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Plovdiv and Wine Tasting Day Tour from Sofia
"Plovdiv overviewOnce 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 location of the city is also not accidental. Chosen by the founders of Plovdiv – the Thracians the region is proud with the fantastic wine produced here for centuries. For this reason V travel (Licensed Touroperator) offers you an exclusive tour you will not find in any other travel agency. Feel the spirit of Plovdiv and taste Thracia unique where even the North Korean leader Kim Sen Ir had been. Founded in 1891 the wine cellar today keeps the secrets of all the important communist leaders
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Plovdiv Bachkovo Monastery and Assens Fortress Day Trip from Sofia
"In Plovdiv’s Old Town you will find houses from the Revival period ancient churches and Roman ruins among which the most impressive is the amphitheater. The art galleries the small antique shops and cosy restaurants complement perfectly the artistic atmosphere of its cobblestone streets.Bachkovo Monastery is the second largest monastery in Bulgaria famous for its 17th c. wall paintings while the unique two-storey church in Assens Fortress was built in 13th c.""""Only one day will make it possible to visit three of the most important landmarks in Bulgaria – the Old Town of Plovdiv (1
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Tour of Plovdiv with Traditional Lunch Day Trip from Sofia
"Plovdiv the second biggest city of Bulgaria is considered to be one of the oldest settlements of Europe with more than 7000 years of history. Plovdiv is situated on the crossroads between the West and the East amid the fertile plain of Thrace where history and modernity go hand in hand whereas since the ancient times until today culture and art thrive within a vivid medley of shapes
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The rocky plateau which rises 50 m up is an unusual and beautiful place,near the village of Sini Vruh 30 km in Plovdiv region. The plateau is strange and majestic because of its remarkable terraced...
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Jun 12, 2008

Get out into the mountains!

If you're staying in Plovdiv for a bit longer don't miss to visit the Rhodopi mountains. There are some nice & easy hikes you can do from Bachkovo, just about 30km from the city.Besides lovely...
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Sep 16, 2006

Small resorts in the Rhodopes

The Rhodope mountains are not famous only for the international skiing resort Pamporovo. There are also a lot of small resorts, or rather villages with some hotels. In the old days almost every...
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May 02, 2006

The opening of monument in Shiroka Luka vilage.

The opening of monument in Shiroka Luka vilage. noon new infos well that was during a trip to Pamporovo resort and on the way back we decided to take an other road to Plovdiv and by chance happened to...
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Oct 16, 2002

Pamporovo is just an hour on...

Pamporovo is just an hour on the bus, it the second ski resort in Bulgaria, with nice slopes and big hotels. In the summer time it is very nice aswell with lot of hiking tracks and very clean air.The...
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Aug 26, 2002

One miracleous place - 5

One of the wells of Belentash. Some people think that here there were the most important temples of the ancient traks
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Jul 18, 2004
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G. Benkovski 23, Plovdiv, Plovdiv, 4000, Bulgaria
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24-26 PR Slaveykov, Plovdiv, 4000, Bulgaria
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11A Bulgaria Blvd, Plovdiv, 4003, Bulgaria
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Raiko Daskaloe 52, Plovdiv, 4000, Bulgaria
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2 Eliezer Kaleff Str, Plovdiv, 4000, Bulgaria
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"My home city - European Cultural Capital for 2019"
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"City on the seven hills"
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"Old Town"
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bachkovo monastery

This is not a real tip for Plovdiv since Bachkovo is some 30km south of town but still close enough to be an easy excursion for half a day. The monastery was founded in 1083. It had its heyday during...
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Roman Ancient Theatre in Plovdiv

Roman Ancient Amphitheatre (Antichen Teatar in Bulgarian) is probably one of the best preserved amphitheatres in the world. It is a major tourist attraction in the city pf Plovdiv which is the second...
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Roman Remains

Roman Remains - the most famous and best preserved Roman remains is the Roman theatre. Entry 3 lev. There is a cafe at the top of the theatre (before you go into the site) which is a lovely spot for a...
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Ancient Stadium in Plovdiv

The Ancient Stadium of Philippopolis (aka Stadium of Trimontium) is one of the important landmarks in the city of Plovdiv. It is another popular tourist attraction in Bulgaria. It is situated at...
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Bachkovo Monastery

Bachkovo Monastery (Dormition of the Holy Mother of God) is one of the largest Eastern orthodox monasteries in Europe dedicated to the Assumption of Holy Virgin. It is located at Rhodopi Mountains...
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