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Balkan traditions, religion, paganism, pelicans and flamingos: Bulgaria-Greece

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Day 1: Sofia-Pernik

Stop At: Pernik, Pernik, Pernik Province
Meeting at the airport of Sofia. Moving to Pernik. Shooting at Mummers’ Festival (Kukeri).
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Accommodation in one of the hotels in Pernik.

Day 2: Pernik-Melnik

Stop At: Rila Monastery, Rila 2643 Bulgaria
We'll visit the well known Rila monastery on the way.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Melnik, Melnik, Blagoevgrad Province
The smallest Bulgarian town. Authentic and cosy, so called capital of young wine of Bulgaria.
Duration: 12 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: One of the hotels in Melnik.

Day 3: Melnik - Kerkini lake

Stop At: Kerkini Lake, Kerkini 62055 Greece
Having an early start and shooting sunrise at the rocky pyramids over Melnik. Then moving to Greece and shooting the sunset at the Kerkini lake.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in the hotel near the lake.

Day 4: Kerkini - Kalambaka

Stop At: Meteora, Meteora, Trikala Region, Thessaly
Right after the sunrise at the lake, moving to the Meteora monasteries where we are going to stay for 2 nights and visit all the interesting locations.
Duration: 2 days

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: We will stay in one of the guesthouses, close to the photo shooting locations.

Day 5: Whole day in Meteora

Stop At: Meteora, Meteora, Trikala Region, Thessaly
One more day in Meteora.
Duration: 2 days

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: We will stay in one of the guesthouses, close to the photo shooting locations.

Day 6: Kalambaka - Sandanski

Stop At: Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki Region, Central Macedonia
Shooting sunrise at the Meteora and moving to Sandanski, Bulgaria. On the way we are dropping into Thessaloniki to walk around the old town.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: We will stay in one of the Spa hotels of Sandanski.

Day 7: Sandanski - Sofia

Stop At: Sandanski, Sandanski, Blagoevgrad Province
Having a rest at the hotel with mineral springs or shooting sunrise in Melnik (in case of bad weather conditions at the first visit) and moving to Sofia airport in the afternoon.
Duration: 6 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Our next stop is Pernik town, where we can pick you up.

Airports

  • Vrazhdebna Airport, Sofia Bulgaria
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Duration
7 days
Inclusions
  • Accommodation included: 6 nights
  • Private transportation
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Assistance and help during shooting on site by a professional photographer
  • Travel insurance
  • Entry/Admission - Kerkini Lake
Exclusions
  • Flight to Sofia
  • Visas to Bulgaria and Greece (whether required)
  • Meal during the tour
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

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