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From Bucharest: Full-day Veliko Tarnovo City of Tsars

Product ID: 59335
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Take a trip outside the borders of Romania to visit its neighbor Bulgaria. Here, you will spend the day in Veliko Tarnovo, a city full of history where you will be taken back in time to the medieval period. Leave the busy city behind and enjoy this tour.
About this activity
Duration: 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Centrally located Bucharest Hotels
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Step back in time on this history tour
  • Get to see Veliko Tarnovo known as the "City of Tsars"
  • Save on excellent value for money
  • Enjoy a family-friendly tour
  • Take a day away from the busy city
Full description
Start your journey towards Bulgaria. It is bordered by Romania to the north, Serbia and Macedonia to the west, Greece and Turkey to the south and the Black Sea to the east. Bulgaria is Europe's 16th largest country with a territory of 110,994 square kilometers.

Here, you will visit Veliko Tarnovo which is located on the Yantra River and is famously known as the historical capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire, attracting many tourists with its unique architecture. The most popular landmark is the historic hill Tsarevets, which held the capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire. Other attractions include the historic hill Trapezitza, the Samovodskata Charshiya, numerous medieval and Bulgarian Renaissance churches and the ancient Roman fortress of Nicopolis ad Istrum. Late in the evening, you will return back to Bucharest.
  • 1 bottle of water per person
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Driver/ tour escort
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/ minivan
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks other than the ones specified
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Adult pricing applies to all travelers
• Not recommended for participants with serious medical conditions
• This tour involves a moderate amount of walking
• The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
• You must confirm and obtain any visa requirements prior to the border crossing. All visa requirements are the sole responsibility of the traveler
• The tour operates in all weather conditions so please dress appropriately
• Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
• For the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund
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Product ID: 59335