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Day Trips & Excursions

Sofia to Rozhen Monastery and Melnik Hike Private Day Trip

This is a Private Tour so you will not be combined with other people besides those in your reservation- there will be a private car and a private driver- guide just for you!With this tour you will see Kordopulova house, St. Antonius church, hike through the Melnik pyramids, see Rozhen monastery iconostas and frescoes and taste the traditional Bulgarian Banitza in a village house.
$63
9 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Kukeri festival in Blagoevgrad

Visit one of the most beautiful and well-preserved monuments of the eastern-European medieval art - The Boyana Church. Walk in the “Varosha” architecture complex. Meet the living mystical bearers of the Bulgarian traditions called “Survakari” and “Kukeri”! Together we will experience the magic of their mask games and we’ll witness a centuries-old tradition which has gained UNESCO World Heritage status.On our way to Blagoevgrad we’ll visit one of the symbols of Bulgarian history and culture - The Boyana Church “St. Nicholas and St. Panteleimon” which is a part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.Later that day we will see how the Kukeri chase the evil from Blagoevgrad while marching in a procession during the traditional Kukeri festival. They will show us many old country customs and practices by which the people from the past have been searching for the meaning of their existence in the universe.
$57
8 hours