A perfect tour for first timers, this will take you on the ride of a lifetime, with a trip to the Plovdiv Bachkovo Monastery and Assens Fortress Dray. There are ancient churches and Roman Cathedrals which will enthral you and cheer you up. There are beautiful paintings inside the monastery to see and unravel the mystery from between the pages of history. There are art galleries, cosy restaurants and small antique shops to explore as well.
In Plovdiv’s Old Town you will find houses from the Revival period, ancient churches and Roman ruins, among which the most impressive is the amphitheater. The art galleries, the small antique shops and cosy restaurants complement perfectly the artistic atmosphere of its cobblestone streets.
Bachkovo Monastery is the second largest monastery in Bulgaria famous for its 17th c. wall paintings, while the unique two-storey church in Assens Fortress was built in 13th c.