Summer in Rhodope mountain

The Rhodopes are one of the most beautiful mountains in Bulgaria.The legends narrates that this is the home land of the mythic Thracian Orpheus.

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6 nights

date 01.05.2014

date 30.09.2014

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FROM MAY TO SEPTEMBER

PRICE   Per person

7  DAYS/ 6  NIGHTS  

 

Program:

 

Day 1 – Arriving at Sofia airport and transfer to  hotel.

Accommodate, dinner  and overnight at hotel.

 

Day 2 -  Breakfast at hotel. Meeting in lobby for travelling to Plovdiv.

City tour of Old Town of Plovdiv

Plovdiv is the second largest city in Bulgaria, built on seven hills in the IV century BC This is an open-air museum, where the culture of the ancient Thracians, Greeks and Romans mixed with the Christian culture of the Middle Ages. In the old town you can see the remains of the stadium and the amphitheater from the time of Philip II, ancient mosaics, columns, old cobbled streets, houses, churches, museums and galleries.

In the afternoon free time to walk by yourself in the city to discover the old town, to buy souvenirs.

Overnight at hotel.

 

Day 3 – Breakfast at hotel. Check out and departure to Smolyan.

Accommodate in hotel Mountain Lake, near the Smolyan Mountain Lakes. This area presents a unique natural characteristic: the air is rich of negatively charged ions , which is proved to be very beneficial to human health.

Summer here also provide an excellent choice of active holidays.

Dinner an overnight at hotel.

 

Day 4 – Breakfast at hotel.  Free day to relax in the spa or walking around the area , enjoying the fresh mountain air. Options for excursions.

Dinner and overnight at hotel.

 

Day 5  - Breakfast at hotel.  Free day to relax in the spa or walking around the area , enjoying the fresh mountain air. Options for excursions.

Dinner and overnight at hotel.

 

Day 6 -  Breakfast at hotel.  Free day to relax in the spa or walking around the area , enjoying the fresh mountain air. Options for excursions.

Dinner and overnight at hotel.

 

Day 7 -  Breakfast at hotel. Check out and departure to Sofia for your flight back to home

 

Price is per person and includes:

 -  hotel accommodation  during the program

 -  all transfers mentioned in the program

 -  Medical assistance  - “……”

 -  English speaking driver

 

Price excluded:

 -  All optional excursions

 -  Lunches and dinners

 -  Flight  tickets to Bulgaria

 -  All entrance fees for the museums, sites and churches

 -  Tips and  Personal expenses

 

Optional excursion from hotel Mountain Lake:

Devil's Throat Cave and Trigrad gorge - day trip –

The magnificent Trigrad Gorge is a must see when visiting the Rhodopes. The trip combines a visit to the village of Trigrad and a tour to the mythical and dramatic Devil's Throat cave.

Shiroka Luka, Gela and Perelik - day trip

We offer a combined excursion to visit 2 of the most historic and interesting villages in the area - Shiroka Luka, a step back in time to a quaint and typical Rhodopean village, and Gela, with its dramatic setting and amazing views. Followed by a visit to Perelik - the highest peak in the area.

Assenovgrad & Arapovski monastery - day trip

Assenovgrad lies about one hour and a half  drive from the complex. This historical old town contains many old churches and chapels, and the trip includes a visit to the paleontolical museum and the nearby Arapovski monastery.

Wonderful Bridges rock formations

The Wonderful Bridges rock formations are a must see when visiting the Rohodopes. These amazing natural structures have been formed by erosion, and resemble a network of bridges and tunnels.

Yagodinska Cave

The magnificent Yagodinska cave is about 45 minutes drive from the complex. Here is a unique structure of rock formations.

 

The price should be confirmed for each booking.