Bulgaria Classical Tour

6 days / 5 nights


Bulgaria - a country with thousands of years of history and a cultural heritage that embraces ancient civilizations. Immerse yourself in the country’s history, culture, ethnography, religion, architecture and the arts.


Trip includes:

  • 5 night accommodation in 4* hotels (2 nights in Ruse, 1 night in Kazanlyk, 1 night in Plovdiv, 1 night in Sofia)

  • Breakfast and dinner

  • English speaking guides and local experts throughout the entire trip (other languages – on request)

  • All entrance fees for landmarks listed in the program

  • Local taxes

  • Transportation with air-conditioned bus



  • Sightseeing tour of Ruse, walk through the Rock-Hewn churches of Ivanovo, UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. We will visit the town of Cherven and also the famous Basarbovo Rock Monastery

  • Sightseeing tour of Veliko Turnovo - the capital of the second Bulgarian Kingdom, including a walk on Samovodska Charshia Street and visit to Tsarevets hill - an impressive sight with medieval fortifications and dramatic architecture. We will finish the day with a visit to  the museum town of Arbanassi. Continue with an Open Air Ethnographic Museum "Etar" in the city of Gabrovo – a living picture of a bygone era.

  • Sightseeing of the town of Kazanlаk - the center of the Valley of the Roses, the home of the Thracian kings, Sightseeing of Plovdiv -  the oldest still living city in Europe

  • Enjoy the visit to The Monastery of Saint Ivan of Rila, better known as the Rila Monastery - the largest and most famous Eastern Orthodox monastery in Bulgaria

  • Sightseeing of Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria where we  will see the real mixture of tradition and modern culture. We will explore the The UNESCO World Heritage Site in Sofia – Boyana church.


You will have the opportunity to start from Bucharest, Bulgaria and return to Sofia, or to start from Sofia and end your tour in Bucharest (Romania).