Sofia is a great tourist destination and the capital of Bulgaria. The city is blessed with natural attractions like the stunning beaches, amazing parks and beautiful restaurants where you can enjoy the best of its cuisines, historical landmarks, breathtaking viewing points, and lots more. The amazing thing about it is that these locations are not far from the city. To explore these hidden characteristics of the city, you surely need day trips from Sofia, as well as multi-day trips from Sofia. With these day trips, there are benefits of hotel pickup and drop off, transportation by air-conditioned vehicle, service of a professional guide who will navigate and feed you with live commentary, and many others. Some of these locations you should look forward to include Riha Monastery, Seven Rila Lakes, Vitosha Mountain, Plovdiv, Melnik Pyramids, Veliko Tarnovo, and more which you'll discover below. Further activities you can't and shouldn't miss are in Sofia wine tasting day trips which will expose you to the wine cultures of the Bulgarian, and Sofia rail tours designed for sightseeing adventures via train to the countryside.
The city has a lot more to offer when you embark on a journey to its shores. Which means you can have more lots of fun with your friends, family or spouse at beaches, seashore hotels, attractive shoreline attractions and lots more when you book Sofia shoreline excursions. There are other outdoor activities in Sofia which will not only take you to the main attractions but also expose you to the realest hidden gems of this Bulgarian capital city which you won’t see on a lighter ground. Furthermore, the city becomes an embodiment of beauty and fun – filled activities when night falls, which is why travelers don’t usually miss these night tours in Sofia. Moreover, Sofia will never lose its Bulgarian roots and culture which has been in existence for many centuries. As a visitor, all you need to do to know more about Sofia in dress, culture, music, dance, and lots more are embedded in these cultural and theme tours in Sofia.
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Sofia Day Trips & Excursions Price
Plovdiv Tour (9 hours)
Private Tour from Sofia to Plovdiv (8 hours)
Plovdiv, day tour from Sofia and Wine tasting (10 hours)
From Sofia: Rila Monastery and Plovdiv Day Trip (13 hours)
Hisarya, Starosel, and Wine Tasting Tour from Sofia (8 hours)
Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanasi Tour from Sofia (10 hours)
Seven Rila Lakes Day Tour from Sofia (9 hours)
Sofia Full Day Tour (8 hours)
Full-Day Belogradchik Rocks and Venetsa Cave Tour from Sofia (10 to 11 hours)
Private Nature Day Trip to the Iskar Gorge (8 hours)
During this tour you will be able to visit the first ever European capital of culture in Bulgaria - Plovdiv, recognized as one of the oldest existing settlements in the world. You will be able to feel the spirit of the seven hills, old town, longest pedestrian street in the European Union, Bohemian quarter The Trap ("Kapana") or try the local...Read more
We are from the new generation of guides - knowledgeable and entertainers. With us not only you will get enough historical information on the sites, but also you will get updated information on the current political and economical situation in Bulgaria. Our vehicles are new, comfortable and always impeccably...Read more
Plovdiv is on the 8th place for oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. Inhabited since 4,000 B.C., beginning with a Neolithic settlement, Plovdiv has been conquered many times throughout the years by the Thracians, the Greeks and the Romans. Plovdiv contains 13 cultural layers.
See the best of Bulgaria in 1 day. This self-guided, shared shuttle tour will take you to both the UNESCO Rila Monastery in the Rila National park in the morning and then in the afternoon to the city of Plovdiv - the cultural capital of Bulgaria. In the morning the shuttle bus will take you to the Rila Monastery where you have more than 1 hour...Read more
This tour of the Seven Rila Lakes provides a great experience and unforgettable natural views. See one of the Bulgaria’s 100 National tourist sites in this day tour. Hike through the natural landscape and get acquainted with Bulgaria's picturesque...Read more
Visit Boyana Church, Historical Museum, St.Alexander Nevski Memorial church, St. Sofia church, St. George Rotunda
Sofia is the contemporary capital of Bulgaria. Its population grew rapidly during the Communist-Socialist era (1944-1989) - at the time of its liberation from the Turks in 1878, the population of the city was 11,649 inhabitants...Read more
Feel the power of mother nature and explore this million years history just in one day! Belogradchik rocks are natural phenomenon located in the Northwestern part of Bulgaria. For millions of years the nature has molded interesting forms from the rocks which are connected with many legends. We will see the Madonna, Adam and Eva, the monks, the...Read more
The tour starts at 9am with a pick up from your hotel. The traveling time to Borovets is about 1,5 hours. There, you can choose between different options, depending on your interests: walk in the resort, ski- doo, ski/ snowboard lesson, visit to the old royal residence or travel with the cabin lift to one of the highest spots in the...Read more
Discover the town of Plovdiv- one of the oldest existing settlements in world! See the Roman Theater and parts of the Roman Stadium. Walk through the longest pedestrian street in Europe. Explore the magnificent Revival old town with its unique colorful houses from the 19th century. See the recently uncovered early Christian mosaics dating back to...Read more