Small Group Tour: Rila Monastery and Melnik

Tour info

11 hours
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Why take this tour?

- Get more of your holiday by booking an intensive small group guided tour to the hightlights of southwest Bulgaria; - Visit the overwhelming Rila Monastery and let the guide relive its history and enlight you on its present day status; - Admire the priceless frescoe masterpieces of most notable 19th century Bulgarian painters - Enrich your experience by tasting local delicacies and in this way involving all your sences; - Enjoy sights of the tranquil Bulgarian countryside and its sleepy villages, while your guide introduces you to Bulgarian everyday countryside life; - Tour the smallest Bulgarian town, famous for its architecture, stunning surroundings and wine production. - The Melnik Pyramids are fantistic phenomenon. Use wisely the recommended photo stops! :) - In Melnik discover the impressive Rivaval Period style house of Kordopoulo’s family and peek into its tunnel-like wine cellar.

What’s included?

  • Professional guide

  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

  • Food and drinks

  • Gratuities

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 11h

  • 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:

Traventuria - Day Tours

About operator:

Traventuria Ltd is a fully bonded Bulgarian tour operator, possessing a management with experience of over 10 years in the field of the incoming tourism in Bulgaria and the Balkans. The company offers cultural and active holidays, private transfers, ski and snow board packages. Flexibility, local knowledge and perfection in all our services are our distinctive feature!

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