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  1. Bulgaria
  2. Sofia Province
  3. Koprivshtitsa
  4. Day Trips

Plovdiv: Private Koprivshtitsa Day Trip

Product ID: 277912
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Discover the charming mountain village of Koprivshtitsa throughout this great private tour from Plovdiv. You can explore its house-museums, and learn more about the Bulgarian National Revival Period.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Hotel pickup is at 9:00AM. Please indicate your hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the charming mountain village of Koprivshtitsa, with its Revival-style architecture
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle
  • Learn more about the April Uprising and the Struggle for National Independence
  • Visit some of the house-museums of famous Bulgarian National Heroes
Full description
Your tour begins at 9:00AM, at which point you will depart from your hotel to the charming town of Koprivshtitsa. Once there, you will discover that it is filled with fascinating history and authentic 19th-century architecture.

You will spend the day at leisure in this small and picturesque town, which is situated in Central Bulgaria among the slopes of "Stara Planina" Mountain. Inside some of the house-museums from the National Revival Period, you will explore works of art, fine fretwork, household weaves and embroidery, national costumes, and typical Bulgarian jewellery, as well as authentic furniture from 150 years ago.

You can learn about dramatic Bulgarian history from your professional guide, and will also get the chance to visit the original houses of the heroes of the April Uprising. You will later have free time for lunch in a traditional local restaurant, with your expected return to Plovdiv being at around 5:00PM.
Includes
  • Private driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Transportation
  • Sightseeing tour in Koprivshtitsa
What’s Not Included
  • House-museum entrance fees (5€)
  • Food and personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Please wear comfortable walking shoes