We will discover the Rila monastery, the renowned cultural site in Bulgaria, protected under UNESCO World Heritage List because of his remarkable frescos. Situated at the foot of the Rila mountain it is built in the late 14th centuries. At the beginig of the journey we will walk to the cave of the saint John of Rila, the patron of the monastery. Perfect for kids and adults of all fitness levels and abilities, this trip is the way to do it!
Difficulty: No experience necessary - visit and walk abound for all ages and fitness levels
Duration: the visit takes 2 hours
Meeting time: Generally 8am
What I provide:
Friendly, knowledgeable and professional guide
Private car or bus
What you need:
Lunch and water
Basic outdoor clothing, rain jacket, suitable footwear
1 person - 120 euro/person
2 people - 60 euro/person
3 people - 40 euro/person
4 or more - 30 euro/person
The price of 30 euro per person (for +4 persons), includes pick up and drop off from your address in Sofia, all the transfers, certified mountain guide for the walking, guided visit of the Monastery, VAT. Not included in the price are personal expenses, entrance fees for the museums, lunch and drinks, travel insurance, gratuities to the guide. Option for an extended walk to the Stob's Pyramids.
Transfer duration round trip: approx. 4 h / 250 km.