From Sofia: Full-Day Plovdiv & Koprivshtitsa Private Trip
Discover two amazing places with one tour. See the hills of Plovdiv, its Roman Theater and Revival Old Town. Visit the charming mountain town of Koprivshtitsa and its colorful 19th century house and museums of Bulgarian national heroes.
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- Discover the town of Plovdiv, the oldest existing settlement in Europe
- See the Roman Theater and the other Roman remains
- Walk through the longest pedestrian street in Europe
- Explore Plovdiv's Revival Old Town
- Visit the charming mountain town of Koprivshtitsa
DescriptionPlovdiv is one of the oldest existing settlements in the world. It has preserved Thracian, Roman and Bulgarian heritage. You will see the Roman theater, walk through the longest pedestrian street in Europe and explore its unique old town. Plovdiv itself will be a European Capital of Culture in 2019. The cliche 'you must see Plovdiv to see Bulgaria; is absolutely true and there is so much to explore in the country's second largest town. Plovdiv is about 1.5-hour drive from Sofia and is situated in the western part of the Thracian Valley. It is one of the oldest settlements in the world, having emerged on the three adjacent hills – the beginning of its history dates back to 4,000 years B.C. It has preserved Thracian, Roman and Bulgarian heritage from different epochs. There will be a walking tour in the heart of the town and you will learn lots of historical facts and legends while exploring its most interesting sightseeing places. In the afternoon, you will go to the charming town of Koprivshtitsa with its fascinating history and authentic 19th century architecture. Spend the rest of the day in this small and picturesque town situated in central Bulgaria among the slopes of Stara Planina Mountain that carries a specific spirit of tranquility and eternity. Learn about the dramatic Bulgarian history from your professional guide and get the chance to visit the original houses of the heroes of the April Uprising.
IncludesProfessional driver/ guide Private tour Hotel pick-up and drop-off Transportation by an air-conditioned car with free Wi-Fi Sightseeing tour in Plovdiv and Koprivshtitsa Museums entrance fees: 2 to 5 EUR (optional) Food & personal expenses Gratuities (optional)
- Please wear comfortable walking shoes
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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