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USD 74

Walking Tour Of Veliko Tarnovo

Country: Bulgaria
City: Veliko Tarnovo
Duration: 4 Hour(s) - 0 Minute(s)
Tour Category: Half Day Tour

Package Itinerary

Take a walking tour around Veliko Tarnovo and let yourself be enchanted by the medieval atmosphere of the town. Explore one of the oldest settlements in Bulgaria and walk along its fortified walls and cobbled lanes. During your walk around the city, you will get information about the history of Veliko Turnovo. Learn how it once became the most important political, economic and cultural centre of the Second Bulgarian Empire. 

Veliko Tarnovo was built on three hills: Tsarevets, Trapezitsa, and Sveta Gora. Explore the highlight of the city, Tsaravets Fortress. Climb up to the top of the hill to discover the medieval fortress that housed the palaces of the emperor and the patriarch. Learn more about the history of the 12th-century fortress. Also pay a visit to the Patriarchal Cathedral of Holy Ascension of God and marvel at its modernist murals. 

Below the church, you can see the famous Baldwin's Tower. Learn more about the legends that surround this building. Next, you will continue your way to Trapezitsa hill. Visit the Fortress of Trapezitsa and enjoy magnificent views. On your way back to your car, you may want to take a look at the Assen's Dynasty Monument. Gaze at the homage to the medieval rulers of Bulgaria. 

The package includes the following services:

  • Private live guide throughout - English, German, French, Italian, Russian.
  • Entrance fees;
  • All local taxes.

he package does not include:

  • Personal expenses, tips for driver and guide.
  • Lunch

Package price is valid for a group of minimum 2 pax

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