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Sofia Alternative Tour is a unique adventure in which you will be the explorer, solving different puzzles on your own and in which a guide will lead you through your personal experience in our cosy information centre – Gifted /located at Ivan Denkoglu str. 24/

The tour takes place every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 3 pm to 6 pm!

Your best friend during this adventure will be the starter pack, which contains all the necessary parts to complete the tour. You can buy the starters pack from Gifted.

You are free to experience the tour as you wish, walk in your own pace and stay as long as you want at the various stops. There are few things that might help you have the best possible experience - allow yourself the liberty to speak with locals and get lost - you never know what hidden treasures you might find.

No matter what you do, make sure to come back to the starting point - Gifted, no later than 5 pm, to complete the final challenge. After that one of our guides will lead you through your personal experience.

Price: 1 person - 10 EU / 2 people - 18 EU / 3 or more people - 8 EU per person
When: Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 3PM.
Start: Gifted Urban Culture Hub, 24 Ivan Denkoglu str.
Duration: 3 hours

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Overview

If conventional tours are not for you but you’d like to learn more about Sofia, embark on this unique adventure that’s half escape room, half treasure hunt. Meet at the office, pick up the starter pack, and get off the beaten path as you puzzle your way through clues around Sofia. Finally, meet your guide, complete the final challenge, and get a rundown on your personal experience.

Highlights
  • Escape the beaten path on a unique, puzzle-led adventure

  • Explore independently as you solve clues from your puzzle pack

  • Discover sides of Sofia even the locals rarely see

  • Unpick the puzzle pieces and learn more about the city with a local guide

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great way to learn about Sofia

I was born and raised in Sofia but have lived abroad for a long time. I visit my parents, who still live in Sofia, with my family twice a year. Occasionally, we try to sight-see throughout the country. Until we did the alternative tour of...More

Thank Eva M
Reviewed 3 August 2018
Unique and Engaging Sofia Experience

After taking the Sofia Free Tour, we were recommended to do this. We found this tour both energizing and much more engaging than the traditional tour style. After picking up the survival kit at the headquarters, my friend and I embarked on a self-led scavenger...More

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 1 July 2018
Great way to experience and get to know Sofia

The 3 hours tour of 'Free Sofia Tour' was excellent. We had a wonderful guide, Kathy, was interesting, and she showed us the center of the city with humor, knowledge, sarcastic. Great experience, very recommended.

Thank Tamir S
Reviewed 7 May 2018
Nina you rock!

This was the 4th time I went to Sofia but the 1st time I realized its history! Special Thanks to NINA for that!!! She was exceptional, she gave us as much information as needed!!! Not boring or tirring at all. Will do that again for...More

Thank ΑΙΚΑΤΕΡΙΝΗ Α
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile
Super activity

This tour is a must do when visiting Sofia. You will come to places you otherwise never would find. It shows you so much more of Sofia and give you a better understanding of the city and her history. The people doing this tour are...More

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