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Sofia Trips is a small family & friends project. Our goal is to let you discover the wonderful places and secrets of Bulgaria, deep into the heart of this ancient land. We are all travelers and traveling is for us a lifestyle. We are organising...more
Sofia 1421, Bulgaria
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Reviewed August 18, 2018

A few days ago, my family took a tour through Sofia Trips to Rila Monastery and Plovdiv. Our tour guides, Bogidar Iliev and his wife, Zlatty, did a really excellent job! They spent much longer driving us around than expected (due to traffic) and did...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alex P
Reviewed July 22, 2018

The trip with our guide Vincent was really pleasant, interesting and very well organised. I booked the tour very easily just by my mobilphone right in Sofia. vincent is friendly and helpfull, and explained clearly about the monuments we saw, but about the life in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank sandro848
Reviewed May 29, 2018

I did a day tour with ExploriaTours Bulgaia that I booked through viator.com and it was great. The guide, Vincent was super nice and informative and accommodating. He gave us a tour of Boyana Church and the Rila Monastery and it was great...not to be...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank suzette m
Bogidar, Manager at Sofia Trips - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2018

Hello, thank you for the great reference but you should redirect it to our colleagues from ExploriaTours Bulgaia, because they are the ones who deserve it. We are Sofia Trips and you have not travelled with us. Regards!

Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Excellent private tour company for trips in Sofia and surrounding area. We took a trip to Plovdiv Via Asens Fortress and Bashkovo Monastery. Picked up by Bojo at our hotel on time and picked up 2 other travellers so just 4 of us on trip...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Paul C
Reviewed August 25, 2017

I travelled with my family having two young kids, throughout Bulgaria and decided to do the complete tour with Sofia Tours after going through all the reviews in Tripadvisor and we weren't wrong in choosing them. We were was picked up from Airport on time,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Anand S
Reviewed August 21, 2017

What an amazing tour - Maria was outstanding! Her knowledge of all things Bulgarian was exceptional and her English perfect. We were totally absorbed by her commentary, and the hours just flew by. Also, Maria is so well travelled that we were able to discuss...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a one day trip out of Sofia, but we did not want to miss Plovdiv or Rila monastery. Turned out that Bojo and Zlaty offered this exact trip! Highly recommended, one sees all the must sees of Bulgaria in a day....More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank thomasvA1852VW
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

I was traveling alone through Sofia and decided to do a day tour with Sofia Tours. I was picked up promptly, and we visited Rila monastery and Plovdiv guided by Zlati and Bojo. They were the best guides ever. Very knowledgeable, friendly and eager to...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Komal K
Reviewed April 9, 2017

We took a trip to the Rila Monastery and Boyana Church. We had plenty of time to explore the Monastery and were also taken to the cave where Ivan Rilski the founder of the Monastery lived as a hermit. It was nice to escape the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Tim S
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

I booked this tour at the last minute because another company didn't respond to my inquiries, but that was the best thing ever. Our tour guides were very prompt on WhatsApp, showed up on time for pick up and tolerated my crazy friends request to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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