Tour highlights: The Alexander Nevski Cathedral, Boyana church, National Historical Museum, Administration of the President, and many more.
Description: The tour starts with a visit to National Historical Museum. Here you will see Bulgaria’s largest collection of historical artifacts. The museum contains some truly remarkable objects – Thracian gold treasures from Panagyurishte. After the visit of the museum you will continue to Boyana church built in the 11th – 13th century in Byzantine style. The church is one of the Bulgaria’s most renowned medieval buildings, covered from floor to ceiling with beautiful 13th century frescoes. The church has been declared a UNESCO would Heritage Site. Then you will go to Pancharevo Lake for lunch and rest with touch of the nature.
The tour will continue to the city center, across the National Palace of Culture and through the ancient St. George Rotunda, the Administration of the President, the National Archeological Museum, the 16th century Banya Bashi Mosque, St. Nedelya – old metropolitan cathedral, the National Theatre, the former Royal Palace (now housing the National Revival Art Gallery and the Ethnographic Museum), the Russian Church St. Nikolay, the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, The National Assembly Square, where, in the middle of the square sits the impressive Tsar Osvoboditel (King Liberator) monument, erected in 1907 by the Italian sculptor Arnoldo Zocchi, The Holy Synod, Saint Sofia Church, The Bulgarian National Gallery for Foreign Art, the Alexander Nevski Cathedral – the biggest one in Bulgaria and according to many – the most spectacular building in Sofia. The tour end at your hotel.
Itinerary: This tour starts from your hotel. After a 20 minutes transfer we will reach National Historical Museum, and Boyan
a church. After the visit you will continue to Pancharevo lake for little walk and time for lunch. After the lunch, you will go to the center of Sofia from where you will continue by walk in the main sites in the center. Walking tour is about 2:30 hours. After the walking tour you take the car again and the guide will leave you back in your hotel.
Starting time: 09:00
Duration: 8 hours
Minimum participants: 2 full paying
Pick up: Your Hotel
Drop off: Your Hotel
Price includes: Transport with luxury vehicle (Mercedes E class, Infinity Q50, Mercedes Vito V class), English speaking guide, entrance fees of National Historical Museum and Boyana church, Lunch, Bottle of mineral water, Special Souvenir from Bulgaria and Zelanos Tours;
Price does not include: Beverages, gratuities to the guide and the chauffeur (optional)
Price for 1 person: 155.00 euro
Price for 2 persons: 85.00 euro (per person)