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Full-Day Plovdiv and Asen’s Fortress VR Tour from Sofia

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Overview
Swap the bustling capital for an ancient city and mountaintop castle on this full-day tour to Plovdiv and Asen’s Fortress, with hassle-free round-trip transfer from your Sofia hotel. Let your driver handle navigation as you soak up views of the Bulgarian countryside, then immerse yourself in the history and culture of the landmarks with a city tour and virtual reality experience included in the price.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
ulitsa "Oborishte"
ul. "Oborishte", 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgariabehind Alexander Nevski Cathedral, in front of La Cattedrale restaurant at 09:00
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    Plovdiv Old Town
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Plovdiv Roman Theatre
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Assenova krepost (Asen's Fortress)
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll end at
ulitsa "Oborishte"
ul. "Oborishte", 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgariabehind Alexander Nevski Cathedral, in front of La Cattedrale restaurant at 09:00
See address & details
Highlights
  • Take a break from bustling Sofia on a day tour to Plovdiv and Asen’s Fortress
  • Round-trip transfer from your hotel ensures a hassle-free trip
  • Learn more about the historic landmarks on a city walk and virtual tour
  • Benefit from the more personalized service of a small-group excursion
Important Information
Departure Point
ulitsa "Oborishte", ul. "Oborishte", 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria
Duration
9h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Virtual Reality exploration
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Entrance fees in Plovdiv's old town and Asen's fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Plovdiv Old Town
  • Entry/Admission - Plovdiv Roman Theatre
  • Entry/Admission - Assenova krepost (Asen's Fortress)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 17 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Dirk G wrote a review Oct. 2019
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Nice tour guide and great overall tour. Plovdiv is a nice old city with lots of culture to offer. Worth the trip.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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sueoldham6 wrote a review Oct. 2019
Wanstead, United Kingdom1 contribution
We had a great day out. Well looked after by Michael. Plovdiv certainly worth a visit. Lots to see and enjoy.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Karin wrote a review Aug. 2019
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This tour is really worth your time and money. After a 2 hr drive (with short sanitairy and coffee stop just before Plovdiv) we arrived with Sveto (guide) and Bobby (driver) in Plovdiv. Walking through town Sveto told interesting facts about the history of this beautiful city.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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ciarancummins2019 wrote a review Jul. 2019
County Dublin, Ireland1 contribution3 helpful votes
Superb guide who handled both the driving and the commentary. Exceptionally friendly and highly educated. I enjoyed her take on all things Bulgarian.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Victor K, Manager at Full-Day Plovdiv and Asen’s Fortress VR Tour from Sofia
Responded Jul. 23, 2019
Thank you for the great feed back, we wish you many great trips like this one!
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TravellerDW66 wrote a review May 2019
York, United Kingdom3 contributions
Travelling on my own and only having a couple of days to sightsee in and around Sofia, I booked this trip hoping to make the most of my limited time. I am so glad that I did! The journey each way was about 2 hours, including a quick break, but went quickly. The itinerary was
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Date of experience: May 2019
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KittyCvB
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No tour, no communication, no refund
Unfortunately I had to cancel this tour because I was ill (and we all know that during this pandemic situation we c
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scooterdu
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Superb trip
Went in February. I'll go over the positives - in the winter there's not a lot of tourists, and the wait time at t
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JehanCarew
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Great Trip
This is a place not to be missed. It has a certain about of charm and the artistry on the wall is immense/ striking
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Angelica F
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Monastero Rila + Unesco Boyana 15/02/2020
ThanK You so much for a beautiful trip in RILA e BOYANA, thanks a lot to Gheorghie very helpful guide, see You next
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Zymotic
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Excellent!
A long day (4 hours each way) but so very enjoyable! We were collected by our Guide Ivan, who was super professiona
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sagiadistern
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Transfer from Sofia airport to Bansko-Sofia-Airtport
I want to say thank you for all the efforts of 3 different drivers and 3 different transport. Everything was smooth
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hankey5
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Very interesting
Well worth the money. The guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. Picked up from outside our apartment and take
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beaborrellas
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No recommended
We delayed 5 min for losing our wallet, and still they gave us no option to go to the excursion, despite the fact t
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Jasmine K
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Great trip to North Macedonia
I was so thankful to this company for running the trip despite the fact that I was the only person going. My guide,
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Stumodernart
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Great tour of the stunning Veliko Tarnovo area
Took the tour to Veliko Tarnovo in mid-December 2019. It's about a 3 hour drive. The city is absolutely beautiful a
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aramis1969
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NIS - Servia
Nis Tower, Concentration Camp, and a bit of Serbian culture, make this tour interesting.However, in my opinion, Nis
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DestinyJane
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Boyana, Rila, Plovdiv and Istanbul
I had a big event to run in Sofia with a pre-event tour for 50 people and a post-event tour for 30 people. V-Travel
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VanessaJanes
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Trip to Rila Monastery and Boyana Church
Really good trip in comfortable mini bus. The tour guide was well informed and had very good English. Rila Monast
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emamalv
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Vacation in Bulgaria ‘19
It was a good tour. Very beatiful the monastery. excellent guide!! I recommend it as a tour to do!!!
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eightynine
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Great sites with a great guide
Definitely recommend this trip with V Travel as their guides seem to really know the history behind the sites. Ivan
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