4 days: The gift of Dionysus

Do you know Dionysus had a Thracian origin and was worshipped all around the Bulgarian lands? That’s why the people here have traditions about the wine. 

Join us in that adventure to discover the mysteries of the wine, to dive in the history of Sofia, Perustitsa, Plovdiv, Starosel, Koprivstitsa and Rila monastery!

Sofia

Welcome to Sofia, this never sleeping beauty.  Transfer to your hotel in the central part of the city. Check-in. Walking tour with your guide and visit the Roman catacombs. Welcome dinner in a restaurant with traditional cuisine.  

Sofia-villa Ustina- house Todoroff- Plovdiv

Check out from the hotel. Transfer of 2 hours to villages near Plovdiv to see two wineries – villa Ustina and house of Todoroff. Tasting 3 wines in every winery. Transfer to Plovdiv. Hotel check-in. Walking tour with your guide in the little streets, visit some museums and attractions. Visit the House of Distillation. You will understand why this is an eternal city and why it became the cultural capital of Europe for 2019. 

Plovdiv-Starosel-Koprivstitsa-Sofia

Hotel check out. One hour transfer to Strarosel and visit the Thracian tombs. Wine tasting in the winery Starosel. One hour transfer to Koprivstitsa, which is one hidden gem in the mountains. That town in one of the candidates of UNESCO’s heritage. Walking tour and visit some of the houses. Free time for lunch. Transfer (2 hours) to Sofia. Hotel check-in. 

Sofia-Rila monastery-Medi valley-Sofia airport

Hotel check out. Transfer to Rila monastery – 2 hours. A guided tour and free time. Transfer to Medi valley – 1 hour. Tasting the wines in the land, where Spartacus, the famous gladiator, was born. 

Transfer to Sofia airport – 2 hours. 

550 EU (1100 BGN) for one person.

For a group more than 4: 450 EU (900 BGN) per person. 

 

Inclusions:
Exclusions:
  • Guide/driver
  • Accommodation in 4* hotels for 3 nights
  • Visit the wineries Ustina, Todoroff, Starosel, Medi valley
  • Welcome dinner in Day 1
  • Tickets for the museums in Sofia, Plovdiv, Starosel, Koprivstitsa
  • Personal expenses
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratitudes (optional)