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Koprivshtitsa and Starosel Day Trip with Wine Tasting

Product ID: 190919
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Escape the hustle and bustle of town and visit the Revival village of Koprivshtitsa famous for its 19th-century houses and try some of the great Bulgarian red wines.
About this activity
Duration 9 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Your hotel or accommodation in Sofia
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
  • Learn more about the April Uprising and the Struggle for National Independence
  • Visit some of the house-museums of Bulgarian national heroes
  • Try some of the great Bulgarian red wines in a traditional winery
Full description
Departing at 9:00 AM from your hotel, set off for the charming town of Koprivshtitsa, known for its fascinating history and authentic 19th-century architecture.

Step inside the house museums from the National Revival Period and discover works of art, fine fretwork, household weaves and embroidery, national costumes, typical Bulgarian jewelry and authentic furniture from 150 years ago. Learn about the dramatic Bulgarian history from your professional guide and get the chance to visit the original houses of the heroes of the April Uprising.

After that, visit the small village of Starosel, famous for its rich Thracian heritage and great red wines.

Finally, take the chance to try some of the great Bulgarian red wines in a traditional local winery.
Includes
  • Professional private driver-guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation by an A/C car with free WiFi
  • Sightseeing tour in Koprivshtitsa
  • Wine tasting (3 types) + meze
What’s Not Included
  • House-museums entrance fees
  • Food & personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Minimum age is 18 years
• Please wear comfortable walking shoes
Organized by

City Tour Sofia

Product ID: 190919