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Explore the history and viticulture of Bulgaria, visiting important places of
interest including Shipka and Plovdiv. Includes wine tastings in some of the
country’s most exclusive wineries.
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Fly to Sofia and transfer to the Central Park
Hotel for 1 night. (N)
Morning tour of Sofia then visit the 10thcentury
Rila monastery in the Rila mountains.
Stay for 2 nights at the Guest House Holiday in Melnik. (B)
Sightseeing in the Sandanski and Melnik
regions. Enjoy a wine tasting at the Villa
Transfer to Plovdiv, Bulgaria’s premier wine
resort, visiting the town of Borovets en route.
Transfer to the Hotel Alafrangite for 2 nights.
Explore Assenovgrad, the Bachkovo
Monastery and the village of Brestovitsa.
Wine tasting in Assenovgrad. (B)
Visit the wine cellar at Chateau Copsa.
Afterwards, drive to Veliko Tarnovo via the
Shipka Pass. Overnight at Hotel Fenerite. (B)
Sightseeing tour of Veliko Tarnovo, then
transfer back to Sofia. Overnight at Central
Park Hotel. (B)
Transfer to the airport and fly home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 3- and 4-star accommodation.
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VYB2019: 7 Nights