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Wonderful Bridges-Bachkovo Monastery-Assen's Fortress - day tour from Plovdiv

Wonderful Bridges-Bachkovo Monastery-Assen's Fortress - day tour from Plovdiv

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Escape the tourist trail and discover Bulgaria’s Rhodope Mountains on this private guided day tour. Explore the 13th-century castle, Asen’s Fortress, and the 11th-century Bachkovo Monastery with its murals and frescoes, then admire the naturally carved bridges known the Wonderful Bridges. Tour includes door-to-door round-trip transportation and a private guide but excludes the affordable entrance fees.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.01
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$79.01
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Kazanlak-Rose Valley-Valley of the Thracian Kings - private tour from Plovdiv

Kazanlak-Rose Valley-Valley of the Thracian Kings - private tour from Plovdiv

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Get out of the busy city and explore Bulgaria’s history on this full-day private tour. Depart from your Plovdiv hotel with a guide. Visit the Rose Valley and learn about rose oil production. Continue on to the Valley of the Thracian Kings and visit the Golyama Kosmatka Tomb and the Thracian Tomb of Kazanlak.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.14
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$87.14
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Family Wineries Half-Day Wine Tour

Family Wineries Half-Day Wine Tour

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Explore the Plovdiv countryside without the stress of planning on a private half-day tour with convenient round-trip transport from your local accommodations. In addition to navigating, your guide offers an inside perspective on the region often unheard by visitors. Highlights include a private winery tour and complimentary tastings, a traditional Bulgarian lunch, and the option to visit local historic landmarks.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.09
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$82.09
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Private 1-day Trip To Wonderful Bridges-Bachkovo-Asen's Fortress from Plovdiv

Private 1-day Trip To Wonderful Bridges-Bachkovo-Asen's Fortress from Plovdiv

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Our private tour brings you to the top spots around Plovdiv at your own pace and starting time from Plovdiv. Your private local guide is also your driver with the comfortable vehicle. All entrance fees are included in the privately-guided option. Wonderful Bridges are a natural phenomenon, which is believed to had formed during the collapse of former cave formed in Proterozoic marbles from the waters of a small river deep gully probably an earthquake. Bachkovo monastery "Uspenie Bogorodichno" was founded in 1083 by the Georgian Gregory Bakuriani, who made a donation to the building. Asen's Fortress - one of the most preserved fortresses in Bulgaria. Truly breathtaking scenery, views and history behind it!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.31
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$45.31
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Bachkovo Monastery and Asen's Fortress - private day tour from Plovdiv

Bachkovo Monastery and Asen's Fortress - private day tour from Plovdiv

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Get out of the city and explore the notable religious sites around Plovdiv on this private day tour. Travel with a guide towards the Rhodope Mountains and visit King Asen's Fortress in Asenovgrad. Stop at the 11th-century Bachkovo Monastery and learn about its history. Choose to take a walk in the Red Wall Nature Reserve.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.09
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$58.09
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Veliko Tarnovo - Arbanassi - Shipka Memorial Church - private tour from Plovdiv

Veliko Tarnovo - Arbanassi - Shipka Memorial Church - private tour from Plovdiv

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Visiting the scenic town of Veliko Tarnovo from Plovdiv in a day can be tricky without a car. On this full-day private tour, travel with a guide directly from your hotel to Veliko Tarnovo. Visit Shipka Memorial Church, the village of Arbanassi, and Tsarevets Fortress during the day. Take time to explore the scenic streets of Veliko Tarnovo.
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  • 11 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$103.41
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$103.41
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Starosel Thracian Temple and Hisarya spa resort - private day tour from Plovdiv

Starosel Thracian Temple and Hisarya spa resort - private day tour from Plovdiv

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Combine history and relaxation into one tour on a private 5.5-hour excursion to Starosel and Hisarya. Comfortable transportation takes you through the scenic countryside to a Thracian temple and two tombs believed to date back to the 4th and 5th-century. Later, head to the resort town of Hisarya where you can take a dip in a local hot spring and soak in the benefits of the mineral rich waters.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.17
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$80.17
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Craft Beer and Wine Tour from Plovdiv

Craft Beer and Wine Tour from Plovdiv

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Discover the wines and craft beers of the Plovdiv region on this fun afternoon trip starting at 1 pm! Enjoy a wine experience at a local winery and learn more about the local varieties of the region, wine making technology and the history behind Bulgarian wine. Your winery visit ends with a tasting of five (5) wines. Visit a cultural site in Plovdiv region! Get an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at a local craft brewery located in a rural area outside of Plovdiv, learn all about the beer making process from the brew master and enjoy a few beers in the fresh air. After a full afternoon of wines, beers, a cultural experience, tasty appetizers and fun moments, we head back to Plovdiv. Drop-off wherever you want at about 18.30!
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.61
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$98.61
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Day-Trip to the Valley of the Thracian Kings and the Rose Valley from Plovdiv

Day-Trip to the Valley of the Thracian Kings and the Rose Valley from Plovdiv

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Bulgaria is home to two fascinating valleys - the Valley of the Thracian Kings, strewn with millenia-old tombs, and the Rose Valley, home to spacious rose fields. See ancient tombs, among which is the UNESCO protected Kazanlak tomb, known for its remarkable ceiling frescoes. Visit the beautiful Damascena Ethnographic Complex, where you'll learn all about the oil-giving rose and the centuries-old traditions surrounding its cultivation.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.43
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$72.43
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Bachkovo Monastery & Wine Cellar Tasting & Lunch

Bachkovo Monastery & Wine Cellar Tasting & Lunch

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Take a break from the city without the hassle of navigating on a private day trip through the Plovdiv countryside. In addition to providing round-trip hotel transport, your guide offers background and historical anecdotes at each stop on the itinerary. Tour a winery and sample their selection, chat over a traditional Bulgarian lunch, and round off the day with a stop at the historic Bachkovo Monastery.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.26
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$120.26
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Private 2-Day Horseback Riding in Rhodope Mountains from Plovdiv

Private 2-Day Horseback Riding in Rhodope Mountains from Plovdiv

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Explore the Rhodope Mountains on horseback on this guided 2-day tour. Depart from your hotel in Plovdiv and make your way to the village of Galabovo. Learn about the horses and suite up with your saddle and safety equipment. Trot and gallop through forests and down paths. Spend the night in a local bungalow and take advantage of a luggage transfer to lighten your load.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$161.50
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$161.50
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The Hidden Wineries of Sakar Day Trip including lunch

The Hidden Wineries of Sakar Day Trip including lunch

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Start the day with a hotel pick-up from your Tour Leader at 9 am. Head south-east towards Harmanli and the greek border to visit a small and unknown wine region in Bulgaria called Sakar. In this region, the wineries are small, family-owned and intimate. We visit a winery and are welcomed inside by the winemaker/owner, who will tell us the story behind the wine cellar and give us a guided tasting of a selection of their wines. We make a stop at a regional tasting center for lunch accompanied by a selection of wines from another family wine producer from the region. Head back to Plovdiv in the late afternoon/early evening with a smile on your face and memories to last a lifetime! Drop-off at your hotel/AirBnN/Rental Apartment!
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  • 8 hours
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$142.17
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$142.17
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Private 2 in 1 Tour: Koprivshtitsa & Plovdiv from Sofia

Private 2 in 1 Tour: Koprivshtitsa & Plovdiv from Sofia

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Make the most of your time in Bulgaria and embark on a combo tour to Plovdiv and Koprivshtitsa from Sofia. Discover the more than 7,000-year-old history of the region as you embark on a walking tour through Plovdiv and hear stories of Romans, Byzantines, Ottomans, and Bulgarians. Then, head to Koprivshtitsa to admire the 19th-century architecture and learn about the liberation of Bulgaria before heading back to Sofia.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.55
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$68.55
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The Plovdiv âźş Sofia Wine Shuttle

The Plovdiv âźş Sofia Wine Shuttle

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An amazing way to travel from Plovdiv to Sofia is the Plovdiv <==> Sofia Wine Shuttle with two wine stops along the way and a delicious lunch. Your friendly and competent Tour Leader/Driver will make sure that you get from your pick-up point in Plovdiv to your drop-off point in Sofia. Spend the day tasting 10 Bulgarian wines (5 per winery), trying Bulgarian dishes and enjoying the company of each other and the people at the wineries. Join the wine shuttle from Plovdiv to Sofia - a fun way to travel!
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$144.31
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$144.31

Day-Trip to the Stone City of Perperikon from Plovdiv

Day-Trip to the Stone City of Perperikon from Plovdiv

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The Stone City of Perperikon is one of the most fascinating archeological complexes in Bulgaria. Our tour gives you a first-hand account of its excavation from one of the archeologists who discovered it. First inhabited in the 6th millennium BC, it grew into a prolific city under the rulership of the ancient Thracians. It was continuously inhabited by many cultures over the centuries, until its eventual destruction at the hands of the invading Ottoman turks. The stone city was rediscovered and excavated at the turn of the century, and it is now open to the public. Visitors can walk through its very streets and see the remains of tombs, buildinds, forts and sacred structures belonging to multiple time periods.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.43
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$72.43
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Private Day Trip to Sofia from Plovdiv

Private Day Trip to Sofia from Plovdiv

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With this tour you will have the chance to visit the Bulgarian capital Sofia, while staying in Plovdiv. The tour starts at 9am when the guide will take you from your hotel. The traveling time to Sofia is about 2 hours. The capital of Bulgaria has preserved heritage from different cultures and epochs- Roman, Early Christian. Ottoman, Bulgarian, Soviet. The most popular sights are Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, the second biggest on the Balkans, Saint George Rotunda- the oldest church in the town, dating back to the 4th century and Saint Sofia Basilica- the medieval symbol of Serdica, built in the 6th century. Other interesting places that will be seen are the Parliament, National Theater "Ivan Vazov"- one of the most beautiful buildings in the town, the former Royal Palace, the administration of the President, the mineral springs. The guided tour in the center is about 2 hours. Then you will have another 2 hours free time for lunch break and shopping and at 3pm you will depart back
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$116.19
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$116.19
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Koprivshtitsa - private day tour from Plovdiv

Koprivshtitsa - private day tour from Plovdiv

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Discover Bulgarian history and culture away from the crowds on a private 6-hour tour to Koprivshtitsa. Seemingly frozen in time, the town offers a snapshot of 18th and 19th-century Bulgaria with its well-preserved architecture and monuments. Explore the cobblestoned streets with your guide and break for lunch at a riverfront restaurant (at own expense). Round-trip transportation from Plovdiv spares you the headache of navigating public buses in a foreign country.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.01
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$79.01
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The Mysteries of the Rhodope Mountains

The Mysteries of the Rhodope Mountains

A Rhodope mountain adventure suitable for those who want to combine their love for nature with their thirst for excitement. This tour first takes you to the villages of Gela and Shiroka Laka – two stunning architectural reserves with a rich history and unparalleled rural atmosphere. Nearby, in the breathtakingly beautiful Trigrad Gorge, lies the Devil’s Throat cave – a place that has inspired countless legends. Its underground rivers lead to unknown places, and it is said that whatever enters their murky waters is never seen again. We’ll explore the cave and go off-roading from there to the Eagle Eye viewing platform to enjoy a gorgeous panoramic view of the Rhodope mountain slopes from up high.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$104.57
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$104.57
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Day Tour Rose Valley from Plovdiv - In the Footsteps of Rosa Damascena

Day Tour Rose Valley from Plovdiv - In the Footsteps of Rosa Damascena

Follow the steps of the notorious Rosa Damascena and learn about the cultivation of the flower and the traditions embedded in its history. On this tour, you will have the unique opportunity to enter a rose distillery and observe the process of rose oil extraction performed by the local people every year. Get the chance to taste some rose food specialties and to learn more about the rosebud picking rituals. Also, you will pass by some of the most historical towns in the valley which still preserve the rebellious spirit of the local population that lead to the wars against the Ottoman empire. Driving up the scenic road towards Shipka Pass, you will have plenty of time to admire the breathtaking views which will open after every turn, revealing the beauty of the surrounding Balkan Mountain Range. The Shipka Monument is one of the symbols of Bulgarian struggle for political, cultural and religious freedom and independence.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$173.16
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$173.16
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Thracian Valley wine tasting - private day tour from Plovdiv

Thracian Valley wine tasting - private day tour from Plovdiv

Tempting wine journey to explore one of the most modern wineries in Bulgaria situated at the foothill of the Rhodope Mountains. The local wine experts combine millennia of experience with the latest wine making technologies to create top notch wines. Some 5000 years ago the ancient Thracians inhabiting the territory of the present-day Bulgarian lands began to grow vines and make wine. Nowadays Bulgaria produces some of the finest wines in the world and is a reviving country on the global wine market. Local Bulgarian sorts of wines as Mavrud, Melnik, Gamza, Dimiat, Rubin and more are famous around the world and have won many international awards.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$76.69
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$76.69
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Buzludzha, Shipka Monument of Freedom, Shipka Memorial Church & Golyama Kosmatka

Buzludzha, Shipka Monument of Freedom, Shipka Memorial Church & Golyama Kosmatka

Travel through the notorious Valley of Roses to discover 4 of the most impressive monuments of Bulgaria from 3 historic periods. All of them are located on top of or at the foot of the longest mountain range in Bulgaria - The Balkan Range. Buzludzha is the most impressive monument of communist Bulgaria (from 1944 to 1989). Shipka Monument of Freedom and Shipka Memorial Church were built after and in memory of the Russian Turkish War of Liberation from 1877-1878. Golyama Kosmatka Thracian Tomb/temple was erected around 5-4 century BC by the ancient Thracian civilization inhabiting in huge numbers the Balkans at that time.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.14
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$87.14
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Day Tour from Plovdiv full with History, Nature & Forgotten Village Experiences

Day Tour from Plovdiv full with History, Nature & Forgotten Village Experiences

Discover the ancient history and stunning nature of the Rhodope Mountains within an hour drive from Plovdiv. This tour will not only introduce you to the area's most prominent architecture examples - Asen's Fortress and Bachkovo Monastery, but also will lead you deep into the roots and traditions of the local people. You will visit a village which locals refer to as 'the village where time has stopped'. Not visited by many tourists today, this place still preserves the authentic lifestyle and architecture of its dwellers. You will get the chance to taste the most delicious specialities of the region made by our lovely hosts who have prepared a bag of stories for you. Your adventure ends with the magnificent natural phenomena - The Wonder Bridges, which fascinated its visitors with its grandeur beauty and mystical energy.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$153.92
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$153.92
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Day-trip to the most mystical places in the Rhodope Mountains

Day-trip to the most mystical places in the Rhodope Mountains

This tour encompasses some of the Rhodope mountains’ most mysterious natural and archeological wonders. It is said that a powerful mystical energy surrounds the area, drawing spiritualists from all over the world. Their cultural and historical significance alone makes them well worth the visit. Starting from the Mostovo area, we will explore the ancient Thracian sanctuary of Belintash – a discovery unique in the territory of Bulgaria. Its deep historical significance, mysterious origin and the spectacular natural rock formations it rests upon make it one of the most beautiful areas in Bulgaria. We’ll then head for Krastova Gora, or “Crucifix Forest”, a spiritual place known for its many crucifixes and churches, some of which are said to heal ailments.
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  • 5 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$78.47
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$78.47
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Eastern Rhodopes Day Tour from Plovdiv - Thracian Tombs, History & Wine Culture

Eastern Rhodopes Day Tour from Plovdiv - Thracian Tombs, History & Wine Culture

Travel back in time and visit one of the most preserved Thracian tombs on the territory of Bulgaria. While admiring the stunning paintings on the ceilings, you will learn about the history of Thracian people and the traditions behind their ritual ceremonies. Following such an enchanting meeting with the ancient times, you will head towards the city of Haskovo, where you will get the chance to see the tallest statue of Virgin Mary and Christ in the world. Trying the local cuisine will be one of the highlights of this tour. Our lovely hosts will reveal the secrets behind Bulgarian culinary making. The journey ends with a stop at one of the few known monasteries in Bulgaria hiding a fascinating history behind its walls. Finally, take a moment to relax in the countryside surrounded by blossomed vinayards and the pleasant aroma of the Bulgaria Mavrud wine.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$179.57
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$179.57
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