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Day trips & excursions

Day-trip to Bulgaria from Bucharest

Availability: Everyday
Duration: 11 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
INSTANT CONFIRMATION
Do this because
  • Discover Bulgaria on a guided tour from Bucharest
  • Enjoy hotel pick-up and comfortable transportation
  • See St. Dimitrie Basarabov Monastery and visit Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanasi Village
What to expect

Start this astonishing day trip from Bucharest to Bulgaria in the early morning from your hotel in Bucharest. Travel through a stunning landscape into the foothills of the Balkan Mountains, where the adventure begins. The tour’s first stop, St. Dimitrie Basarabov Monastery, is the only Bulgarian example of such a structure carved into a cliff that is still inhabited today. Admire this religious monument before continuing to the remarkable medieval settlement of Veliko Tarnovo, which was once the medieval capital of Bulgaria.

Explore the medieval history of Veliko Tarnovo, enjoy the panoramic views and see amazing architecture. Visit the magnificent Tsaravets Fortress, the strongest Bulgarian fortification from the Middle Ages and enjoy lunch in the town before continuing to the final stop of the trip.

In Arbanasi Village you’ll experience spectacular views and incredible examples of medieval architecture dating back several centuries. When visiting Romania don’t miss the amazing opportunity to also discover Bulgaria, another fantastic destination not far from Bucharest!

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What's included
  • Entrance ticket for: Basarabov Monastery, Veliko Tarnovo Fortress
  • Pick­up and return for Bucharest downtown hotels and hostels
  • Professional English or Spanish speaking guide
  • Transportation by modern air­conditioned car/minibus
What's not included
  • Lunch
  • Photography and video fees
  • Phone calls and other personal expenses
Where
Meeting point:

You will be picked up from your hotel. During booking please indicate the name and address of your hotel.

What to remember
  • Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
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When
  • Daily at 9.00am
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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