PLOVDIV - SOFIA – RILA MONASTERY – RUPITE - MELNIK - 2 DAYS
06.00 Departure from Sunny Beach.
Arrival in Plovdiv– walking tour through the old town. Lunch.
Departure to Sofia – the capital of Bulgaria. Panoramic walking tour along the Holy Synod, the square "Knyaz Alexander I", the National Assembly, the Monument to the Tsar Liberator, the Presidency, the Russian Church; visiting the memorial temple "Alexander Nevski". Free time.
Departure for Rila Monastery – the oldest and the most important cultural monuments in Bulgaria under the protection of UNESCO, founded in the tenth century by St. Ivan Rilski.
Check-in in the hotel/ 3* +/. Dinner. Overnight.
Breakfast - check out. Sightseeing tour in the monastery.
Free time to explore the monastery complex – the church "Virgin Mary", the grave of Tsar Boris III, fortress tower, historical museum with Rafail's Cross. Lunch.
Departure to the mystical region Rupite, situated near to the dead volcano “Kozhuh”. Visiting the complex, built by the famous Bulgarian soothsayer and healer Vanga – the church "St. Petka", the grave of Vanga, the house in which she lived and met people in need, the thermal hot springs and the rock cross, built at its behest.
A walking tour in Melnik – the smallest town of Bulgaria.
16.00 Departure to Sunny Beach and arrival about midnight.
The price includes: transport with A/C bus, 1 overnight in a hotel 3* nearby the Rila monastery, 1 breakfast, 2 lunches, 1 dinner, walking tours in the old town of Plovdiv and Sofia and guide.
The price does not include: supplement for singleroom – 30 leva; personal expenses.
Price: adults - 225,- BGN
children up to 12 years - 113,- BGN
children up to 2 years - free