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Private city walking tour of Plovdiv

Private city walking tour of Plovdiv

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On this 2,5 hour tour, you will have the chance to explore both the modern and old parts of the city of Plovdiv. You will learn about its century-old history, beautiful architecture, and unique spirit. The tour will cover all must-see city attractions.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.86
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$51.86
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Plovdiv Arts & Crafts District Tour

Plovdiv Arts & Crafts District Tour

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Explore Plovdiv’s arts district and meet local artists on this small-group walking tour. In the company of a guide, explore the Kapana neighborhood, also known as “The Trap,” the center of arts and crafts in Plovdiv. Learn about the development of the neighborhood and stop in artist studios and workshops. Visit a contemporary art gallery in the area.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.62
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$57.62
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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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$78.37
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$78.37
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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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$86.44
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$86.44
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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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$44.95
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$44.95
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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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$57.62
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$57.62
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Plovdiv guided walking tour

Plovdiv guided walking tour

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Make the most of your stay in Plovdiv with this guided walking city tour. Plovdiv is one of the oldest settlements in the world, having emerged on the three adjacent hills – the beginning of its history dates back to 4,000 years BC. It has preserved Thracian, Roman and Bulgarian heritage from different epochs. There will be a 2- hour walking tour in the heart of the town and you will learn lots of historical facts and legends while exploring its most interesting sightseeing places. You will see the Roman Theater and parts of the Roman Stadium. Walk through the longest pedestrian street in Europe. Explore the magnificent Revival old town with its unique colorful houses from the 19th century. This year Plovdiv is the current European capital of culture. Important- please wear comfortable walking shoes (cubble stone streets).
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.03
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$38.03
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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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$102.57
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$102.57
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Self-Guided Tour in Damascena Complex Rose Valley

Self-Guided Tour in Damascena Complex Rose Valley

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Deep in Bulgaria’s Valley of the Roses, the Damascena Ethnographic Complex is devoted to the ancient art of distilling rose oil and rosewater. Particularly during the Rose Festival in early June, lines can be long. Book ahead to discover the gardens and distillery, taste rose jam, honey, liqueur, and brandy, and inhale the delicate scent of rose essential oils: An e-guide in your language keeps you informed.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$12.68
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$12.68

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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$71.85
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$71.85
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Rose Jam Workshop and Leavening of Authentic Yoghurt in a Traditional House

Rose Jam Workshop and Leavening of Authentic Yoghurt in a Traditional House

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Foodies won’t want to miss the chance to witness a classic Bulgarian seasonal experience: making rose jam. Between May and June, the Damascene roses of the Rose Valley near Kazanlak bloom, and their most delicate petals become a delicious homemade jam. Learn about centuries-old traditions as you watch expert hands prepare first jam then yogurt. Then enjoy a yogurt tasting followed by fig jam and a “banitsa” pastry.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$114.10
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$114.10
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Plovdiv - Private walking tour

Plovdiv - Private walking tour

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Get a fresh look at historic Plovdiv, Bulgaria’s cultural capital, on this private guided walking tour that hits the highlights but throws in plenty of surprises too. See the Roman Theater, 14th-century Djumaya Mosque, Bulgarian Revival mansions, and so much more, then enjoy the galleries and cafés of artsy Kapana. You don’t need to enter any attractions, but if you choose to tickets are at your expense.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.26
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$43.26
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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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$115.25
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$115.25
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Plovdiv Sightseeing private walking tour

Plovdiv Sightseeing private walking tour

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Get an overview of Plovdiv’s notable historical sights on this private sightseeing tour. Learn about the history of Plovdiv and Bulgaria from your guide as you stroll through the city. Take time to visit the Roman Stadium, the Ancient Theater, Old Town, and Djumaia Mosque. As you stroll, get a feel for the laid-back nature of the city.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.10
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$46.10
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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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$71.85
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$71.85
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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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$119.28
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$119.28
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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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$79.52
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$79.52
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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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$78.37
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$78.37
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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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$68.00
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$68.00
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Plovdiv Roman Sights Self-Guided

Plovdiv Roman Sights Self-Guided

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Fully personalized electronic and audio guide with all info and logistics for you. Live maps and route for you to follow. An unique product which brings you stress-free travel at your own pace in Plovdiv for the unique Roman sights and heritage. Very flexible and easy for the customer.
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  • 1 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$16.13
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$16.13

Private Tour with a Local Experiencing With You the Gems around Plovdiv

Private Tour with a Local Experiencing With You the Gems around Plovdiv

Nearby Plovdiv is located Asenovgrad town, better known as the Bulgarian Jerusalem.  It is also called the city of brides, but its symbol is the medieval fortress named after the Bulgarian king Ivan-Asen II. Asen’s fortress still controls the passage through the Rhodope Mountains, leading us to the Bachkovo monastery – the second biggest in Bulgaria and the most impressive with its miraculous stories. Once entered in this area, you’ll definitely hear about Mavrud – man, hero or wine? – Many legends are speaking about one fabulous wine – the Mavrud from Asenovgrad!
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.00
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$68.00
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Koprivshtitsa Private Day Trip From Plovdiv

Koprivshtitsa Private Day Trip From Plovdiv

The tour departs at 9 a.m. from your hotel to the charming town of Koprivshtitsa, with its fascinating history and authentic 19th century architecture. Spend the day at leisure in this small and picturesque town situated in Central Bulgaria among the slopes of "Stara Planina" Mountain that carries a specific spirit of tranquillity and eternity. Inside the houses - museums from the National Revival Period you will explore works of art, fine fretwork, household weaves and embroidery, national costumes and typical Bulgarian jewellery as well as authentic furniture from 150 years ago. Learn about the dramatic Bulgarian History from your professional guide and get the chance to visit the original houses of the heroes of the April Uprising. You will also have free time for lunch in a traditional local restourant. The expected return in Plovdiv is at about 4- 5pm.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.49
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$109.49
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Sofia - private day tour from Plovdiv

Sofia - private day tour from Plovdiv

Venture to the Bulgarian capital on a private day trip from Plovdiv. Discover the history of Sofia, which stretches as far back as 7,000 years, as you listen to engaging commentary from your dedicated tour guide. See historic landmarks such as the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral with its gold dome, the Byzantine Church of St. Sophia, the Roman Church of St. George, and much more.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.11
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$99.11
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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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$86.44
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$86.44
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