- Price per person for a minimum of 2 passengers (on twin sharing basis)
- Private A/C car / van with driver and English speaking assistant for all transfers included
- Day 1 lunch and dinner, day 2-6 breakfast, lunch and dinner and on day 7 breakfast and lunch
- Train tickets Sofia – Varna first class and Varna – Sofia in a sleeper cart
- Entrance fees for the tour objects included in the program
- Entrance to the SPA center of Park Hotel Pirin 5* inclusive thermal swimming pool and sauna park
Day 1 : Arrival at Airport
Arrival at Sofia International Airport. Transfer and accommodation in 3* hotel in the top center of the city. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 2 : City Tour
After breakfast – panoramic tour around the Bulgarian capital (a 8500 years old city!) called “My Rome” by the Emperor Constantine the Great and visit to the most interesting historical sights: the Rotunda church of St. George (dated IV century AC), the mineral springs, the St. Nedelya square, where 4 temples from different religions are located next to each other: The Catholic church, The Orthodox church, The Synagogue and The Mosque are forming quadrangle, symbolizing religion tolerance in Bulgaria. Next is the Alexander I square where the Royal Palace and The National Theatre are located, the Parliament, the Church of ”St. Sofia” (the name means wisdom), which had given the name of the city, and the “Alexander Nevski” cathedral (the biggest Orthodox temple on the Balkan. In the afternoon, free time for leisure or shopping. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 3 : Visit Sandanski
After breakfast – take off to Sandanski – one of the biggest SPA resorts in Bulgaria, located in a valley at the foot of Pirin Mountain (second highest mountain in Bulgaria and UNESCO-protected site). Sandanski is famous also as a birthplace of Spartacus. The region is well known for its healthy climate and mineral water resources - over 80 springs with temperature between 42 to 81°? and different level of mineralization and chemical compound. The mineral waters offer conditions for outdoor swimming all year round and have a strong healing effect on a number of medical conditions. Free time for SPA treatments in Park Hotel Pirin 5* in Sandanski. Included use of Thermal swimming pool with warm mineral water and hydro massage beds; Kneipp walk as well as Sauna park – traditional sauna and biosauna with aromatherapy, classic steam room with fragrances and steam bath with hamam, ice fountain and emotional showers, warm and cold relax zone. In the afternoon, return back to Sofia. Overnight in the hotel. Optional : en route visit the Rila monastery, founded in the 10-th c. It was the biggest Bulgarian medieval spiritual centre. The monastery has a rich collection of icons, wall-paintings, old-printed books - about 15 000 volumes. It is included in the UNESCO list of world heritage.
Day 4 : Sofia to Varna
After breakfast – transfer to Sofia train station to catch train to Varna. Meet at Varna train station, transfer and accommodation in Interhotel Cherno More 3* located on the main pedestrian streetof Varna. Free evening at leisure.
Day 5 : Exploring Varna
After breakfast – city tour of Varna – the sea capital of Bulgaria with visit the Sea garden, The Archeological museum (which houses the oldest processed gold in the world) and Aladja rock monastery. Afternoon and evening free at leisure or shopping. Overnight in the hotel.Optional: Dolphins show performance in the Varna Dolphinarium - the one and only in Eastern Europe.
Day 6 : Varna to Sofia
After having your leisurely breakfast, free time for relaxation.Optional : half day trip to the town with ancient history - Balchik, also called "The White Town". You will visit the summer residence of the Romanian Queen Maria, called "The quiet nest" and the Botanical garden, with more than 3000 species of plants. There are also about 250 species of cactuses. The Botanical garden is the second largest garden in Europe. Transfer to the Varna train station catching night train to Sofia.
Day 7 : Departure
Meet by our representative at Sofia train station. Depending on the departure flight schedule we perform transfer directly to the airport or first to the city center for shopping before going to the airport.
Per Person for 6 Night 7 Day