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Plovdiv Bachkovo Monastery and Assens Fortress Dra

Availability: Every day
Duration: 1 day
Mobile voucher accepted
INSTANT CONFIRMATION
Do this because
  • Visit three famous landmarks in one day
  • Explore small antique shops and galleries
  • Get lost in the artistic atmosphere of Bulgaria
  • Learn about the monastery and fortress
What to expect

On this tour, in one single day, it is possible to visit three of the most important landmarks in Bulgaria – the Old Town of Plovdiv, Bachkovo Monastery and Assen’s Fortress. In Plovdiv’s Old Town you will find houses from the Revival period, ancient churches and Roman ruins, most impressively the amphitheater. The art galleries, small antique shops and cosy restaurants complement perfectly the artistic atmosphere of its cobblestone streets. Then, move on to visit Bachkovo Monastery, the second largest in Bulgaria, famous for its 17th c. wall paintings. Afterwards, travel to Assens Fortress and explore its unique two story church before heading back to Sofia.

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What's included
  • Transport
  • English speaking guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
What's not included
  • Entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Personal insurance
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
When

9.00am

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Provider
VIP-Sliven Ltd.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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