Northen Bulgaria

WINE TOUR NORTH BULGARIA
Duration:
6 days / 5 overnights
Transport:
Bus
Program
Additional information
Day 1:
Arrival. Meet at the airport and transfer to Veliko Tarnovo. Dinner and overnight.

Day2:
After breakfast departure to Elena, After visiting the small Balkan town, our guest will have the possibility to taste dairy products from a local producer and to have wine tasting in Marian winery. Lunch. Return to Veliko Tarnovo in the afternoon. City tour in the town. Visit the Architectural Reserve of Tsarevets hill is a natural fortress with its solid walls, Royal Palace, Patriarchal Church, Baldwin`s Tower. Free time foe walk in the old town where Bulgarian Renaissance houses with their fine interior and handcraft workshops remain.

Day3: Departure to Pleven. On the way visit Lovico Souhindol winery. Degustation and lunch. Arrival in Pleven in the afternoon. Visit and degustation in the Museum of wine situated in a cave near town. Dinner and overnight.

Day 4: After breakfast visit The Panorama, representing the fights for the liberation of Pleven from Turks. Short walk in Skobelv park where a memorial is built. Departure to Svistov. Lunch. Degustation in Vinprom Svistov. Accommodation. Dinner and overnight.

Day 5: After breakfast visit the ancient roman city Nove and departure to Ivanovo rock churches, UNESCO heritage monument.The walls are covered with mural paintings from the 13th and 14th century and turned into a true treasure of Bulgarian medieval treasure. They are Lunch. In the afternoon accommodation in hotel winery Seven generations. Degustation and dinner.

Day 6: Departure to Svestary and visit the beautiful Thracian tomb, built in the III cenrury B.C. The tomb has unique architectural decor, with half human, half-pant ten stone caryatids and painted murals. Because of its outstanding quality this Thracian tomb was inscribed into the UNESCO World Heritage List. Lunch. Visit the nearby tomb of Islamic saint, Demir Baba.Lunch. Later transfer to the point of departure.