Explore Bulgaria’s medieval history on a full-day trip from Romania.
Travel south from Bucharest to Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria’s medieval capital, nestled in the foothills of the Balkan Mountain range.
While visiting the Tsaravets Fortress, the St Dimitrie Basarabov Monastery, and the Arbanasi Village, your guide will teach you about Bulgarian history.
Bucharest Henri Coanda Airport or Hotel
Explore Veliko Tarnovo, a medieval city nestled in the Balkan Mountains’ foothills.
Learn about the medieval history of Bulgaria from an expert guide.
Pass by University Square, a historic landmark worth observing.
Pass by the Unirii Square, one of Europe’s largest public squares, is a must-see.
Take a look at the world’s largest, heaviest, and most expensive administrative building, the Palace of Parliament.
Visit the monastery of St. Dimitrie Basarabov, Bulgaria’s only cliff-carved monastery still in use today.
Tsaravets Fortress, the strongest Bulgarian fortification of the Middle Ages, is located in Veliko Tarnovo, the capital of Bulgaria. The Tsaravets Hill fortress, which was once home to the kings and queens of Bulgaria, now stands proudly as a tourist attraction. The tour will continue to Arbanasi Village after you have explored Veliko Tarnovo and eaten lunch. Arbanasi Village is located on a high plateau between the towns of Veliko Tarnovo and Gorna Oryahovitsa, and is a great place to see some of Bulgaria’s most impressive medieval architecture. Everyone who loves history, architecture, and the chance to learn a little bit more about the country of Bulgaria will enjoy this tour to the fullest.