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Stop At: Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000 Bulgaria
Our Day tour to Plovdiv and Villa Yustina starts at 8.30am from your hotel in Sofia. After a nice hour and a half journey on a highway we will reach Bulgarias oldest and probably most beautiful town. At 10.00am we will be entangled in the history of the city, as we enter the lovely old quarter. Here, in the next two hours we will explore in deep details the fascinating lives of the rich families that once have made Plovdiv one of the most important towns in the Ottoman empire. We will visit their magnificent houses, which combine within themselves wonderful details of the Orient with truly modern Western European decorations and furniture. Here we will understand why Plovdiv was considered as one of the most important intersection between Asia and Europe, while the architecture of the place will speak to us about the glory of the city, just like turning a page after page of a breathtaking novel. Of course we wont forget to visit the Ancient ruins of Plovdiv theater and the Roman stadium, as here every detail is important in revealing of the great story.
At half past noon we will stop on the main pedestrian street. From here your free time starts for some souvenirs shopping and a lunch break.
Duration: 4 hours
Stop At: Villa Yustina, Nikola Petkov Str. 51, Ustina 4228 Bulgaria
A book story without a glass of a good wine is not a good book story. For that reason at 2.30pm we will depart to the village of Ustina. Here we will reveal another secret of Plovdiv region its outstanding wine. Wine traditions in Thrace valley date back in the time of the Thracian tribes. Just a glass of the splendid mavrud sort will take you back to the Antiquity, in a time of a great warriors and horsemen, who once ruled the Balkans.
In the end of our novel we will discuss how remarkable is the city of Plovdiv and its wine on our way back journey towards the city of Sofia. The tour ends at your hotel at approximately 6.30pm.
Duration: 2 hours
- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Hotel pickup Available
- Free Cancellation
- Duration: 11 Hrs
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Departure Details :
Traveler pickup is offered
Pickups are from your hotel in Sofia. Please provide the name of the hotel at the
time of booking to be able to arrange a pick up.
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.
OverviewImagine one of those lovely winter days in which you stand in your sofa just next to the fireplace and you are reading an amazing book, while drinking a glass of amazing wine. Sounds really nice, are we right? Now imagine that you become part of the interesting book story, living the stories of the characters, but still keeping the wonderful wine in your hands! Well, we at Travel Society can make it happen. Let us be your guides in one remarkable place, which arrives to you from the intriguing history whirlpools of the 19th century, while tasting its wonderful wine the mavrud!
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- Parking Fees
- TripAdvisor Experiences brokerage fee
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Entrance fee for 3 houses-museums and Ancient theater
- wine tasting package of 3 wines
- Entry/Admission - Villa Yustina
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Infants must sit on laps
Infant seats available
Most travelers can participate
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate