Rila Monastery Private Tour

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8 hours
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Why take this tour?

The Rila Monastery is Bulgaria's "must see" UNESCO site to visit. Among many offers for a day tour to Rila Monastery, V Travel Ltd. is now happy to offer some unique and customized day tours - dedicated service, knowledgeable guides, perfectly maintained vehicles and personal touch.  Founded in the 10th century, the Rila Monastery is regarded as one of Bulgaria's most important cultural, historical and architectural monuments. It is traditionally thought that the monastery was founded by the hermit St. Ivan of Rila. The hermit actually lived in a cave without any material possessions not far from the monastery's location, while the complex was built by his students, who came to the mountains to receive their education. The monastery was established in it,s today location in 14th century.  After two major fires the monastery was restored in 1837. It is part of UNESCO’s world heritage list since 1983 and it is still an active monastery.

What’s included?

  • Driver/guide

  • Professional guide in English

  • Transport by private vehicle

  • Private tour

  • All Fees and Taxes

  • Pick up

  • Drop off

  • Food and drinks

  • Entry/Admission - Boyana Church

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Before you book

  • Duration: 8h

  • 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.

About operator:

V travel Sofia is specialized in offering high quality Sofia day tours and package tours in Bulgaria. Our young, motivated and knowledgeable team is always ready to make your Sofia Bulgaria tour unforgettable.

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