Plovdiv, Day Tour From Sofia And Wine Tasting

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Cathedral Saint Aleksandar Nevski, pl. "Sveti Aleksandar Nevski", 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Return Details :
    Alexander Nevsky Cathedral Sofia Bulgaria, alexander nevsky cathedral, 1000 Old City Center, София, Bulgaria
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

1. The incredible history:
Plovdiv is on the 8th place for oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. Inhabited since 4,000 B.C., beginning with a Neolithic settlement, Plovdiv has been conquered many times throughout the years by the Thracians, the Greeks and the Romans.
Plovdiv contains 13 cultural layers.
2. The sensational food and wine :)
Bulgarian cuisine combines the traditional bulgarian food, Central Europe style and the middle east exotic.
3. Its a European city of culture for 2019

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000 Bulgaria
This tour will bring us to ancient times back in the 1st. century BC, going to medieval period and finishing with the Bulgarian Revival period
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Plovdiv Roman Theatre, Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000 Bulgaria
The most preserved Roman theater in Bulgaria, build ed in 59 BC.
It was used mainly for Gladiators fights!
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Plovdiv Regional Historical Museum - Bulgarian National Revival Exposition, Tsanko Lavrenov Str. 1, Plovdiv 4000 Bulgaria
We will see objects form different periods of the history, encompassing artifacts from south-central Bulgaria.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Villa Yustina, Nikola Petkov Str. 51, Ustina 4228 Bulgaria
The boutique winery has a capacity to process 300 tons own grapes. It has a cellar for wine aging in oak. Currently the winery has 25 hectares of own vineyards with Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Traminer, Aligote, Semillon, Pinot Noir, Merlot and Cabernet Franc.
We will have chance to taste 3 types of wines.
You can choose 3 red wines or variety of 1 Red, 1 White, 1Rose.
You can do also "Star wine making" which cost extra 25eur. Basically you will blending your own wine :)
We will stay at the winery around 1.5hours.

Duration: 2 hours

Inclusions

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Vino tasting- 5 different wines!
  • Bottled water
  • Driver guide
  • Entry/Admission - Villa Yustina

Exclusions

  • Lunch
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Breakfast
  • Entry/Admission - Plovdiv Regional Historical Museum - Bulgarian National Revival Exposition

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Not wheelchair accessible

Near public transportation

Infants must sit on laps

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Most travelers can participate

This experience requires good weather. If its canceled due to poor weather, youll be offered a different date or a full refund

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Traveler Reviews

  • 14-Oct-2019

    Very knowledgable and friendly guide. I had a great time on this tour and learned a lot about Plovdiv.