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Full Day Rila Monastery, St. Ivan Rilski Cave & Stob Pyramids Tour From Sofia
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Archeology, History, Sightseeing

  • Duration

    1 Day

  • Language

    English

  • Activity Level

    Easy

Description

Visit Rila Monastery, Stob's Pyramids and the cave of St. Ivan Rilski, where the founder of the monastery lived as an anchorite. Discover all three historical landmarks of Bulgaria on this one day tour.

Highlights
  • Explore Rila monastery & the cave of St. Ivan Rilski
  • Visit Stob Pyramids
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    • Pick up in the morning from your hotel or address in Sofia by the tour guide.

    • Arrive at the Rila Monastery within two hours and head towards the cave of St. Ivan Rilski on foot. 

    • Discover a fairy trail leading through the centuries old woods of the “Rila Monastery”  nature park to the cave where the founder of the monastery spent the last years of his life as a hermit.

    • Explore the cave and walk back to the monastery.

    • Enjoy some free time to explore the hidden corners of the 10th century UNESCO site.

    • Take a short transfer (approx. 25 min.) to the village of Stob.

    • Visit the phenomenon of sandstone Stob’s Pyramids.
      Transfer back to Sofia.

What's Included
  • Pick up/drop off at your hotel or address in Sofia

  • Private car or bus.

  • Licensed mountain guide member of UIMLA.

  • Local taxes.

What's Excluded
  • Entrance fees.

  • Lunch and beverages.

  • Travel insurance.

  • Tips.

Meeting Point

Sofia, Bulgaria

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Starting From
USD EUR USD
USD 86 / adult