Plovdiv and Koprivshtitsa

Shared shuttle for € 44.95 / two-way.

What is included:

  • Shared transfer with airconditioned vehicle, two-way
  • English speaking guide-driver

What is NOT included:

  • Entrance fees
  • Meals and personal expenses

The tour runs every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday


Rila Shuttle meeting point
Rila Shuttle meeting point

Schedule

08:00 am : departure from Sofia city centre*

Your exact meeting point will be advised in your Rila Shuttle voucher at least 24 hours before your travel date.

*Note: Pick-up from your hotel (or other type of accommodation) in Sofia is possible for additional 5 EUR per group.

 
10:00 am
 : Plovdiv

Once you arrive in Plovdiv, in about 2-3 hours you will be able to explore the Old Town with its authentic cobblestone streets, small shops and restaurants or visit the Ethnografic museum, the antient Roman Theatre and other historical sites of the city.

 

Koprivshtitsa

After visiting Plovdiv, you will then depart in direction to Koprivshtitsa where you will be able to spend the afternoon visiting this authentic town-museum of the Revival period of Bulgaria. You can choose whether to visit the well preserved houses with their ethnografical collections of jewelry, costumes and weapons or simply walk around the cobblestone streets and dive into the traditional Bulgarian atmosphere.

 

Approx. 16:00 pm : departure from Koprivshtitsa in direction to Sofia city. About 2 hours journey to Sofia.

 

Approx. 18:00 pm : arrival in Sofia city. Drop off at Alexander Nevski's square in Sofia city centre.


Booking your Plovdiv Shuttle

 

Book your Plovdiv Shuttle seat on-line at least 48 hours before your date of travel using the fast & easy  booking form.

We do not accept bookings or payment over the telephone.

 

Important! For reservations with less than 48 hours notice - please contact us first at info@rilashuttle.com to check availability.

 

Payment in advance is required to make a reservation. The booking form will take you to a PayPal screen for secure credit/debit card payment. You do not need to have a PayPal account to make the payment - just an international credit or debit card.

Payment is 100% refundable if a booking is cancelled up to 3 days prior to the travel date.

 

Up to 24 hours before travel date you will receive your Plovdiv Shuttle voucher with your exact meeting point/exact pick-up time and emergency contact number.


Before you go

 

Тhe Old Town of Plovdiv as well as Koprivshtitsa are 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.