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Day Trip to Bulgaria - Buzludzha Monument, Veliko Tarnovo, Shipka Monument

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Stop At: Tsarevets, Tsar Asen Square, Veliko Tarnovo 5000 Bulgaria

Tsarevets fortress is the medieval capital of Veliko Tarnovo, one of the most powerful capitals in the medieval Europe, third as power after Rome and Constantinopole.

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Shipka Monument, Stoletov Peak, Shipka 6150 Bulgaria

Shipka monument and the eagle's nest is a mountainous area where the battle for the liberation of Bulgaria was given.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Buzludzha Monument, Central Stara Planina, Kazanluk 6100 Bulgaria

We will reach one of the most famous communist monuments in Europe, the Buzludzha Monument, which looks like a flying saucer at 1400 meters altitude

Duration: 1 hour
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Departure Point
InterContinental Bucharest, Bulevardul Nicolae Bălcescu 4, București 010051, Romania
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Snacks - eggs, cheese, ham, meatballs, vegetables, fruits
  • Alcoholic Beverages - traditional romanian drink - tuica
  • Bottled water - water
  • Entry at Tsarevets Fortress - 5 euro
  • Entry/Admission - Tsarevets
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 21 June 2019

Alex met me at 8 AM in front of the Grand Continental Hotel, offering coffee and a warm smile. I think he could sense my excitement for this trip - I was hoping it was going to be great, and it did not disappoint! The...More

Date of experience: June 2019
6  Thank MisterDoug
Reviewed 14 June 2019

The itinerary for this tour was a great balance of site in northern Bulgaria ranging from an important historic city and fortress, a 19thC monument commemorating those who died during the Battle of Shipka Pass, to one of the most amazing Soviet era buildings I've...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Jacinta M
Reviewed 13 June 2019 via mobile

Our guide and driver, Alex, was throughout the day just awesome. He was on time, very accommodating, patient, informative and entertaining. Be prepared to do some walking and check the weather: It was so hot today we almost melted but Alex knew his way around:...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank dimsumx
Reviewed 14 May 2019

I went for the second time in Bulgaria with this group. In few words: punctuality, comfortable, a lot of information about the route, adapted to weather and to the group conditions, amazing places to visit and a lot of fun. I highly recommend OnAdventure. Best...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Nicolae G
Reviewed 24 April 2019

I highly recommend this tour. Alex from OnAdventure gave me a great tour from Bucharest into the mountains of Bulgaria. He was a safe driver, and I felt safe at all times. I was amazed by the grandeur of each of the sites (I had...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank traveller6441
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