Walking tours

Private and ultimate Sofia 2.5-hour walking tour

Availability: Everyday
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , Dutch , Japanese , Chinese , language.he
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Explore the city on a private tour for only you, your friends and family
  • Learn about Sofia from your guide
  • Enjoy the city's architecture and National Assembly Square
  • View the Alexander Nevski Cathedral
  • Choose to explore the city on your own with a self-guided tour
What to expect

Depart from central Sofia on a 2.5-hour comprehensive guided walking tour to see the city's highlights with a private local guide or choose to explore at your own pace with an e-guide.

The tour includes all of the most prominent sights in Sofia! Travel to St. George Rotunda, the Administration of the President, National Archeological Museum, 16th century Banya Bashi Mosque and St. Nedelya – old metropolitan church

Next enjoy views of the National Theater, former Royal Palace (now housing National Revival Art Gallery and Ethnographic Museum), St. Nikolay Russian Church and Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Then, go to the National Assembly Square, where in the middle of the square sits the impressive Tsar Osvoboditel (King Liberator) monument erected in 1907 by the Italian sculptor Arnoldo Zocchi

Finally see the Holy Synod, St. Sofia Church, Bulgarian National Gallery for Foreign Art and Alexander Nevski Cathedral – the biggest one in Bulgaria (without entrance fee) and according to many – the most spectacular building in Sofia.

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What's included
  • If Private tour is chosen at checkout:
  • Tour guide
  • Hotel pick-up/drop off
  • If Self-guided tour is chosen at checkout:
  • E-guide with all information (if self-guided tour is selected at checkout)
What's not included
  • Lunch, coffee-breaks
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
Reduced price
  • Children aged (5-15)
Where

"Aleksandar Nevski" Square, 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria

Meeting point:

Begin your tour / meet your guide at the entrance to the Alexander Nevski Cathedral if you do not need hotel pick-up.

What to remember
  • Your tour will end at St. George Rotunda

Private tour:

  • Live guided tour in English or Bulgarian
  • This tour includes hotel pick-up and dropoff and flexible start times
    • Indicate your accommodation name and address during the booking process
    • You will be asked to contact the tour operator to indicate your desired start time

Self-guided tour:

  • Reading material for the self-guided tour is available in English, Spanish, French, Italian, Bulgarian, Chinese, Japanese, Hebrew, Greek, Turkish, Dutch or Georgian
    • Please contact the tour operator to request your preferred language. You will find their information on the voucher after booking
    • This will be sent directly to your email
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When
  • This tour has flexible start times - within the opening hours of the attraction/museum
  • Begin the tour at your desired start time
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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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