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Sofia
Surrounded by sprawling parkland, Sofia, the capital and largest city of the Republic of Bulgaria, lies at the foot of popular ski mountain, Vitosha. With a history that stretches over seven millennia, ruin-rich Sofia is one of Europe's oldest cities. The National Historical Museum is one of Eastern Europe's most extensive. Wide, cobblestone boulevards, charming boutiques and truly electrifying nightlife star in this city of 1.3 million. Trolleys, trams and buses traverse the dynamic city.

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Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski
Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski
Owner description: Completed in 1912, St. Alexander Nevsky Patriarchal Cathedral Stauropigial Memorial-Church is an impressive landmark in Sofia. The church was built as a memorial to the 200,000... more Owner description: Completed in 1912, St. Alexander Nevsky Patriarchal Cathedral Stauropigial Memorial-Church is an impressive landmark in Sofia. The church was built as a memorial to the 200,000 Russian soldiers who died in the Russo-Turkish Liberation War (1877-1878). less
Attraction type: Churches & Cathedrals; Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites
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Vitosha Mountain
Vitosha Mountain
Attraction type: Mountains; Ski & Snowboard Areas
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Saint Nikolas Russian Church (Tsurkva Sveta Nikolai)
Saint Nikolas Russian Church (Tsurkva Sveta Nikolai)
Attraction type: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings
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Saint Sofia Church
Saint Sofia Church
Attraction type: Religious Sites
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Boyana Church
Boyana Church
Located at the foot of Mt. Vitosha, Bojana Church is about 900 years old. The church houses the National Museum, which focuses on regional history, art and cultural artifacts.
Attraction type: Religious Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Moma Bulgarian Food & Wine
Moma Bulgarian Food & Wine
Ranked #1 of 682 Restaurants in Sofia
Cuisines: Eastern European
Good for: Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Made in Home
Made in Home
Ranked #2 of 682 Restaurants in Sofia
Price: USD 5 - USD 15
Cuisines: Eastern European, Mediterranean, European, Middle Eastern
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Drinks, After-hours, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant
Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 682 Restaurants in Sofia
Price: USD 7 - USD 11
Cuisines: Vegetarian, Vegan, Indian, Eastern European
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Raketa Rakia Bar
Raketa Rakia Bar
Ranked #4 of 682 Restaurants in Sofia
Cuisines: Bar, Diner
Good for: Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Hadjidraganovite kashti
Hadjidraganovite kashti
Ranked #5 of 682 Restaurants in Sofia
Price: USD 13 - USD 20
Cuisines: Pizza, Barbecue, Eastern European
Good for: Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Hostel Mostel
1.0 of 5
Hostel Mostel
USD 11 - USD 16
Ranked #1 of 105 Speciality Lodging in Sofia
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10 Coins Hostel
10 Coins Hostel
USD 14 - USD 22
Ranked #2 of 105 Speciality Lodging in Sofia
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Ivory Tower Hostel
Ivory Tower Hostel
USD 16 - USD 25 (EUR 14 - EUR 22)
Ranked #8 of 105 Speciality Lodging in Sofia
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Budapest Hotel
3.0 of 5
Budapest Hotel
USD 41 - USD 69 (EUR 36 - EUR 61)
Ranked #8 of 125 Hotels in Sofia
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Central Hotel Sofia
4.0 of 5
Central Hotel Sofia
USD 46 - USD 75 (EUR 41 - EUR 67)
Ranked #12 of 125 Hotels in Sofia
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Hotel Dream
Hotel Dream
USD 46 - USD 60 (EUR 41 - EUR 53)
Ranked #14 of 125 Hotels in Sofia
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Grand Hotel Sofia
5.0 of 5
Grand Hotel Sofia
USD 83 - USD 231
Ranked #2 of 125 Hotels in Sofia
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Suite Hotel Sofia
4.0 of 5
Suite Hotel Sofia
USD 53 - USD 86 (EUR 47 - EUR 76)
Ranked #3 of 125 Hotels in Sofia
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Hilton Sofia
5.0 of 5
Hilton Sofia
USD 85 - USD 249
Ranked #4 of 125 Hotels in Sofia
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