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Day trips & excursions

Day trip to Rila Monastery and Boyana Church

Availability: Every day
Duration: 8 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
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Do this because
  • Visit two UNESCO World Heritage sites in one day trip
  • See the most important Bulgarian monastery
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the Rila Mountains
  • Learn about the proto Renaissance wall paintings of Boyana Church
What to expect

On this unique day tour, see two UNESCO World Heritage sites in one day only! Rila Monastery is the largest, the most beautiful and the most important Bulgarian monastery, while Boyana Church is famous for its proto-Renaissance wall paintings from 13th c. The monastery is situated among the rocky peaks and ancient pine forests of the Rila Mountains. Boyana Church is situated just outside of Sofia, so these two sights can be perfectly combined in one trip. Discover Bulgaria's biggest monastic complex on your own, along with its museum and accompanying shops. You can take the opportunity to have lunch at one of the nearby restaurants before heading to Boyana Church.

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What's included
  • Transport
  • English speaking guide
  • Hotel pick-up and dropoff
What's not included
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Personal insurance
  • Gratuities (optional)
Reduced price
  • Youth aged (11-17): Reduced
Where

pl. "Sveti Aleksandar Nevski" 4, 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria

Meeting point:

Meet your tour behind Alexander Nevski Cathedral in Sofia.

When
  • Daily at 9.00am
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Provider
VIP-Sliven Ltd.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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