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Land of Thracians

€643.00

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Land of Thracians

Sofia – Plovdiv – Perperikon – Kardzhali – Stara Zagora – Yambol -Stara Zagora -  Kazanluk – Hisar – Sofia

Price: 643 EUR
8 days/7 overnights
Sightseeing Tour

 

Day 1 -Sofia

Arrival in Sofia. Transfer to the hotel, accommodation. Guided sightseeing tour of Sofia, including visits to the National History Museum and the National Archeological Museum. Upon request – evening panoramic tour “Sofia by night” and dinner at a traditional restaurant with folklore music and dances. Overnight in Sofia.

Day 2 – Sofia – Plovdiv

Breakfast. Drive to Plovdiv. Visit to the Archaeological Museum. Sightseeing of the Old town – the Ethnographic Museum, the Roman Stadium, St Constantine and Helena Church, etc. Visit to the Roman Theater, which was built in the 2nd century AD under the rule of the Roman Emperor Trajan and is nowadays considered to be the largest surviving Roman construction in Bulgaria. Accommodation and overnight in Plovdiv.

Day 3 – Plovdiv – Perperikon – Kardzhali 

Breakfast. Drive to Perperikon. Sightseeing of the archaeological complex – discovered and documented in April 2001, this area has been inhabited for the last 5000 years and is among the best representatives of Thracian cultural development in Bulgaria. Departure for Kardzhali. In the afternoon – visit to local History Museum. Accommodation and overnight in Kardzhali.

Day 4 – Kardzhali – Stara Zagora 

Breakfast. Drive to the Thracian complex Tatul. Sightseeing of the rock tomb and sanctuary, connected with the cult of Orpheus. Departure for Stara Zagora. On the way – visit to the Museum of Thracian Art in the Eastern Rhodopes in the village Alexandrovo. Accommodation and overnight in Stara Zagora.

Day 5 – Stara Zagora – Yambol (Kabile) – Stara Zagora

Breakfast. Sightseeing of Stara Zagora – Ancient Forum, Neolithic Settlements, Regional History Museum. In the afternoon – drive to the ancient town Kabile, established 2000 years BC. Visit to the local museum and the archaeological complex. Return to Stara Zagora. Overnight.

Day 6 – Stara Zagora – Kazanlak

Breakfast. Drive to Kazanlak. Walk around the historic area of the town – the Ethnographic complex, and History Museum. Visit to Kazanlak Thracian Tomb, which dates back to 4th century BC and is included in the UNESCO World Heritage list. Its murals and paintings are Bulgaria’s best preserved artistic masterpieces from the Hellenistic period. Visits to some of the other Thracian tombs in the region of Kazanlak. Accommodation and overnight in Kazanlak.

Day 7 – Kazanlak – Hisar – Sofia

Breakfast. Drive to the spa town of Hisar. Although famous for its mineral water springs, the town is a genuine pearl of antiquity. Hisar Fortress, an archaeological reserve, is an excellent example of early fortification art and perhaps the best monument of this kind in Bulgaria. Departure for Sofia. On the way – visit to Starosel and walk around the latest excavations of the Thracian tombs at Starosel. The village is known for its abundance of ancient Thracian sites, with finds dating back to the 5-6 millennium BC. Accommodation and overnight in Sofia.

Day 8 – Sofia

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport and departure.

 

The price includes:

  • arrival and departure transfers;
  • 7 nights accommodation on BB basis at 3* hotels in Sofia, Plovdiv, Kardzhali, Stara Zagora, Kazanlak;
  • air-conditioned comfortable motor-coach or minivan;
  • all excursions mentioned in the itinerary;
  • professional English guide;
  • special lectures on coach during long rides.

The price does not include:

  • single supplement (105 EUR per person);
  • personal expenses, meals (lunch, dinner) and drinks, entry taxes for museums visited individually;
  • evening panoramic tour “Sofia by night” and dinner at a traditional restaurant with folklore music and dances;
  • entry taxes for the visited in the itinerary sights.

Accommodation:

  • accommodation on BB basis at 3* hotels in Sofia, Plovdiv, Kardzhali, Stara Zagora, Kazanlak Twin room (separate beds, not guaranteed) – included in the price;
  • accommodation on BB basis at 3* hotels in Sofia, Plovdiv, Kardzhali, Stara Zagora, Kazanlak Double room (not guaranteed) – included in the price;
  • accommodation on BB basis at 3* hotels in Sofia, Plovdiv, Kardzhali, Stara Zagora, Kazanlak Additional bed in double room – included in the price;
  • accommodation on BB basis at 3* hotels in Sofia, Plovdiv, Kardzhali, Stara Zagora, Kazanlak Single room  – €105.

 

  • evening panoramic tour “Sofia by night” and dinner at a traditional restaurant with folklore music and dances (minimum 2 pax) -  €35.00 – €45.00

Discounts:

  • children 2 to 12 years old in their parents` room  – €30.00

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