Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanasi day tour from Sofia with pickup

Veliko Tarnovo and Arbanasi day tour from Sofia with pickup

Visit ¨the City of Tsars¨ with the most impressive medieval fortress in Bulgaria.
Take the advantage of this small-group tour with free hotel pickup.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Sofia, Sofia, Sofia Region

Travel time from Sofia to Veliko Tarnovo

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Tsarevets, Tsar Asen Square, Veliko Tarnovo 5000 Bulgaria

The Second Bulgarian Empire's primary fortress with remains of the royal palace, more than 400 houses and 18 churches. Climb to the Baldwin's Tower and The Patriarchal Cathedral of the Holy Ascension of the Lord.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Samovodska Charshiya Complex, Veliko Tarnovo Bulgaria

The old market street of the town with craft and gift shops

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Veliko Tarnovo, Veliko Tarnovo, Veliko Tarnovo Province

Lunch time/free time

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Monument To The Assen Dynasty, Veliko Tarnovo Bulgaria

The Asenevtsi monument was erected in memory of the four Bulgarian kings from the Asen dynasty who started an uprising against the Byzantine empire and proclaimed Bulgaria's independence.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Arbanasi, Arbanasi, Veliko Tarnovo Province

The village was once home to rich traders and craftsmen. Nowadays it is architectural and museum complex where you can see houses that are typical representatives of the monumental architectural style that developed here over the last 3-4 centuries.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Arbanasi, Arbanasi, Veliko Tarnovo Province

Travel time from Arbanasi to Sofia

Duration: 3 hours

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"To reach the highest part of the fortress travelers need to climb stairs"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"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 7 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: 08:00 AM
Duration: 10 To 11 Hours
Start location: 1: ploshtad "Knyaz Aleksandar I", Old City Center, pl. "Knyaz Aleksandar I", 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria
2: Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
3: Arbanasi, Bulgaria
Traveler pickup is offered


  • Vrazhdebna Airport, Sofia Bulgaria

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


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Licensed English-speaking guide
  • Transport with minivan or car

Not Included

  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Entrance fee to Tsarevets fortress - 10 levs


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