Jews' saviour museum and home-town - Day tour from Sofia to Kyustendil

Cultural & Theme Tours in Veliko Târnovo & Central Mountains

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The main goal in the tour is the story of Bulgarian Jews and how they were saved during the WW2. We will go to Kyustendil to visit the museum of the Jews' saviour Dimitar Peshev, which is organized in the house where he was born in 1894. But Kyustendil is much more then this, so that's why we will spend the day, learning and falling in love in the city with the amazing old history and ultimate healthy termal water. It is also famous with the cherries and other ansolutely delicious fruits. Every June there is a Cherry Festival, colorful and authentic.Kyustendil offers planty of options to spend the day or even more days enjoying the local spirit. The Nature of the close located Osogovo Mountain, the SPA hotels, the artistic atmosphere of many art galeries, ancient, medieval and Ottoman heritage - all this could be seen in one day only.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Dimitar Peshev Museum, Kyustendil, Kyustendil ProvinceDimitar Peshev is known as the Jews' saviour, because of his heroic acts in the times of WW2. More than 45 000 Bulgarian Jews were saved with the support of the whole Bulgarian nation, leaded by people as Dimitar Peshev.Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Roman Therms, Kyustendil, Kyustendil ProvinceThe second largest Thermae Baths on the territory of BulgariaStop At: Osogovo Fun Park, Kyustendil, Kyustendil ProvinceNo matther of the season, Osogovo Mountain is amazing and one of the most beautiful in Bulgaria. The best news is that is not crowded.Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Dimitar Peshev Museum

What’s not included

  • Lunch