TOUR IN PLOVDIV
Distance: 330 km (both ways)
For a true glimpse of Bulgaria it is worth to tour the sights of tradition and natural beauty in Plovdiv -a town with a prominent ancient past, an open-air museum with fascinating architecture.
It is the largest city in the country and it is older than Bulgaria itself. You can visit Old Plovdiv, preserving innumerable monuments from different periods, in the antique theatre, exhibition halls in lovely national revival periods houses, art and craft workshops.
And if you are in the mood of adventure, explore the famous Bachkovo Monastery (11th c.) nestled amidst the slopes of the Rhodope Mountains nearby. Enjoy the murals (17th c.) of the monastery’s churches.
The tours inclusive of pick-up and drop-off from the hotel to the sites, tour guide and entry fees.