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Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanassi Small-Group Day Trip from Sofia

Sofia, Bulgaria

From $121.74

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icon11 hours  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds


Experience old-time Bulgaria on this small-group tour of Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanassi from Sofia. Travel by air-conditioned minivan to Tarnovo, a one-time medieval craft center and capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire. Stroll the cobbled streets, discover the craft shops, explore Tsarevets Fortress, once a stronghold of Bulgaria’s tsars, and visit nearby Arbanassi village, famous for its well-preserved stone houses and church frescoes. Central Sofia pickup and drop-off included, with entrance fees at own expense.
  • Full-day trip to Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanassi from Sofia
  • Journey to Veliko Tarnovo, a former Bulgarian capital and medieval crafts town
  • Visit the hilltop Tsarevets Fortress (own expense) and learn about Tarnovo’s history
  • Explore old streets filled with wood carving, gold, arts, and craft shops
  • Explore Arbanassi, known for its fortress-style houses and fresco-painted Church of the Nativity of Christ
  • Includes air-conditioned minivan transport and central Sofia pickup and drop-off, with entrance fees at own expense
  • Small group of six people or fewer
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Professional guide
Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Food and drinks
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Aleksandar Nevski Square, 1000 Old City Center, Sofia, Bulgaria

Departure Time

7:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Wear comfortable shoes for walking on cobbled streets
  • It is recommended that you bring sun lotion, sun glasses and a hat
  • Minimum age is 6 years
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Traventuria

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What is the maximum group size during Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanassi Small-Group Day Trip from Sofia?
This activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers.

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Great day out
, Apr 2019
All good but felt at times we were expected to stop at shops and do shopping. I don't go on holiday to go souvenir hunting and would rather spend the time sightseeing

Product code: 6992P13

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