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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: Architectural Buildings; Sacred & Religious Sites; Churches & Cathedrals
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Vitosha Mountain
Vitosha Mountain
Attraction type: Mountains; Ski & Snowboard Areas
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Sofia Metro
Sofia Metro
Attraction type: Railways; Mass Transportation Systems
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Saint Nikolas Russian Church (Tsurkva Sveta Nikolai)
Saint Nikolas Russian Church (Tsurkva Sveta Nikolai)
Attraction type: Architectural Buildings; Sacred & 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: Sacred & Religious Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Skaptobara
Skaptobara
Ranked #1 of 968 Restaurants in Sofia
Price: USD 3 - USD 9
Cuisines: Pub, American, Bar
Good for: Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Dining options: Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Skaptoburger
Skaptoburger
Ranked #2 of 968 Restaurants in Sofia
Price: USD 5 - USD 10
Cuisines: Mexican, American
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Drinks, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Raketa Rakia Bar
Raketa Rakia Bar
Ranked #3 of 968 Restaurants in Sofia
Cuisines: Bar, Eastern European, Central European, European
Good for: Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Restaurant Shtastliveca
Restaurant Shtastliveca
Ranked #4 of 968 Restaurants in Sofia
Cuisines: European, Eastern European, Central European, International
Good for: Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Drinks, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Made in Home
Made in Home
Ranked #5 of 968 Restaurants in Sofia
Price: USD 5 - USD 15
Cuisines: Eastern European, Mediterranean, European
Good for: Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Drinks, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Hostel Mostel
1.0 of 5
Hostel Mostel
USD 12 - USD 34
Ranked #1 of 119 Speciality Lodging in Sofia
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10 Coins Hostel
1.0 of 5
10 Coins Hostel
USD 11 - USD 21
Ranked #3 of 119 Speciality Lodging in Sofia
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Moreto & Caffeto Hostel
1.0 of 5
Moreto & Caffeto Hostel
USD 14 - USD 29
Ranked #5 of 119 Speciality Lodging in Sofia
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Magic Castle Hotel
3.0 of 5
Magic Castle Hotel
USD 44 - USD 66
Ranked #1 of 129 Hotels in Sofia
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Budapest Hotel
3.0 of 5
Budapest Hotel
USD 42 - USD 102 (EUR 40 - EUR 97)
Ranked #10 of 129 Hotels in Sofia
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Suite Hotel Sofia
4.0 of 5
Suite Hotel Sofia
USD 45 - USD 88 (EUR 43 - EUR 83)
Ranked #17 of 129 Hotels in Sofia
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Hotel Anel
5.0 of 5
Hotel Anel
USD 74 - USD 136 (EUR 70 - EUR 129)
Ranked #2 of 129 Hotels in Sofia
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Central Hotel Sofia
4.0 of 5
Central Hotel Sofia
USD 58 - USD 119 (EUR 55 - EUR 113)
Ranked #3 of 129 Hotels in Sofia
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Hilton Sofia
5.0 of 5
Hilton Sofia
USD 72 - USD 186
Ranked #4 of 129 Hotels in Sofia
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