Bulgaria in May: Festival of Roses, Wine and History

Short itinerary:

23 May – Day 1: Sofia

24 May – Day 2: Sofia – Veliko Turnovo

May 24th is a National Holiday – the Day of the Cyrillic Alphabet and Bulgarian culture. Because of this, small modifications of the itinerary are possible for May 24 and May 25th.

25 May – Day 3: Veliko Turnovo – Arbanassi – Liaskovets – Shipka – Kazanluk

26 May – Day 4: Kazanluk – Karlovo – Plovdiv – Festival of Roses, Karlovo

Early breakfast and departure to Karlovo, where the Rose Festival starts today!

27 May – Day 5: Plovdiv – Brestovitsa – Plovdiv

28 May – Day 6: Plovdiv – Bansko

29 May – Day 7: Bansko – Rila Monastery – Sofia

30 May – Day 8: Sofia – departure

Description

Package price:

Min. 2 pax: 1428 EUR per person in twin room

Min. 4 pax: 1075 EUR per person in twin room

Min. 6 pax: 903 EUR per person in twin room

Single room supplement: 102 EUR

 

The package price includes:

  •  7 nights accommodation at 4* hotels
  • Full board basis ( starts with dinner on Day 1, till breakfast on Day 8 )
  • Licensed tour guide in English
  • Transport/ car or minivan, parkings
  • Activities during the Festival of Roses in Karlovo
  • 3 wine tastings: Liaskovets, Ustina, Brestovitsa
  • Lesson of preparation of Bulgarian yoghurt – Arbanassi museum village
  • Entrances for the visited sites
  • 1 small bottle of mineral water per person per day in the vehicle