Afternoon Sofia Walking Tour & Wine Experience

Summary

After you meet your local leader in front of The Presidency, your afternoon urban adventure will begin with a visit to Sofia's hidden gem - St. George Rotonda Church. Take a glimpse inside the temple which represents the oldest still functioning Christian monument in Europe, where your guide, who is an art historian, will explain in detail the meaning and symbolism behind the unique wall frescoes. Enriching your knowledge further on the history of Sofia, we will travel back in time, passing through Roman ruins and Byzantine settlements. We continue our tour, stopping at major landmarks such as St. Aleksander Nevski’s Cathedral and The National Theatre.

Tour info

Duration
3 hours
Group Size
Pricing (From)
Commentary
Meeting Point
Dropoff location

Why take this tour?

Spend the afternoon exploring the hidden and less known gems of the capital. Your tour leader will take you through narrow streets and charming neighborhoods while revealing the stories of the local people once living there. Special attention is put on the notorious architecture of the buildings that you are going to see. You will learn about the different periods of Sofia’s history and how each one of them reflected in the construction of the city through the years. On top of that, you will have the chance to taste some of the best wine selections produced in Bulgaria and to try some delicious local meze specialties.

What’s included?

  • Wine Tasting Experience

  • Visit of All Major Landmarks

  • Walking Tour in Sofia Historical City Center

  • Professional Guide Services

  • Personal Expenses

  • Gratuities

Frequently asked questions

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 3h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Tempora Travel Day Tours Bulgaria

Industry Partner View

About operator:

Tempora Travel is a licensed TO with 15 years of background. Our philosophy focuses on designing unforgettable experiences which do not follow the standard formula of traveling. As local guides ourselves, we have the knowledge and practice to provide our customers with a unique insight into the Bulgarian cultural lifestyle. We believe a successful trip is a story that sticks for a lifetime!

  • 7 reviews