Day trip to Buzludzha from Veliko Tarnovo
Explore the world famous BULGARIAN UFO - the Buzludzha monument.
This is a half-day tour to Buzludzha. You get picked from Veliko Tarnovo and we head to Buzludzha monument, which is located in Stara Planina (less than a 100km away from Tarnovo).
At the Buzludzha monument, you won't be able to get inside, as it is forbidden by the government, but you will get to sneak peak inside and explore it from as close as possible. You get more than a 30 minutes rest time at the monument, which you can use freely.
In addition, you can add extra time to your tour, so you could visit more landmarks on the way.
See Buzludzha from our perspective - why was it build; what was it's original story; how did it develope; what was it's meaning to socialism in Bulgaria; what happened with it after the fell of socialism,; what do the bulgarians think of it; should it be reconstructed and much more.
We will give you the opportunity to learn the maximum about the monument and it's cultural spirit.
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Private transportation
- Bottled water
What's excluded :
- Restroom on board
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Buzludzha Monument, Central Stara Planina, Kazanluk 6100 Bulgaria
When, and before reaching the desired destination, our guide, that will accompany you, will show and tell you more about the history of the monument and more interesting stories about the surroundings.
At the peak, where the monument is located, the weather is often cold and windy, so we advice you to be well dressed.
Duration: 40 minutes
Pass By: Veliko Tarnovo, Veliko Tarnovo, Veliko Tarnovo Province
We start from Veliko Tarnovo
Pass By: Gabrovo, Gabrovo, Gabrovo Province
We will pass through Gabrovo.
Pass By: Shipka Monument, Stoletov Peak, Shipka 6150 Bulgaria
We will pass it without visiting it.
If you want to visit Shipka, you will have to add additional 1 hour extra to your trip.
Departure Point :ul. "Hristo Botev" 2А, 5000 Veliko Tarnovo Center, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
Traveler pickup is offered
We can pick up from airports and make transfers on additional charge.The pick up from hotels in Veliko Tarnovo and in the radius of 6km is free of charge.
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. Tour with a car 9/21/2019 - 10/21/2021
Mini-Van tour 9/21/2019 - 10/21/2021
Monday - Sunday: 07:30 AM - 08:30 PM
Jeep tour 9/21/2019 - 10/21/2021
Monday - Sunday: 07:30 AM - 08:30 PM Monday - Sunday: 07:30 AM - 08:30 PM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- 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.