Belogradchik Full-day Tour from Sofia
Visit the Bulgarian town of Belogradchik on this guided, full-day, minibus tour from Sofia. Just 180 kilometers north of Sofia, nature has sculpted the amazing Belogradchik rocks, a group of strange shaped sandstone and conglomerate rock formations. The view from the old fortress of the fascinating formations is breathtaking. Use some imagination and visions of 'the Rabbit,' 'Adam and Eve,' 'the Ice-Age Squirrel,' 'the Rebel' and many more can be seen. On the way back to Sofia, visit a beautiful cave called Venetsa (aka the Wreath). This small-group tour includes a Sofia hotel pickup and drop-off.
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What's included :
- Driver/guide in English
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Parking Fees
- Entrance tickets for Belogradcik fortress and Venetza cave
- Entry/Admission - Belogradchik Fortress
- Entry/Admission - Venetsa Cave
What's excluded :
- Food and drinks
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Belogradchik Fortress, Ul. Dedo Bozhin 15, Belogradchik 3900 Bulgaria
The fortress has existed since Roman times. In 1st – 3rd century AD the Romans built roads in the new provinces of the empire on the Balkan peninsula, as well as fortresses to guard them.
Duration: 40 minutes
Stop At: Belogradchik Rocks, Belogradchik 3900 Bulgaria
On the way we can enjoy the funny-looking forms of the rocks and use our imagination to "see" the figures of the Madonna, the Rabbit, the Turtle, The Ice-Age Squirrel, the Rebel and many more, learn the history of the Fortress during the different periods, hear the frightening legends of prisoners and rebels.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Venetsa Cave, Belogradchik 3945 Bulgaria
We drive to a nearby newly-opened cave Venetsa (The Wreath), smaller in size than Magura cave but more impressive and shorter drive from Belogradchik. It contains only natural formations.
Duration: 40 minutes
Departure Point :Rila Monastery and Boyana Church Shuttle Tour Starting Point, ul. Oborishte, ул. „19-ти февруари“, 1000 Old City Center, София, Bulgaria
Departure Time :8:30 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infant seats are available upon request, if advised at time of booking
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.