Sofia Tour with Unique Local Food & Drinks Experience

Cultural & Theme Tours in Bulgaria

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This tour is a great chance to learn more about the history of the town and to try the local foods and drinks. You will explore Sofia with a knowledgeable guide who will take you arround all of the interesting sites in the center. You will also stop at some places to try a variety of traditional local foods and drinks. This is a private or small group tour. HIGHLIGHTS: • Discover the heritage of Sofia, its old buildings and places        • Visit the most important cultural and historical places • Learn more about the typical local foods and drinks • Taste the traditional delicious “banitsa”, “shopska” salad and sweets • Try the local drinks like “ayran” and some beer  
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: City Tour, Sofia, Sofia RegionThe tour starts at 12;30 from Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. Your guide will take you around all of the interesting sites in the center of Sofia- the Cathedral, the Basilica, the Presidency, the Roman heritage, and others- and will tell you about their history as well as about the overall history of Sofia and Bulgaria.While you enjoy the sightseeing tour, your guide will also take you to some ‘hidden’ places, which you will hardly find on your own. In these places you will have the chance to try some of the most famous Bulgarian drinks and foods such as: “ayran”- salty yogurt drink, “banithsa”- pastry with white cheese, “shopksa salad”- the traditional Bulgarian salad with tomatoes and cucumbers, local “meze” (salami), home-style bread and some sweets like “baklava”.This tour is a great chance to learn more about the history of the town and to try the local foods and drinks.Duration: 3 hours

What’s included

  • private local guide
  • sightseeing tour in the heart of Sofia
  • a lot of food tasting that will include: banitsa & ayran, shopska salad, homemade bread, local beer and sweets
  • Breakfast
  • Snacks
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Entry/Admission - City Tour

What’s not included

  • additional food & drinks
  • 5 euro more per peson if a guide in Spanish or Italian language is selected- should be paid directly to the guide
  • Gratuities