1. Bulgaria
  2. Sofia Province
  3. Sofia
  4. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

Plovdiv: Full-Day Small Group Excursion from Sofia

Product ID: 75356
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Discover the charms of Plovdiv's old town on a tour from Sofia. Discover architectural treasures that make this city such a popular destination.
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Duration 9 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Live tour guide
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, Italian

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  • Take a guided tour in the Old Town of Plovdiv where art, culture, and history collide into an unforgettable experience
  • maximize your time in Plovdiv and learn about its major sights
  • Enjoy the artistic and laid-back atmosphere of the colorful Plovdiv
  • Hear the history behind a range of ancient sights and modern attractions
Full description
This full-day trip begins with a 2-hour drive from Sofia to Plovdiv, one of Europe’s oldest towns. On a guided walking tour, discover the history and culture of this 8,000-year old city that was settled by Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman and Bulgarian civilizations.

See the sights of the old town, including museums, historical monuments and revival period houses lining the cobbled streets. Explore the Ethnographical Museum and the impressive Roman Theater.

An English-speaking guide will accompany the group throughout the day and will point out the most interesting architectural and cultural treasures of the region and provide commentary on modern life in Bulgaria.
  • Transportation by modern, air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking guide throughout the tour
What’s Not Included
  • Meals and drinks
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

At the rear of Alexander Nevski Cathedral, directly in front of the restaurant La Cattedrale

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Know before you go
The tour is not suitable for people with disabilities.
Comfortable shoes are recommended for the cobbled streets of Plovdiv's old town.
Audio guide in Spanish and Italian is 5 Euro per person. The tour in Spanish is every Friday at 5 Euro per person.
Hotel pick up available at the price of €5 per group (must be requested in advance).
Hotel drop-off is available at the price of €5 per group (must be requested in advance).

From US$ 42.43 per person

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Product ID: 75356