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Day Trip to Bulgaria - Buzludzha Monument, Veliko Tarnovo, Shipka Monument

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Stop At: Tsarevets, Tsar Asen Square, Veliko Tarnovo 5000 Bulgaria

Tsarevets fortress is the medieval capital of Veliko Tarnovo, one of the most powerful capitals in the medieval Europe, third as power after Rome and Constantinopole.

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Shipka Monument, Stoletov Peak, Shipka 6150 Bulgaria

Shipka monument and the eagle's nest is a mountainous area where the battle for the liberation of Bulgaria was given.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Buzludzha Monument, Central Stara Planina, Kazanluk 6100 Bulgaria

We will reach one of the most famous communist monuments in Europe, the Buzludzha Monument, which looks like a flying saucer at 1400 meters altitude

Duration: 1 hour
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Important Information
Departure Point
InterContinental Bucharest, Bulevardul Nicolae Bălcescu 4, București 010051, Romania
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Snacks - eggs, cheese, ham, meatballs, vegetables, fruits
  • Alcoholic Beverages - traditional romanian drink - tuica
  • Bottled water - water
  • Entry at Tsarevets Fortress - 5 euro
  • Entry/Admission - Tsarevets
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 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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Reviewed today via mobile

We enjoyed the trip with Alex! Lots of walks but worth it. Better to have sunglasses or a hat if you are doing this trip in summer. And i really loved the talk with Alex and other participants :)

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Milkkyway
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I did this tour yesterday with our most awesome tour guide ever....Alex 👍!!!! It was way worth it. He takes you to the old town , Veliko Tărnovo, a UNESCO tentative list for world heritage site, then to the Shipka Monument and the Best part...More

2  Thank joero24
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was an absolute great time with Alex. He was very knowledgeable and took us to some amazing places! Buzludzha had been on my bucket list for a long time and he got us there and told us a about it. I would give this...More

2  Thank cody h
Reviewed 22 June 2019

Alex met me at 8 AM in front of the Grand Continental Hotel, offering coffee and a warm smile. I think he could sense my excitement for this trip - I was hoping it was going to be great, and it did not disappoint! The...More

Date of experience: June 2019
6  Thank MisterDoug
Reviewed 14 June 2019

The itinerary for this tour was a great balance of site in northern Bulgaria ranging from an important historic city and fortress, a 19thC monument commemorating those who died during the Battle of Shipka Pass, to one of the most amazing Soviet era buildings I've...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Jacinta M
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  • Languages Offered: English
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