Day Trip to Bulgaria and Veliko Tarnovo from Bucharest

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Departs: Bucharest, Bucharest

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One day trip, with a visit to Bulgaria with departure from Bucharest
We cross the border over the Danube and stop at the first visit to the Monastery of Saint Dimitar Basarbowski – is a Bulgarian Orthodox cave monastery near the city of Ruse in north-eastern Bulgaria. It has the same name as the nearby village 2 hour
From here we leave for Veliko Tarnovo for an hour and a half where we will have 3 hours to visit and have lunch
veliko tarnovo first capital in bulgaria
the village of Arbanasi
We return to Romania for about 3 hours
Two countries in one day!

What's Included

pick-ups from fixed locations in the center

Professional driver / tour guide


To maintain the social distance, we provide an audio system to hear your guide clearly

Transportation by comfortable air-conditioned vehicle

What's Not Included

Entrance tickets for: Basarabov Monastery, Veliko Tarnovo Fortress (approx 5 euro/ person)

Optional Gratuities

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 4 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

St. Dimitrii of Basarbovo Monastery
We start from Bucharest and we'll make 2 hours until the destination, and the visit at the monastery will last 1 hour.
The Monastery of Saint Dimitar Basarbowski - is a Bulgarian Orthodox cave monastery near the city of Ruse in north-eastern Bulgaria. It has the same name as the nearby village of Basarbovo and lies about 35 metres above the river Rusenski Lom, south of the Danube.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Not Included

Veliko Tarnovo
We start from Basarabov monastery and we'll make 1 hour until Veliko Tarnovo and the visit will last 2 hours.
Veliko Tarnovo is the first capital of Bulgaria

3 hours • Admission Ticket Free

From Veliko to Arbanasi we will walk for half an hour and visit the village of Arbanasi for 1 hour. After the visit, we will return to Bucharest and the return trip will take 3 hours.

Arbanasi is a village in Veliko Tarnovo Municipality, Veliko Tarnovo Province of central northern Bulgaria, set on a high plateau between the larger towns of Veliko Tarnovo and Gorna Oryahovitsa.

4 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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