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Travel by shuttlle from Sofia to visit the oldest town in Europe. See the sights of Plovdiv dating from the Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman periods.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
English
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, French, German, Italian, Russian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a tour of historic Plovdiv, and visit its Roman monuments
  • Discover the beauty of Bulgarian Revival architecture
  • Learn more about Bulgarian history in the oldest town in Europe
Full description
Depart Sofia in the morning for a full-day excursion to Plovdiv, the second-largest city in Bulgaria and one of the oldest towns in the world.

Learn about the history of Plovidiv, dating back to Troya and Mycenae. During a 2 to 3-hour walk in the old town, discover the history and the culture of the 7,000-year-old settlement from its Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman periods to the present day.

Admire the museums, churches, historic monuments, revival period houses, souvenir shops and cobblestone streets. See the Ethnographic Museum and the well-preserved ruins of the ancient Roman Theater.
Includes
  • Sightseeing in the old town
  • Transportation
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
  • Entrance fees

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Meeting point

The meeting point is behind the Alexander Nevski Cathedral, in front of La Cathedrala restaurant.

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Important information
Know before you go
• The tour is available in English
• Excursion duration: 8 hours
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From US$ 48.91 US$ 39.13 per person

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Value for money
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City Tour Sofia

Product ID: 110029