Bulgaria - Escorted Cultural Tours

 

KazanlakRilla Monastery

 

Bulgaria for Beginners

4- day/3- nights tour of Sofia, Plovdiv, Rila monastery, an excellent introduction to the well-known sites of Bulgaria. Highlights include visits to 2 World Cultural Heritage Sites - Rila Monastery and  Boyana Church /13 c AD/


Best of Bulgaria - 2017..... on a Budget

7-day/6- nights tour for travellers with deeper interests and limited time. Along with Sofia and Plovdiv, you will visit the mediaeval capital Veliko Tarnovo and the open-air etnoghraphic museum Etara. Highlights: Sofia, Rila monastery, Plovdiv, Kazanlak, Etara, Veliko Turnovo.


Cultural  Landscapes

15-day/14- nighs cultural tour. Along with the main sites, you will spend some time in small villages off the beaten track, meeting local people and experiencing BG life-style.
Highlights: Koprivshtica, Troyan, Beli Osam, Tryavna, Melnik, Nessebar.


Country Roads - Guaranteed Departure Escorted Tour

8-day/ 7- nights tour, which will show the beauty and quiteness of Bulgaria's countryside. You will realize the creativity of Bulgarian Renaissance and understand why local people still live in the museum towns.
Highlights: 4 UNESCO sites and museum villages of Arbanassi, Bansko,Old Plovdiv, Kazanlak, Melnik.


UNESCO World Cultural Heritage

12-day/11- nights cultural tour, revealing Bulgaria's rich cultural heritage, dating as far back as the dawn of European Civilization. Visit sites incuded in UNESCO's oldest man-made gold displayed in Varna Historical Museum


Jewish Heritage

9-day/ 8-nights tour. You will get acquainted with the history of Bulgarian Jews, with the religious tolerance of the people here and find out why Bulgaria is proud with saving its Jewish population from extinction during World War II.
Highlights include visits to the largest Sepharadic synagogue in the Balkan Peninsula, to Arie's House in the small town of Samokov,the synagogue in Plovdiv, Pazardzhik and Ruse.