Visit Bulgaria - Veliko Tarnovo Medieval Fortress - Private tour from Bucharest
Begin your full-day trip to Bulgaria with a departure from select hotels in Bucharest in the morning. Travel by air-conditioned car or minibus to the foothills of the Balkan Mountains. Explore the medieval settlement of Veliko Tarnovo with your guide. Here you can observe the Tsaravets Fortress, a fortification from the Middle Ages.
Continue on and visit the St. Dimitrie Basarabov Monastery, which is carved into a cliff and still inhabited. Go to Arbanasi Village and admire the medieval architecture.
At the conclusion of your day trip, travel back to Bucharest in your vehicle and arrive at you Bucharest hotel.
A current, valid passport is required.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
St. Dimitrii of Basarbovo Monastery, Basarbovo 7071 Bulgaria
The tour’s first stop, St. Dimitrie Basarabov Monastery, is the only Bulgarian example of such a structure carved into a cliff that is still inhabited today, and its atmosphere will fill you with wonder. You will have a little time to explore this beautiful religious monument before we continue to the remarkable medieval settlement of Veliko Tarnovo, which was once the medieval capital of Bulgaria.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Tsarevets, Tsar Asen Square, Veliko Tarnovo 5000 Bulgaria
Veliko Tarnovo is home to the magnificent Tsaravets Fortress, the strongest Bulgarian fortification from the Middle Ages. Once home to royalty this ancient stronghold is now a striking tourist attraction standing proudly atop Tsaravets Hill. Once you have explored Veliko Tarnovo and enjoyed lunch, the tour will continue to its final stop; Arbanasi Village. Nestled on a high plateau between the settlements of Veliko Tarnovo and Gorna Oryahovitsa, Arbanasi Village provides spectacular views and incredible examples of medieval architecture dating back several centuries. This tour is truly one for the enthusiastic history buff and anybody that appreciates beautiful buildings, stunning scenery, and the opportunity to discover a little more about Bulgaria.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Museum "Konstantsaliev house", ul. "Kapitan Pavel Gramadov", 5029 Arbanasi, Bulgaria
The Arbanasi village it is known for the rich history and large number of historical monuments, such as 17th- and 18th-century churches and examples of Bulgarian National Revival architecture, which have turned it into a popular tourist destination.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Samovodska Charshiya Complex, Veliko Tarnovo Bulgaria
Is a must visit Market Street where people sold there hand-made products in the 19th century. Nowadays the street is a tourist attraction where one can see renovated old houses, various traditional craft workshops, bakeries, pastry shops and so called Hadji Nikoly Inn build in 1858.
Duration: 1 hour
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duração: 12 Hours
Ponto de partida:
Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
Cancelamentos e reembolsos:
- Otopeni Intl Airport, Bucharest Romania
- Baneasa Airport, Bucharest Romania
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.