Chasing the sun
Sofia – Bourgas -Nessebar – Sofia
Your tour starts in the morning at 8 a.m. from the reception of your hotel in Sofia. Your guide will pick you up and begin the breathtaking journey to the southern seaside of Bulgaria. In around 5 hours you will have the opportunity to cross the whole country by car and enjoy the magnificent and diverse landscape. Your journey will take you from Sofia to the valley of the Thracian kings and to the Black sea coast. Around midday you will reach Bourgas, an ancient city and one of the major seaside resorts in Bulgaria. After the check-in in your hotel you will have a relaxing walk in the Sea garden and learn more about the city’s culture and history. Then you will have dinner and spend the rest of the evening in the great atmosphere of a well-known karaoke bar.
You will head to Nessebar, an ancient city and one of the major seaside resorts on the Bulgarian Black Sea Coast. Originally a Thracian settlement, known as Mesembria, the town became a Greek colony in the 6th century BC, and was an important trading centre from then on and a rival of Apollonia (Sozopol). Remains from the Hellenistic period include the acropolis, a temple of Apollo, and an agora.The old town of Nessebar is 850m long. And 350 m wide. During its various periods of existence, it has lost one third of its territory, which has fallen into the sea. Remnants of its fortress walls and now can be seen under the water about 80 m from the shore. Until now, only the western fortress wall has been preserved with the gate that defended the city from the shore.
After lunch your guide will take you back to your hotel in Sofia.
- Children under 5 years old are free of charge.
- Children from 6 to 10 years old have a discount of 50%