Highlights of Bulgaria & Romania
9-Day Bus Trip
|English speaking guide
|8x half board in good 3* & 4* hotels
|Visit to the unique Rila monastery
|Entrances according to program
Best period to travel
|April – November
1. Day: Arrival in Belgrade
Arrival at the Serbian border. After a quick visit to Novi Sad, heading to Belgrade in our hotel.
2. Day: Belgrade – Nis – Sofia
After the breakfast, a detailed city tour in Belgrade, where we visit the Kalemegdan Fortress, Knez Mihailova pedestrian street and St. Sava church. After the city tour, we continue to Nis for an overnight. The following morning we cross the border with Bulgaria and reach the hotel in Sofia.
3. Day: Sofia – Rila – Bansko
Morning city tour of Sofia with the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. Then continuing to Rila Monastery (a visit) and then to hotel in Bansko.
4. Day: Bansko – Plovdiv
In the morning, drive through the unique mountain world of Rhodopes to Plovdiv. On the way there, a visit to famous Batschkovo Monastery, then a city tour in Plovdiv, and accommodation in hotel.
5. Day: Plovdiv – Nessebar – Varna
In the morning we start our trip to the Black Sea’s Coast. We visit UNESCO’s protected city of Nessebar, then a visit to Varna and accommodate in the hotel in Varna.
6. Day: Varna – Veliko Tarnovo – Arbanassi – Ruse
After Varna, we each visit cities of Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanassi, before continuing the visit to the monastery of Ivanovo and the largest city on the Danube river in Bulgaria – Russe. Accomodation in hotel in Russe.
7. Day: Russe – Bucharest – Sibiu
We cross the border to Romania in the morning, where our guide already awaits for a visit to Romania’s capital Bucharest. After an extensive sightseeing, we continue to Sibiu, where the hotel is located.
8. Day: Sibiu – Szeged
After a detailed city tour of Sibiu, continuing to Arad, then through Hungarian border all the way to our hotel in Szeged.
9. Day: Departure
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