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Plovdiv- Small Group Day Trip

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USD 39.25
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    Stop At: St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, Aleksander Nevski Square, Sofia Bulgaria

    The meeting point is behind the cathedral.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000 Bulgaria

    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 the 4th century!

    The cliche "you must see Plovdiv to see Bulgaria" is absolutely true and there is so much to explore in the country's second largest town. Plovdiv is about 1,5 hours drive from Sofia and is situated in the western part of the Thracian Valley. It is one of the oldest settlements in the world, having emerged on the three adjacent hills – the beginning of its history dates back to 4,000 years BC. It has preserved Thracian, Roman and Bulgarian heritage from different epochs. There will be a 2- 3 hour walking tour in the heart of the town and you will learn lots of historical facts and legends while exploring its most interesting sightseeing places.

    Duration: 4 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    pl. "Sveti Aleksandar Nevski" 4, 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Group tour
    • Transportation
    • Guided sightseeing tour in the heart of Plovdiv
    • Professional live guide
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Rough terrain- please wear comfortable walking shoes
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    The tour was very good with an exellent guide (Antonio). He showed us around and learned us about the history of Plovdiv. Think it was more interesting then Sofia.
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    We spend 2 nights and 1 day in and around Plovdiv. It's a great city, old and modern go together. city and surroundings are great.
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    Just returned from our day trip to Plovdiv. We had an amazing day made all the more enjoyable by our guide Antonio. He was very knowledgeable and interesting to listen to. He was friendly and professional throughout the day. Highly recommend the tour and Antonio himself. A
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    Response from ivan_city_tour, Guest Relations Manager at Plovdiv- Small Group Day Trip
    Responded 10 Jul. 2019
    Hi Jude, We are so so happy to read your review and double so happy to have this wonderful guide – Antonio among us, he is one of our best guides, always getting some of the best reviews around. Our main mission is to have you and your friends satisfy on the trip you have chosen – we are always trying to have something new and interesting in our program and to get the tour in interest of the group. This is why – we are always trying to keep our groups in small numbers, without any unnecessary noise and hustling as in the larger groups. We are happy to have a guest like you in our tours and mostly – will wait for you call next time when you arrive or visit Sofia and Bulgaria again. Have a safe trip back home, and enjoy your time with City Tour! 😊
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