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Rila Monastery with Lunch: Full Day Tour from Sofia

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Rila Monastery with Lunch: Full Day Tour from Sofia

  • Tour duration: 8h
  • Upcoming departures:
    • 20.09.2019: 09:00
    • 21.09.2019: 09:00
    • 22.09.2019: 09:00

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  • Languages: English
  • Hotel Pick-up Service
  • Live Guide
  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Suitable for families, young and seniors
  • UNESCO site

Why you should go

Visit the Rila Monastery, recognized as part of UNESCO world heritage site. This place is the biggest and most important orthodox cloister in the country. After you explore Rila Monastery enjoy a delicious lunch.

Highlights

  • Visit the Rila Monastery, the jewel of Bulgarian cultural and historical heritage
  • Explore the cave of St. Ivan Rilski
  • UNESCO world heritage site
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch

What shall I see

We will pick you up from your Sofia hotel. Relax on the 2 hour drive to the Rila Monastery. You will have a 3 hour to explore the Holy Cloister. Explore the cave of St. Ivan Rilski the miracle-worker, who is the most famous Bulgarian hermit and saint.

Rila Monastery is the biggest and most important orthodox cloister in the country and the jewel of Bulgarian cultural and historical heritage. Recognized as a part of UNESCO world heritage sites since 1976, the monastery is a unique monument of the church architecture. Situated deep in the dense pine forests of the Rila Mountains, it is a place of massive cultural and historical importance through the middle ages.

After your tour of the monastery, take one hour to enjoy a delicious lunch. Once your hour-long break is over, embark on the 2-hour journey back to Sofia.

Price includes

  • All tour assistance
  • All transfers
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • English speaking driver
  • English speaking licensed guide
  • Lunch

Price excludes

  • Gratuities to the guide and the driver (optional)

Pick-up service

  • Pick up and drop off at any hotel in Sofia
Sofia Pickup Service: This tour offers pickup service from your accommodation. Please select the pickup point "Any hotel in Sofia" and write in the "Additional info" section on the "Checkout page" where is your exact accommodation. We will let you know the exact pickup time when you receive the booking confirmation.

Reviews

, Belgium 07.11.2017
5 star rating:Very Good
AMAZING TRIP. Our guide was an outstanding one. Cultured, friendly, knowledgeable about the area and the history of Bulgaria. It has been a wonderful and recommendable experience for all and all ages. We has been very happy to visit Rila in these conditions Thank you

, Taiwan 18.09.2017
5 star rating:Very Good
The booking process was really fast and easy. The pick-up service was convenient. My son and I were picked up by Maria (our guide and driver) on time from our hotel. The minivan was quite roomy for us and two other tourists. Maria was such a wonderful guide. In addition to the amazing monastery, she also took us on a pilgrimage to St. John's cave and to a beautiful mountain site, totally out of our expectation. Everything about the tour was satisfactory, including the lunch and her treats. I would definitely recommend it.

, Italy 16.08.2017
5 star rating:Very Good
The tour was perfect. Starting from the booking process online that was easy and fully understandable. The timing of pick up and ending was really perfect. The guide (that is also the driver) was amazing. She knew all the details of the places that we visit and also she let us do bonus activities that have been the plus value of the tour. Lunch was good and I definitely recommend the tour and the agency.

, Italy 27.02.2017
5 star rating:Very Good
Professional and nice guide, easy pick-up at the hotel, good lunch. Definately recommend it


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