Sofia Airport transfer / 20 km and 20 minutes driving time
Welcome to Sofia Airport. We will meet you at the airport and if your flight hasn’t arrived too late we’ll do a welcome walk in Sofia. We love Sofia and will show you its charm and most amazing spots with the best views and places in the city.
Being in our company you’ll feel the spirit of the city about which Constantine the Great was saying often – “Serdika is my Rome” and was wondering if he should turn it into a capital of his empire.
Overnight in Sofia. Hotel 3*, 4* or 5* depending on your choice.
190 km and 3 hours driving time
Our day will start with visit one of Bulgaria’s historical symbols – The Boyana church “St. Nicolas and St. Panteleimon” which is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Then head up to the Serbia. In about 2 hours we reach the beautiful historic town of Nis. where we’ll have traditional Serbian lunch – pleskavitsa, veshaltsi and other delicious stuff!
Then we’ll have a nice afternoon walk around Nis and learn about some of the secrets, stories and beauties that this old city is keeping.
Overnight in Nis. Hotel 3*, 4* or 5* depending on your choice.
220 km and 2.5 hours driving time.
We head to Skopje which is just 2.5 hours driving time form Nis.
Skopje is the largest city, the capital, and the most diversely fascinating city in North Macedonia.
Lunch in a lovely restaurant on the south bank of Vardar river.
Here you will lern details about the history and local life in North Macedonia, visit the Old Town in Skopje, visit the monument square and the mother Tesera memorial house. There is also the huge statue of Alexander the Great!
Overnight in Skopie. Hotel 3*, 4* or 5* depending on your choice.
310 km and 5 hours driving time
We depart to Bulgaria and Rila Monastery.
On the way we will visit the pyramids of Stob. They are among the most popular natural attractions for tourists in Bulgaria.
High, high in the Rila mountain where the forest touches the sky and praying to God is most powerful you will find the Rila Monastery. This is the biggest monastery in Bulgaria and one of the country’s most visited sites.
We have ahead of us a day full of history, fresh air, wonderful breathtaking views, and delicious Bulgarian food!
Overnight in Kyustendil. Hotel 3*, 4* or 5* depending on your choice.
110 km and 1.5 hours driving time
Transfer to Sofia.
We can spend some shopping time if we have it and then – transfer and departure from Sofia airport
OR an extension of the tour so we can experience more adventures in Bulgaria.