Tour highlights: The ancient city of Plovdiv, Traditional Bulgarian lunch;
Description: Plovdiv, the second biggest city of Bulgaria, is considered to be one of the oldest settlements of Europe, with more than 7000 years of history. Plovdiv is situated on the crossroads between the West and the East, amid the fertile plain of Thrace, where history and modernity go hand in hand, whereas since the ancient times until today culture and art thrive within a vivid medley of shapes, styles and colors. The city is home of the fabulous remains of the Ancient Roman Empire – the Roman Stadium, Roman Forum and the Amphitheatre. The Old Town of Plovdiv, situated on the three hills of the ancient Trimontium, with its houses from the National Revival period (18-19th century) is proclaimed an architectural open air museum. The tour offers visit to some of the main landmarks of Bulgaria from Thracian times, trough the Roman Empire period, the national revival, till the modern age.
Itinerary: This tour starts from your hotel. After a 2 hour transfer we will reach Plovdiv, where we will visit the main sites- the Ancient Roman theater , the Roman Stadium, the Forum, the Old Town and we will have a typical Bulgarian lunch. Return to Sofia – the tour ends at your hotel.
Starting time: 09:00
Finishing time: 18:00
Duration: 9 hours
Price includes: Transport by vehicle, English speaking licensed guide, entrance fees to the Ancient Roman theatre and traditional lunch
Price does not include: gratuities to the guide and the driver (optional)
Price for 1 person: 100.00 euro
Price for 2 persons: 60.00 euro (per person)