Koprivshtitsa History and Architecture: From Plovdiv
Explore the rich history and fascinating architecture of Koprivshtitsa on this engaging day tour from Plovdiv. Admire the charming town's ethnographical treasures, learn about its role in the April Uprising, and enjoy a lunch by the Topolnitsa River.
Are you a business owner in Bulgaria?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Bulgaria.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
- Learn about the town's rich history and pivotal role in the 1876 April Uprising
- Walk along the narrow cobblestone streets and admire the authentic architecture
- Admire the rich ethnographical treasures of the town's many museums
- Dine by the Topolnitsa River in a traditional Bulgarian restaurant
DescriptionVisit the charming town of Koprivshtitsa and explore its fascinating history and authentic 19th-century Bulgarian architecture. Koprivshtitsa was a center of the heroic 1876 April Uprising and the site of the first shot against Ottoman domination. The town still preserves the atmosphere of the 19th-century National Revival period and boasts over 380 architectural monuments from the time, most of which have been restored to their original appearance. Explore the town's architecture and visit one of its many museums to admire the vast collections of ethnographical treasures, including ancient weapons, intricate national costumes and stunning jewelry. The handsome historic town lies atop the Sredna Gora mountains and overlooks the beautiful Topolnitsa River. Enjoy a leisurely lunch by the peaceful waters of Topolnitsa River in the center of Koprivshtitsa and take in the spectacular views of the surrounding Bulgarian countryside before returning to Plovdiv for the night.
IncludesEnglish-speaking guide/driver Transfers from/to your hotel in Plovdiv Entrance fee to museums (€3) Food and beverages Gratuity
- Depending on the day and the preferences of the customers, the tour visits between 3 and 5 museums.
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
You may also like
Wine Tasting Round-Trip in South-West Bulgaria
During this trip you will visit Sofia - the capital of Bulgaria, one of the oldest cities in Europe. See Roman remains, mineral springs, orthodox churches, museums, and aFrom BGN 549.38
Caves Tour of Saeva Dupka
Visit two of the most interesting caves in Bulgaria. This tour is suitable for children – the caves take you into a fairy world.1 ReviewsFrom BGN 97.89
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 col1 ReviewsFrom BGN 119.87
Veliko Tarnovo Walking Tour
Visit historical Veliko Tarnovo during a 3-hour walking tour. This sightseeing tour will reveal the best of the city's history and contemporary life.From BGN 279.69
Veliko Tarnovo & Arbanasi Full day tour
This unique medieval fortress was the capital of the Second Bulgarian Kingdom from 1185 to 1393.1 ReviewsFrom BGN 117.87
From Sofia: Full-Day Kayak in Lake Pancharevo w/ Lunch
Enjoy a perfect day in the great outdoors of Lake Pancharevo and try kayaking.From BGN 149.83
Sofia: Communist History Walking Tour
Step back in time and learn the communist history of Sofia on a walking tour with an English-speaking guide. Hear about everyday life during the days of communism and seeFrom BGN 83.91
- Best Seller
From Sofia: Rila Monastery and Boyana Church Tour
See 2 of Bulgaria's UNESCO World Heritage Sites on an exciting minibus tour from Sofia. Go to Rila Monastery and get breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains. Then332 ReviewsFrom BGN 49.84
Half-Day Private Tour: Sofia, Boyana Church & History Museum
Enjoy a half-day private tour of the central part of Sofia, but also the Boyana Church, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the National History Museum, situated at the fooFrom BGN 69.92
Full-Day Tour to Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanassi
Enjoy a full day tour to Bulgaria's medieval capital Veliko Tarnavo and Arbanassi. Explore the sights and learn about the fascinating history.From BGN 119.87