Tour to Rila Monastery and Boyana Church by bus from Sofia
Minimum age: 6
- Rila monastery - a historical jewel
- Medieval Boyana Church
- Historical Monastery museum
All about the trip
Discover the two most popular UNESCO sites in Bulgaria. The most admired monastery, also known as the Rila Monastery, is hidden deep in the heart of the magnificent Rila Mountains. This magnificent historical gem has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1983. When visiting the monastery, you will feel the sacred peace and noble atmosphere. In the middle of the courtyard, there is the Holy Virgin Mary's Monastery Church, where you can admire the unique colorful frescoes. On the very outskirts of Sofia, there is the second important historical monument, the medieval Orthodox church of Boyana. This 10th-century church is decorated with rare original frescoes. Therefore, the visit to the church is limited to 10 minutes but definitely worth it!What Wikipedia Says Watch on Youtube
What is included in the price
- English speaking tour guide
What is not included in the price
- Admission fees
- Snacks and drinks
This activity is not suitable for wheelchair. Mandatory dress code is long trousers/skirts (at least knee-long), no sleeveless tops (possibly bring a scarf to cover your shoulders).
In case you have ordered a hotel pick up from your accommodation, be ready at least 5 minutes earlier. The hotel pick-up fee is between 5 and 10 €, depending on the location of your hotel.
This activity is organised by Traventuria OOD, Gorski Patnik 54, Sofia, 1421, Bulgaria, +35 924 930 191, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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