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Wonders of Bulgaria - Rila and Boyana

Wonders of Bulgaria - Rila and Boyana

Duration:8 hours total
Includes:Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hi there! I'm Svetoslav from Traventuria. I'm passionate about showing the best that Bulgaria has to offer in various 1-day trips to cultural and historical locations.
Svetoslav
Svetoslav
Svetoslav
Svetoslav

What we’ll do

We'll meet up at the starting location behind Aleksander Nevsky Cathedral, next to "La Cattedrale" restaurant at 8:45. Departure is at 09:00 sharp. We would then travel in a comfortable and modern vehicle to our first destination - Boyana church, where we'll see the magnificent frescoes of this UNESCO site. After this, we'll head to the Rila monastery complex, have our tour there and you'll also…

What else you should know

Note that there is a dress code in the monastery: you'd have to be with long trousers/skirts and no sleeveless tops. The visit inside Boyana is limited to 10 minutes due to preservation of the church.

What I’ll provide

Bus
Modern and comfortable A/C equipped vehicle.

What to bring

You can bring a light jacket, as it's sometimes a bit cold at the Monastery.
Cash if you'd like to enter the Boyana church and the museum in Rila monastery complex or buy souvenirs.
Good vibes :)

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Where you'll be

I'll take you to 2 of the UNESCO sites in Bulgaria - Rila Monastery, with breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and Boyana Church - decorated with stunning frescoes. You'd also learn about the rich history of these places.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 5 and up can attend.

More tips

Note that there is a dress code in the monastery: you'd have to be with long trousers/skirts and no sleeveless tops. The visit inside Boyana is limited to 10 minutes due to preservation of the church.
Svetoslav
history walk
Wonders of Bulgaria - Rila and Boyana
8 reviews
From $47/person
8 reviews
From $47/person