1. Bulgaria
  2. Sofia Province
  3. Sofia

Plovdiv and Koprivshtitsa Day Trip from Sofia

Product ID: 181085
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Discover the Roman remains of Plovdiv and marvel at the Bulgarian National Revival buildings of Koprivshtitsa at your own pace on a day trip from Sofia.
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Duration: 1 day
Starting time 8:00 AM
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Pickup included

Pickup from your accommodation or other location upon request within the city of Sofia.

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  • See the most important sights of Plovdiv
  • Visit the artistic neighborhood of Kapana
  • Discover the remains of the Roman theater and stadium
  • Travel back in time in the renaissance town of Koprivshtitsa
Full description
Depart Sofia and relax in air-conditioned comfort on the 2-hour journey by shuttle bus with friendly English-speaking driver. Head towards the scenic Sredna Gora Mountains, and arrive at the charming old town of Koprivshtitsa to stroll the cobblestone streets and marvel at the old houses at leisure.

Get 2 hours to discover architectural gems from the Bulgarian National Revival renaissance at your own pace. Then, continue to the historic city of Plovdiv, known for its huge variety of cultural events and historic monuments. Benefit from 3 hours to explore the Old Town at your own pace, and discover Roman remains such as the ancient theater and ancient stadium.

Use the time to go to the artistic district of Kapana, and take an optional free guided tour at 2:00 PM to learn more about the rich history of Bulgaria's second city. Board the shuttle bus at the agreed meeting point, and return to Sofia to get dropped off at the meeting point on arrival.
  • Round-trip transportation by air-conditioned minivan
  • Licensed driver
  • Map of Plovdiv Old Town
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees for museums in Plovdiv and Koprivshtitsa
  • Food and drinks
  • Guide
  • Optional gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• This trip involves moderate walking on cobblestone streets
• Wear comfortable shoes and clothes suitable for walking
• This trip operates in all weather conditions. Dress appropriately

From US$ 82.89 per person

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Product ID: 181085