One day tour to Plovdiv

Price from: 30 EUR
Duration: 1
Country: Bulgaria

Full day (8 hrs) small group tour of all iconic attractions in Plovdiv


  • Don’t miss an opportunity to visit Plovdiv – the European Capital of Culture for 2019
  • Tour of the famous Old Town of Plovdiv, a candidate for a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Visit the best preserved Roman Theater (2nd century) in Bulgaria, which is still used for live concert performances
  • Admire the newly reopened Ancient Stadium (2nd century), that had accommodated 30 000 specators
  • The Ethnographic Museum, also known as the Renaissance house with the 120 windows, has an interesting exhibitions of costumes, instruments etc.

Tour Logistics

  • Pickup:  9 am from Alexander Nevski Square in central Sofia
  • Expected time to return to Sofia is 5:00 pm.
  • Total transfer time: 4 hrs in total
  • Sightseeing time: 5-6 hrs

Group tour is available:

Every Monday and Friday during the period April – November (30 EUR pp.)
Every Tuesday, Thursday. Saturday during the period December – March (40 EUR pp.)

Private tour on any date – upon request.

Plovdiv, also called the “City of the seven hills’’ is the oldest city in Europe still existing today. It was called Philippopolis in the IV century B.C. in honor of King Philip II of Macedonia. Today Plovdiv is a cultural center of Bulgaria and selected as European Capital of Culture for 2019.

Walking tour of the Old Town of Plovdiv impressive with the houses-museums of the Revival period like the Ethnographical museum; the Ancient Theater, the Fortress walls, the oldest church in the city – “St. St. Constantine and Helena”, etc. We will see the Muslim temple Dzhoumaya Mosque and the Roman Stadium on the main street of Plovdiv. On this unforgettable tour you will learn a lot of intriguing stories, funny urban legends and striking historical facts.

Price: 30 EUR per person (April – November)

The price includes:

  • English speaking guide-driver
  • All transportation with a modern vehicle equipped with A/C.

Not included:

  • Meals, drinks etc. personal expenses
  • Entrance fees (entrance fees are optional 10-15 BGN/5-8 Euro for the attractions in Plovdiv), a 3-course lunch usually comes up to 10-15 BGN/5-8 Euros per adult)

Extra: Hotel pick-up is 5 Euro per reservation (not per person)

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