Full-day Nis and Serbian History Tour from Sofia

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Full-day Nis and Serbian History Tour from Sofia

Located only 163 kilometers from Sofia, Nis is a fantastic option to add a Serbian stamp in your passport, without checking out from your hotel in Bulgaria. Nis is the third largest city in Serbia and the birthplace of Constantine the Great, one of the most important emperors in the Roman history. Explore the intriguing history of former Yugoslavia, while having delicious authentic Serbian roshtil (grill) either in a traditional restaurant where you can pay with a card (plenty of vegetarian and vegan options available) or try the Serbian street food.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Mediana, Nis 18000 Serbia

This Roman estate exhibits the remains of a granary, craft centre, villas , thermae, and the remains of ancient villa with rich mosaics. Most mosaics exhibit geometrical or floral motifs, while two mosaics presenting figures - the head of the Medusa and a semi-prostrate figure of a river deity (probably Neptune). The museum contains sculptures and portraits of Roman gods and goddesses, utensils for daily use (bowls, pitchers, lamps) and remnants of lead pipes used to provide healing hot water from the nearby Niska Banja (Nis Spa).

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Skull Tower, Bulevar Dr Zorana Dindica, Nis Serbia

Upon our arrival in Niš we will first visit the famous Cele Kula (Skull Tower NIS) where you will learn about the atrocities of the Turks against the Serbs and you will see a unique in the world monument for the sacrifice of Serbian revolutionaries.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Red Cross Nazi Concentration Camp, Bul 12 Februari after the corssing with Alexandra Medvedeva str., Nis Serbia

At 15:00h we will drive to Niš Concentration Camp - a small but very authentic concentration camp set by the Germans during World War 2 to imprison and kill Jews, Romas and other minorities. We leave back to Sofia around 16:00h and expect to arrive around 18:30h.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Nis Fortress, Nis Serbia

Visit city sites including Nis fortress with several excavated areas from Roman times, get familiar with findings fron Nis area dated back to 6000 bc in the Archeological hall in town, including more recent findings, discovered in the Royal Villa of Konstantine The Great, Mediana (currently closed for restorations).

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes



Informacion Adicional
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Balkan boarders are busy during July and August. To avoid delays, alternative routes might be taken, adding a few hours to the trip."
"No money exchange needed, unless you collect foreign currencies."
"On 07 January and 14 January the sites and the museums will not be open."
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 19 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"



Start Time: 08:30 AM
Duration: 10 Hours
Start location: Serdika Meeting Point - V Travel Day Tours, Sofia Center, bul. "Knyaginya Maria Luiza" 2, 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Included

  • Driver/guide in English
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entrance tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Red Cross Nazi Concentration Camp
  • Entry/Admission - Nis Fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Skull Tower

Not Included

  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch

Facilities


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