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Private Hiking Tour to the Stob Pyramids and Rila Monastery

Activity provider: City Tour Sofia

Private Hiking Tour to the Stob Pyramids and Rila Monastery

Activity provider: City Tour Sofia

From US$ 108.74 per person

Combine a trip to the Rila Monastery, a UNESCO heritage site, with hiking in the area. You will have the chance to explore the monastery and to go around for hiking in the beautiful nature where you will see the Stob Pyramids, a natural phenomena.

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Duration 9 hours
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  • Hike in the nature of Bulgaria
  • Explore the Rila Monastery
  • See the Stob Pyramids
  • Enjoy a tour in a calm and relaxing natural atmosphere
  • Learn from your guide in private tour
Full description
Enjoy one of the best ways of exploring and learning more about Bulgaria with a professional guide while hiking trough the amazing mountains. Starting at Sofia, you will hike in the region of the Stob Piramids. A place well known and excellent for hiking where you will enjoy the magnificent nature. The hiking is of moderate difficulty and is about 2 hours in length.  Next, you will visit the largest monastery in Bulgaria: the Rila monastery. There your professional guide will take you around and share with you the history and the way of life in the monastery. You will spend about 1 to 2 hours in the Rila monastery. Last but not least, you will have the chance to taste one of the best and well known special pastry products in Bulgaria, which will be home-made. After a great day you will return with your guide back to your hotel in Sofia.
  • Private tour
  • Professional driver/guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned car with free Wi Fi
  • Hiking tour in the nature
  • Visit to the Rila Monastery
  • Food tasting
  • Monastery museum entrance fee (4 euro/8 levs)
  • Lunch & personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles

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Important information

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  •  Please wear comfortable walking shoes
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Beautiful day trip, nice guide / driver who could tell a lot

March 11, 2019

Product ID: 133578