|Full Day Veliko Tarnovo & Arbanasi
Begin the day with a scenic drive through the expanses of the Danube plains, to the city of Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria’s former medieval capital. Tour the city that is one of the most picturesque places in Bulgaria, characterized by narrow cobbled lanes, medieval remains of fortifications and churches and an evocative handicraft market. Afterward, continue to the nearby historic village of Arbanasi, famous for its rich past and colorfully painted 15th century Church of the Nativity. Enjoy a typical Bulgarian lunch including local wine or beer.
|Rila Monastery Tour
This afternoon enjoy a guided tour to Rila, the highest mountain in Bulgaria. At 2925 m (9596 ft), Musala Peak is the highest peak in the Balkans and all of South-Eastern Europe. Visit the Monastery of Saint Ivan of Rila, better known as Rila Monastery, the largest and most famous Eastern Orthodox monastery in Bulgaria and a UNESCO World Heritage site.Pick-up details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 5.5 hours.
|Sofia Folklore Dinner
Experience an evening of typical Bulgarian Hospitality, with a 4-course dinner, wine, music and dance.Pick-up details to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 3.5 hours.