Medieval Tuida fortress tickets and tour
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Medieval Tuida fortress tickets and tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Russian , Chinese
Mobile voucher accepted
Validity: Flexible
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • See one of the most beautiful and preserved fortresses in Bulgaria
  • Choose to explore the fortress on your own or join a guided tour
  • Liven up your visit with archery and medieval dress
What to expect

Explore the Tuida Fortress, comprised of a late Roman, early Byzantine and Medieval Bulgarian fortress, located on the Hisarlaka Hill in Sliven. It's a must see attraction offering plenty of activities inside. Use your tickets to enter the grounds and walk at your own pace or upgrade to enjoy a guided tour, archery and medieval dress.

Explore the archaeological excavations that have revealed the fortress walls of Tuida, towers and gates, remains of buildings, two marble pedestals dedicated to gods Apollo and Zeus, a 3rd century AD inscription describing the settlement as a market place, cult complex used between the 4th and the 13th century and a unique baptistery decorated with murals and mosaics.

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What's included
  • Entrance ticket
  • Photo fees
  • Archery and medieval dresses (if Archery and dress medievally is selected)
  • Professional guide (if guided tour or Archery and dress medievally is selected)
  • Personalized reading material (if self-guided tour is selected)
What's not included
  • Personal expenses
  • Professional guide (if self-guided tour is selected)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Reduced price
  • Children (age 3-11)
Where

Hisarlaka, Sliven 8800, Bulgaria

Meeting point:

Use your ticket to enter the fortress at any time during opening hours. For guided tour or archery and medieval dress tours please meet your guide at the agreed upon meeting location inside the fortress. Please confirm the meeting place in the fortress and time directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking.

What to remember
  • During checkout choose to take either the guided, self-guided tour or tour with archery and Medieval costumes
  • Note you will need to arrange your own transportation to/from the activity location(s)
  • Unfortunately, this venue is not wheelchair accessible
  • Please wear comfortable shoes for walking
  • Live guided tour in English, Bulgarian and Russian
    • You will be asked to contact the tour operator to indicate your desired start time and meeting location
  • The self-guided tour includes reading material (via PDF) available in English, Bulgarian, Russian, Chinese, Spanish, Romanian, Italian, German, French, Greek and Turkish
    • Please contact the tour operator to request your preferred language. You will find their information on the voucher after booking
    • The reading material (PDF) will be sent to your email address
    • This reading material will be a customized PDF in your selected language and will include instructions on how to arrive to the starting location, travel tips and detailed explanations about the sights you will visit
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When
  • This tour has flexible start times - within the opening hours of the attraction/museum
  • Begin the tour at your desired start time
  • Note during the Winter season (October to April) the fortress is closed on Mondays
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Provider
VIP-Sliven Ltd.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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