SOFIA CITY TOUR
Walking tour – half day
Discover the highlights of the Bulgarian capital within a couple of hours
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, Sofia
Rotonda St. George
Statue of St. Sofia
Netional Theatre "Ivan Vazov"
Father & son Petko & Pencho Slaveikov - Bulgarian wrighters at bookmarket Slavikov Square
Russian church "St. Nicolas"
Monument of Bulgarian Tsar Samuil
Pedestrian zone Vitosha Blvd.
Sofia City Tour
Half day tour / mornign or afternoon /~3 hours/
Sofia was chosen for capital of Bulgaria in 1879 and today it is the biggest city in the country. The town occurred in the VIIIth – VIIth century B.C. around mineral springs, which are now located in the city centre. During it’s nearly 29 century-old history, Sofia was known in the past as Serdika, Sredets and Triaditsa. In the hearth of the town nowadays one can see all the archaeological, historical and cultural monuments inherited from Thracians, Slavs, Proto-Bulgarians Romans and Byzantines, which are an essential part of the contemporary cityscape.
You’ll start the tour from St. Nedelya Square to see the beautiful St. Nedelya Church and the ancient center of Roman Serdica, the Rotunda from 4th c. – the oldest preserved and functioning building in the city, then pass by the Presidency and the National Theater and continue in front of the National Art Gallery and the Russian church to reach the temple St. Sofia – oldest monument of early Christian epoque on the Balkans, which gave its name to the town long time ago. Take a closer look at the magnificent Alexander Nevski Cathedral.
Departure from: Centrally located hotel in Sofia or St. Nedelya Square
Individual requests for different hours are accepted. The price is inclusive of English speaking guide /other languages upon request/.
|Number of guests
||Price per person
||35 EUR / 69 BGN
||27 EUR / 53 BGN
||20 EUR / 39 BGN
||16 EUR / 32 BGN
||ask for group quotations
Individual requests for different hours are accepted.
The price is inclusive of English speaking guide /other languages upon request/.
The price does not include entrance fees for sights during the tour where aplicable.
Please ask for our special group quotations.