A Pilgrimage through Bulgaria from Pilgrimage to Bulgaria is an exhilarating holiday in . Available from 7 Jun 2019 to 7 Jun 2019 this 13 day trip costs from £1,645.00, which includes flights.
Our 12 day journey begins and ends in Sofia; the capital of Bulgaria, born 7,000 years ago in the green embrace of Vitosha Mountain. We also visit Plovdiv, the oldest city in Europe, and our itinerary will include many churches and monasteries,
While in Sofia, we include visits to the dominating Alexander Nevski Cathedral, Rila monastery complex, and the monastery church with its amazing frescoes, the remains of the Roman Amphitheater, and many other treasures in this fascinating city.
Other highlights of the tour include the spa town of Sandanski; Melnik, the smallest Bulgarian town with a population of around 300; Plovdiv with its Roman remains and Bachkovo Monastery; Tryvana where we see how the famous Bulgarian yoghurt & cheese is produced, along with visiting a wood-carving museum.
In addition to seeing the living Churches and Monasteries, we will enjoy the wonderful and varied landscapes on offer.