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Trace The Past Of Bulgaria's Capital City
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Culture, Sightseeing

  • Duration

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Description

Discover the history of this capital city on this guided tour. Major sites such as the National History Museum, Boyana Church, Saint Sofia Basilica, Parliament building, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral etc. will be covered. 

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    • The tour starts at 9 am when you will be picked up by a private guide from your staying in Sofia. By car, you will head to the outskirts of Sofia and Vitosha Mountain. 

    • The first stop will be the National History Museum-the biggest museum in Bulgaria and one of the biggest on the Balkans. It has rich collections from antiquity to nowadays. The visit to the museum is about 1 hour.

    • The next stop will be the remarkable Boyana Church, recognized by UNESCO because of its amazingly well-preserved frescoes from the 13th century. 

    • After exploring it, you will head to the center of Sofia where there will be a 2- hour sightseeing tour. You will go around the most interesting buildings and places and learn their history from your guide- Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Saint Sofia Basilica, Saint George Rotunda, the Parliament, the Presidency, the Roman Remains and others. 

    • The tour will finish at around 2 pm near the beginning of “Vitosha” street- the main walking street in Sofia. 

What's Included
  • Professional private Bulgarian tour guide-driver.

  • Transportation by a comfortable A/C car with free Wi-Fi.

  • Hotel pick-up.

  • Sightseeing tour in the center of Sofia.

  • A visit to Boyana Church.

  • A visit to the National History Museum.

  • Free entrance to Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Saint Sofia Basilica, Saint George Rotunda.

What's Excluded
  • Boyana Church and National History Museum entrance fees- 12 lv./6 euro total.

  • Food, personal expenses.

  • Gratuities (optional).

Know before you go
  • Please indicate your hotel for the pick-up. 

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Tour Reviews
  • emily

    City tour arrang a pleasant tour with a professional guide! He is knowledgeable about mountain situation and adjust speed while we were climbing. He was always looking after each ones condition! We all like his guidance,and we highly recommend this guide and Citytour company!

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USD 147 / adult