Bulgaria revealed

"Bulgaria Revealed" allows you to experience an extensive array of carefully-chosen Bulgarian cultural landmarks via a comprehensive yet relaxed itinerary.

Begin in Sofia, where you’ll stroll along the famed yellow brick road to view the capital’s major sights. Continue to Boyana Church and the spectacular Rila Monastery before traveling to Melnik, surrounded by unusual sand formations and situated right in the heart of Bulgarian wine country.

Next, tour Rozhen Monastery before stopping off in the exquisite town of Kovacevitsa. Take in the breathtaking natural scenery at Dospat Lake and Trigrad Gorge, then explore the mysterious Yagodinska Cave.

In Batak, visit a key site in the 1876 April Uprising; in the village of Kostandovo, tour the workshop of a master traditional carpet-maker. Experience an evening walking tour in Plovdiv, then admire the abundance of traditional architecture in Koprivshtitsa. At Starosel, investigate the largest Thracian burial complex in Bulgaria.

Visit the Thracian Tomb at Kazanlak, drive through the stunning Shipka Pass, and tour the incredible outdoor cultural museum at Etara.

Witness the woodcarving tradition at Tryavna, shop for crafts in Veliko Tarnovo, and stroll through the architectural gem of Arbanassi. View the Madara Horseman as well as the exquisite sites at Ivanovo and Sveshtari. See the world’s oldest gold treasure at Varna, with the option to tour Balchik Palace and the Aladzha Cave Monastery—or spend the afternoon on the beach. Finally, enjoy a splendid day on the magnificent peninsula of Nessebar before returning to Sofia and your flight home.

If this particular tour does not meet your expectations, please explore alternative tours in Bulgaria or contact us for a personalized request.

Tour Length:
10 nights
Places Visited:
Sofia | Rila monastery | Melnik | Rozhen monastery | Kovacevica | Trigrad gorge | Batak | Plovdiv | Koprivshtitsa |Thracian Tombs at Starosel, Kazanlak and Sveshtari | Tryavna | Veliko Tarnovo | Arbanassi | Ivanovo | Madara Horseman | Varna | Balchik | Nessebar
Total Distance Traveled:
2100 km / 1300 mi
Tour Price:

Single traveler: from 3895 euros pp

2 travelers: from 2085 euros pp

3 travelers: from 1590 euros pp

4 travelers: from 1595 euros pp

For a different number of travelers, please contact us.