Rila Monastery and Boyana Church - Small Group Day Trip from Sofia
Day - 1
The tour departs at 9.00 in the morning from Alexander Nevsky square, behind the cathedral, and the first stop is at the great UNESCO historical place – Boyana church, dating back to the 11th century, which has unique and very well preserved frescoes and pictures from the period of 13th century. You will be able to learn about their meaning and significance and see how expressive they are
After exploring it, you will head to the Rila Monastery- the biggest and most important monastery in Bulgaria. It was established back in the 10th century. The current buildings are from the mid 19th century, with a defensive tower that survived from the 14th century.
In the monastery complex, you will admire the impressive architecture and frescoes, while the guide tells you its story.
During the guided tour in the inner yard and the monastery museum, you will discover the most precious pieces that are kept from the past and all the facts and stories about the most remarkable Bulgarian monastery complex. With the ticket for the museum you will also have the chance to see an authentic monk room as well!
After the guided tour, free time will be given for photos, shopping and a lunch break in a nearby restaurant. The expected return in Sofia is at 5;30 pm.
08 Feb 2022 - 08 Feb 2023
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|Rila Monastery - Small Group||35.00 EUR||0.00 EUR||0.00 EUR||0.00 EUR||0.00 EUR||0.00 EUR||5||20|
Also, full refund will be made if tour guide/company cancels the tour in case of:
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City Tour Ltd.Bulgaria
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