Tour: Veliko Tarnovo, Arbanasi + Baldwin's Tower


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Embark on a captivating journey from the ancient city of Plovdiv to the historic marvels of Veliko Tarnovo, Baldwin's Tower, and the charming village of Arbanasi.

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Highlights

  • Visit Veliko Tarnovo - 60-90 min
  • Visit Balwdwin's Tower - 60-90 min
  • Visit Arbanasi - 60-90 min

Description

Your adventure begins as you depart from the vibrant streets of Plovdiv, one of Europe's oldest continuously inhabited cities. Board your comfortable transport and get ready for a day filled with exploration and discovery. Upon arrival in Veliko Tarnovo, you'll be greeted by the majestic silhouette of the Tsarevets Fortress, perched atop a hill overlooking the Yantra River. Step back in time as you explore the ancient walls, towers, and ruins of this medieval stronghold, once the capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire. Immerse yourself in tales of conquests, royal intrigue, and architectural splendor as you wander through the labyrinthine pathways of this historic site. Next, journey to Baldwin's Tower, a hidden gem nestled within the Bulgarian countryside. This medieval tower, named after the Crusader Baldwin I of Constantinople, offers panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes and the opportunity to delve into tales of knights, sieges, and medieval glory. Continue your odyssey with a visit to the picturesque village of Arbanasi, renowned for its well-preserved architecture and rich cultural heritage. Explore the narrow cobblestone streets lined with traditional houses, churches, and artisan workshops. Marvel at the intricate frescoes adorning the walls of the Church of the Nativity, a testament to Bulgaria's artistic and religious legacy. As the sun begins to set, bid farewell to Veliko Tarnovo, Baldwin's Tower, and Arbanasi, cherishing the memories of a day filled with history and beauty. Relax on your journey back to Plovdiv, reflecting on the wonders you've encountered and the stories you've uncovered. Embark on this unforgettable full-day tour and experience the timeless allure of Bulgaria's cultural treasures, from ancient fortresses to medieval villages, all within reach from the enchanting city of Plovdiv.

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Meet and greet Professional English-speaking driver Hotel pickup and drop-off Transportation in an air-conditioned car Free bottled water Pet friendly Free child seats Road taxes Fuel Passenger insurance

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