town where you will see the Revival houses, the Roman theater and Stadium and other interesting sites. After the guided tour: 2.5 hours of free time for shopping and for a lunch break. At 3:30 pm departure back to Sofia. Free time and overnight stay.
DAY 4 – DAY TRIP TO RILA MONASTERY AND BOYANA CHURCH
Breakfast in the hotel. At 9 am – departure to the Rila Monastery – the most famous and beautiful Bulgarian monastery and UNESCO heritage site. The traveling time to the monastery is about 2 hours on a scenic road. In the monastery: 45- minute guided tour and 2.5 hours of free time (for photos, shopping, museums and lunch break). On the way back to Sofia – stop and visit of the Boyana Church – another UNESCO heritage site, famous for its 13- century frescoes. At 5:30 pm return to the hotel. Free time and overnight stay.
DAY 5 – DEPARTURE FROM SOFIA
Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer from the hotel to the airport.
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