The soul of Sofia - Private: Discover the real and authentic soul of Sofia, a bustling city with east-meets-west contrasts. It is one of the oldest settlements in Europe with impressive history and modern look. The tour starts with pickup from your hotel and short transfer will take you the National History Museum, one of the biggest on the Balkans. A guided tour in it will introduce you to the most important and heroic moments in the Bulgarian history.
The tour proceeds with explorations of the nearby Boyana Church (UNESCO) frescoes. Transfer to the city center from where we will continue our cultural discovery on foot. The Presidency, Alexander Nevski Cathedral, the old Kings' Palace, the Russian Church, the remains of the Ancient Fortress, St. Sofia and St. George Church (IV century) are all on our itinerary.
Half way along the our walking tour we will stop for a tea break. Not an ordinary one! We will taste authentic Kazanlak tea from roses and a tasty home-made cake with jam prepared from rose-oil yielding roses.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pickup from you accommodation in Sofia (please indicate).
Duration: Six hours .
Start/opening time: At 9am.