Your Day in Plovdiv + Wine Tasting

Our tour will start from your hotel/accommodation in Sofia at 9:00. In about 2 hours' drive we will reach the Old town of Plovdiv. Here we will spend 2 hours admiring the wonderful Revival houses of the richest people in Plovdiv from 19th century before we proceed to the Ancient theater, located on one of the highest hills in the city. In the end of our walk you will have the chance to taste some locally produced alcoholic drinks and rose oil products. This option will fulfill your Bulgarian traditional cuisine experience.

After we visit the old town we will continue our tour to a small typical Bulgarian restaurant on our way to the wine cell. You can have lunch there (optional). Around 14:00 we will arrive at the “chateau”. We will learn the amazing history of the winery and after that will proceed with tasting 5 different kinds fantastic wines. Around 16:30 we will start our journey back to Sofia with wonderful memories from the day.

Plovdiv Overview

Once the wealthiest and most important city of the Thrace Valley, today Plovdiv still offers its visitors a lot of incredible places and memories. Standing proudly on the banks of Maritsa river, the town will amaze everybody with its beauty. With every step you make, Ancient Phillipopolis and Revival Plovdiv are revealing in front of you different pages from their wonderful history. The city was elected as the cultural capital of Europe in 2019 and is in the chart top 10-must see cities for 2015 by Lonely Planet.

The location of the city is also not accidental. Chosen by the founders of Plovdiv – the Thracians, the region is proud of the fantastic wine produced there for centuries. For this reason V Travel (Licensed Touroperator) offers you one special and unique tour you will not find in any other travel agency. Feel the spirit of Plovdiv and taste its unique wine in a winery situated in the heart of the Thracian valley.

The city of Plovdiv with its museums, historical sites, ancient houses and paved streets is proudly the European Capital of Culture in 2019.

Prices 1 person 2 persons 3 persons 4-8 persons 9-18 persons
229 € per person 129 € per person 99 € per person 89 € per person 79 € per person

The tour price includes: transfer to/from your hotel/accommodation in Sofia, guide in English, parking fees, entrance fee, wine tasting (5 different wines). Meals and personal expenses are not included.

star rating  Went in February. I'll go over the positives - in the winter there's not a lot of tourists, and the wait time at the border is not long. ... read more


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star rating  Definitely recommend this trip with V Travel as their guides seem to really know the history behind the sites. Ivan was out guide and he had an answer for every... read more


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