Private Tour: Sofia Walking Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    11am
  • Departure Details :
    Central meeting point in Sofia
  • Return Details :
    St. George Rotunda Church
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Explore the historical heart of Sofia by foot on a 2-hour private tour, learning about the citys ancient, medieval, and modern history from a private guide. As you walk, take inSofias mix of architecture, and stop to visit the 4th-century St. George Rotunda Church and gold-domed Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. Plus, seeother sights such as the statue of the King Liberator, Banya Bashi Mosque, and more.

Highlights

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Excellent value for money
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience

Know More about this tour

Meet your private guide in central Sofia in the late morning, and set out to explore the historical center. On route, uncover Sofias pastand learn about city life from your guide.

Visit the 4th-century St. George Rotunda: Sofias oldest preserved building. Viewthis Roman-built circular church, and admire its medieval interior frescoes.

See the nearby Presidency building, and pass other landmarks including the 16th-century Banya Bashi Mosque and 19th-century Cathedral Church of St. Nedelya, hearing about the tragic event that occurred here in 1925.

Admire the National Theater and National Gallery in the former Royal Palace, and see the gold-domed St. Nikolas Russian Church. Pass the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences and National Assembly Square, home to a statue of the King Liberator Russian Tsar Nicholas II, who liberated Bulgaria from the Ottomans in the 1870s.

Inspect Arnoldo Zocchis 1907 equestrian statue, and see attractions including the Holy Synod, St. Sofia Church, and National Gallery for Foreign Art.

As another highlight, visit Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Sofias showpiece, and one of the worlds largest Eastern Orthodox cathedrals. Absorb the monumental exteriorand marble-, onyx- and alabaster-laden interior as you learn its history.

Your tour ends at around 1pm at St. George Rotunda when your guide departs.

Inclusions

  • Private walking tour
  • Professional guide
  • Admission to Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and St. George Rotunda Church

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required