Koprivshtitsa and Starosel

Tour highlights: Visit to the old town of Koprivshtitsa – an architecture open – air museum; the Thracian temple of Starosel  Description: Koprivshtitsa is a small settlement, with typical Bulgarian architecture from 19th century, situated in a picturesque valley among the mountains in the central part of Bulgaria. It is a town with special spirit, now turned into a museum, where you can feel the unique atmosphere of the Revival Period in…

Melnik and Rozhen Monastery

BONUS – Wine tasting Tour highlights: the medieval Rozhen monastery, situated in the Pirin Mountains; tour of the picturesque town of Melnik; Tasting session of the local types of wine – Bulgaria’s most famous export Description: The smallest Bulgarian town Melnik offers an amazing scenery. The town is at the foot of a unique nature phenomena – the Melnik sand pyramids. In the year 1215 Melnik emerged as a capital of an independent feudal…

One day tour to Belogradchik Rocks and Belogradchik Fortress from Sofia

Tour highlights: Tour of the extraordinary Belogradchik Rock formations – recognized as one of the most beautiful landscapes in Europe; Belogradchik medieval fortress Description: The Belogradchik massif is a group of strange shaped sandstone and conglomerate rock formations, located on the slopes of the western Balkan Mountains. The rocks vary in color from primarily red to yellow; some of the rocks reach up to 200 m. in height. Many of the rocks…

Hisarya and Starosel with Wine Tasting

  Tour highlights: Tour of Hisarya,  visit the temple in Starosel,  taste typical Bulgarian wine; Description: Starosel is mainly known for its abundance of ancient Neolithic and Thracian remains, some dating from 5th-6th millennium BC. In antiquity, it was an important and wealthy Thracian city in the 5th century BC, as evidenced by the excavations, made in the 20th century. The largest underground temple in the Balkans, along with a mausoleum,…