Plovdiv to Bachkovo Monastery, Assen's Fortress Private Tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Plovdiv

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Tour description provided by Viator

Discover 3 of the most famous 100 National Tourist Landmarks of Bulgaria during this bestselling day tour from Plovdiv. Walk around the 45 m high rock bridges named the Wonderful Bridges, situated at 1450 m. a. s. l. in the heart of the mystical Rhodope Mountains. On the way visit the impressive Asen's Fortress from 13th century and the second largest Bachkovo Monastery, founded in 11th century. Afterwards, visit the main church of Virgin Mary, which was built in 1604.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Assenova krepost (Asen's Fortress), Asenovgrad, Plovdiv ProvinceExplore the Assen's Fortress. Admission fee: 4 leva per person. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Bachkovo Monastery, Bachkovo, Plovdiv ProvinceExplore the Bachkovo MonasteryDuration: 45 minutesStop At: The Wonderful Bridges, Smolyan, Smolyan ProvinceExplore the Wonderful BridgesDuration: 45 minutes

What’s included

  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Professional local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Fuel surcharge

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees: Assen's Fortress (2 EUR), Bachkovo Monastery refectory (3 EUR) - optional
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Assenova krepost (Asen's Fortress)


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Family friendly
  • Multiple departure times and locations available
  • Led by a local guide
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver