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Zelanos Day Tours

173 reviews
#21 of 110 Tours in Sofia
Sofia, Bulgaria
About Zelanos Day Tours
Zelanos is leading sightseeing tours company. All tours and excursions of Zelanos are with small groups, professionally organized, with licensed guides and new mini-vans. The best sellers are the guaranteed departure daily tours: Plovdiv - Hisar - Starosel, with bonus wine tasting, Rila Monastery - Bansko, with bonus visit of Boyana church. Also the tours of Sofia - food and culture.
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12 reviews
Trek up Mt. Vitosha and see the Boyana waterfall on this full-day tour from Sofia. Don your walking boots and hike to the top of Bulgaria’s fourth-highest mountain, passing lush meadows and pine woods. After soaking up panoramic views of Sofia from the summit, enjoy lunch (own expense) and descend to the Boyana fall, whose waters tumble down a steep rock face. Your tour includes return transfers from Sofia, including hotel pickup and drop-off.
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$51.10 per adult
Sofia by Night Panoramic Tour with Dinner and Folklore Show
7 reviews
Admire the sights of Sofia by night before dinner and a folklore show on this evening tour. Take a panoramic drive around Bulgaria’s capital to see its illuminated highlights, including the floodlit Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, National Palace of Culture, and more. Then, savor a 3-course Bulgarian dinner complemented with a live folklore show of traditional local music and dance. Dinner, show, air-conditioned transport, and central hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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$68.13 per adult
Breakfast in Sofia Walking Tour
1 review
Start the day in true Bulgarian style on this 3-hour breakfast and walking tour of Sofia. Stroll through Sofia’s historical heart to see highlights like the Alexander Nevski Cathedral and King Liberator statue, and stop for a local breakfast of ‘banitsa’ (savory pastry) and ‘ayryan’ yogurt drink. Then, continue through Slaveikov Square book market to a pastry shop and finish with ‘baklava’ (sweet, nut-filled filo pastry) and Bulgaria’s traditional ‘boza’ malt drink. Breakfast and tastings included.
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$28.39 per adult
Rila Monastery and Boyana Church with Light Lunch
13 reviews
Visit two notable World Heritage sites of Bulgaria — Rila Monastery and Boyana Church — recognized by UNESCO for their religious significance, historical attributes and Byzantine architecture. Travel to the outskirts of Sofia in the comfort of your own private vehicle and let a personal guide lead you on a tour of both landmarks. A light lunch is included in your full-day itinerary.
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$51.10 per adult
18 reviews
Get personalized attention on this 8-hour tour to Bulgaria's Rila Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This tour includes a scenic drive through the country's pine-forested Rila Mountains and pickup and drop-off at Sofia accommodations.
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$45.53 per adult
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I were greeted by our guide on time outside our hotel. We traveled comfortably in the van while hearing so many things about Sophia, Bulgaria, and the Monastery. Because of the time of year, there weren't many other tourists at this beautiful...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

We decided to spend a day in the wild nature around Sofia. Nice idea and very capable guide Georgi, able to let us enter into the magician of the ancient volcano. We thank him for such experience and we remark his knowledge and attitude toward...More

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Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

I had a wonderful time with her(,nice guide). While traveling by car, I heard about Bulgaria's geography and history. It was interesting. I took a walk while receiving a polite explanation of the city of Plovdiv. In wine tasting, I was able to enjoy it...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2019

We booked this trip through the concierge at the hotel and had a wonderful trip to beautiful Plovdiv. Our guide, Maria was top class. She was so pleasant and happy to share information on any topic. She pointed out interesting things along the way and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 12, 2019

For me, one day in Sofia was enough, and I am really glad I spent a day exploring Boyana Church and having the experience of visiting Macedonia as well. Maria is very personable and knowledgeable. I went on a Sunday which was very meaningful to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 18, 2019

We had a fantastic day with Maria (our tour guide) and two other tourists. There is quite a bit of driving involved to get to Macedonia and up the mountain, but it was never boring. Maria is a fountain of knowledge about not only th...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 17, 2019

A one-day trip of Sofia that is well worth your time and money. Tour guide Denitsa and a driver picked me up from my hotel near the city center, where we then proceeded onward to the National History Museum. Denitsa is a highly-motivated guide, who...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank carl1015
Reviewed February 11, 2019

The concierge at our hotel booked this day trip for us and what a wonderful day it was. Our guide was Maria Maneva and she was excellent. As we left Sofia she pointed out many interesting sights. She gave us a wonderful insight into the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

Booked on TripAdvisor. Marie my guide met me promptly at my hotel st 0900 and we drove out to the snow covered nation museum and foothills. Marie had excellent knowledge of Sofia and Bulgaria’s history and was a delightful amiable guide and travel companion throughout...More

1  Thank VinnieLondon_SE2
Reviewed January 27, 2019

Me & my husband had a full day tour & the tour guide assigned to us was Lubo. He speak English very fluently, has perfect knowledge about the history of the city, and a very good tour guide. We didn't miss to see important landmark...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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