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Day Trip to Bulgaria from Bucharest

By: Mr. Tripp
Highlights
  • Learn about Bulgaria from a guide
  • Travel comfortably by air-conditioned car or minibus
  • Depart from your hotel in the morning and return after the tour
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Day Trip to Bulgaria from Bucharest
From $93.17
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Overview
Explore Bulgaria hassle-free from Bucharest on this full-day tour with a guide. Travel directly from your Bucharest hotel to Veliko Tarnovo in an air-conditioned car or minibus. Explore St. Dimitrie Basarabov Monastery, Tsaravets Fortress, and Arbanasi Village with included entry tickets. Enjoy hotel drop-off in Bucharest at the end of the day.
What to Expect
Begin your full-day trip to Bulgaria with a departure from your hotel 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.
Reviews (46)
1 - 5 of 23 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great tour!

We visited the Basarbovo monastery first, not very impressive and small, but interesting and we got to presence a mass with an orthodox monk and priest. Then we headed to the Veliko Turnovo fortress. Amazing place! We walked from the town to the top of...More

Thank AndreaYLucas
Anastasiia B, Public Relations Manager at Mr. Tripp, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Andrea & Lucas, Thank you for providing the feedback on our services. It is pleasing to know you have enjoyed the highlights of the tour and the work of our guide. Please accept many thanks from Daniel too, it was a pleasure to host...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Uninspiring

Overall, we were disappointed with this tour. The guide really didn't seem to have too much passion and it was a lot of driving for not too much quality time to explore. The beginning ... Pick-up was late and the guide made a joke about...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank TabathaSoltay
Anastasiia B, Public Relations Manager at Mr. Tripp, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Tabatha, Thank you for dedicating time to leave us the review. We are sorry you did not enjoy this tour to the full, please allow us to explain. Indeed, sometimes few minutes delay in pick-ups may happen due to traffic jams or some other...More

Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile
Day trip to Bulgaria!!

This trip was totaly worth the while we had a great time and the guide did such a great job he had a lot of info about all the places and had great humor so we really enjoed the whole thing to the fullest i...More

Thank bjarturj
Reviewed January 4, 2019
A day trip to Bulgaria

My husband and I took this day trip with Roberto and John on October 21, 2018. We had signed up for a river cruise from Budapest to Bucharest, but this was cancelled due to the low water level on the Danube. One of the features...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Naomi B
Reviewed December 10, 2018
An enjoyable day!

Great trip with a small group. Quick and easy border crossing. Our guide, Daniel, was very knowledgeable. Also very accommodating to the needs of the group throughout the day. The sites were very interesting. Plenty of opportunities for photos, and Daniel offers to take pictures...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Chin W
March 24, 2019|
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Response from bjarturj | Reviewed this property |
Hi. When we went to Bulgaria we withdrew some money at the border to Bulgaria to spend there the guide told us how much he recomended that we had for food and souvineers. Kind regards Bjartur
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Neha887
March 11, 2019|
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Response from Naomi B | Reviewed this property |
We are from Canada, and didn’t need a visa to enter Bulgaria, which is a member of the European Union, although we were advised to carry our passports with us. You should check with your travel agent about visa requirements... More
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