Sofia Tour with Unique Local Food & Drinks Experience
This tour is a great chance to learn more about the history of the town and to try the local foods and drinks. You will explore Sofia with a knowledgeable guide and make stops to taste some traditional local cuisine.
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- Discover the heritage of Sofia, its old buildings and places
- Visit the most important cultural and historical places
- Learn more about the typical local foods and drinks
- Taste the traditional delicious “banitsa”, “shopska” salad and sweets
- Try the local drinks like “ayran” and some beer
DescriptionAccompanied by a knowledgeable guide, take the opportunity to tour Sofia and learn more about the history of the city as well as enjoy the traditional local cuisine at various stops throughout the city. Your tour will start at 12:30 PM from Alexander Nevsky Cathedral where you will meet your guide. Your guide will take you around all of the interesting sites in the center of Sofia- the Cathedral, the Basilica, the Presidency, the Roman heritage, and others- and will tell you about their history as well as about the overall history of Sofia and Bulgaria. While you enjoy the sightseeing tour, your guide will also take you to some ‘hidden’ places within the city. In these places you will have the chance to try some of the most famous Bulgarian drinks and foods such as: “ayran”- salty yogurt drink, “banithsa”- pastry with white cheese, “shopksa salad”- the traditional Bulgarian salad with tomatoes and cucumbers, local “meze” (salami), home-style bread and some sweets like “baklava”. This is a wonderful way for you to not only explore the city but the traditional foods of the region.
IncludesPrivate local guide Sightseeing tour in the heart of Sofia Free entrance to Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Saint Sofia Basilica, and Saint George Rotunda Food tasting that will include: banitsa & ayran, shopska salad, homemade bread, local beer, and sweets Additional food & drinks Gratuities (optional)
- Please wear comfortable walking shoes
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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