Plovdiv + Bachkovo monastery

Private transfer


1 person:     € 85 per person, two-way

2-3 people: € 50 per person, two-way

4-8 people: € 40 per person, two-way 

8+ people:   Contact us for a quote


What is included:

  • Professional English speaking driver
  • Private transportation with airconditioned vehicle
  • Parking fees
  • Pick-up and return from you hotel in Sofia
  • Wi-Fi Internet in the car (fair usage)
  • Bottled water and healthy snack

What is NOT included:

  • Entrance fees
  • Meals and personal expenses
  • Guiding services



08:30 am : departure from Sofia.

Pick-up from your hotel or other type of accommodation.

10:30 am
 : arrival in Plovdiv

Your driver will leave you at convenient location in the town, near the start of the pedestrian zone, for a tour of your own. 

Free time to explore the city until 14:30h.


14:30 pm : departure from Plovdiv in direction to Bachkovo monastery


15:00 pm : arrival at Bachkovo monastery

Free time to explore the monastery until 16:00h


16:00 pm : departure from Bachkovo monastery in direction to Sofia city
Arrival in Sofia at approx. 18:00 pm.  Drop off at your accommodation in the city. 

Before you go


Тhe Old Town of Plovdiv is covered with cobblestones, so please take comfortable shoes to ensure your pleasant walk around the charismatic streets. During summer - we recommend taking your sunglasses, hat and protective sun lotion, as temperatures in Plovdiv can get quite high.


The Bachkovo monastery is a holy place for Bulgarians and Orthodox Christians. 

Please visit the site with the due respect - talk quietly in the monastery yard and inside the churches. Shouting  and smoking are not allowed. 

Photos are allowed in the yard but not in the church. 

Please dress up accordingly: high heels, short skirts and short trousers, shirts with no sleeves, etc. are not allowed in the monastery.