Plovdiv Full Day Tour from Sofia
Discover the city of Plovdiv on this group full-day tour from Sofia. An amusing mixture of traditions, culture, and architectural masterpieces which are a must-see for every culture-hungry traveler.
A 2-hour drive from Sofia will take you to the city of Plovdiv, Bulgaria’s second largest city and one of Europe’s oldest towns. With a guided walking tour (2-3 hours) discover the history and culture behind an 8,000-year old settlement, written by the Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, and Bulgarian civilizations. Enjoy sightseeing in the Old Town with its museums, historical monuments, revival period houses, and lined with souvenir shops cobble streets. Entry to the rich Ethnographic Museum and the impressive Roman Theater is included.
The full-day tour includes transportation and starts at 09:00 with the pick-up from the meeting point at the parking lot that is at the back of Al. Nevski Cathedral just in front of "La Cattedrale" restaurant. An English-speaking guide will accompany you throughout the tour and will show you the most interesting architectural and cultural assets of the region, as well as acquaint you with the contemporary economic, social, and ethical situation in Bulgaria.