15 days in Sofia Region Itinerary

15 days in Sofia Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Borovets
— 2 nights
2
Rila
— 3 nights
3
Koprivshtitsa
— 1 night
4
Etropole
— 1 night
5
Sofia
— 7 nights

2
nights
Borovets

The oldest ski resort in Bulgaria, Borovets today serves as a popular modern destination for winter holidays.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, make a trip to Tsarska Bistritsa, thenadmire the striking features of Barakli Mosque, and finally get engrossed in the history at Historical Museum. On the next day, ponder the design of The Big Drinking Fountain, stroll through Borovets Mountain Bike Park, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Borovets Ski Resort, and finally stroll through Yanakiev Ski and Snowboard School.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Borovets online trip planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Borovets is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rila.

Things to do in Borovets

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Samokov
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Horseback Riding Tours
Tsarska Bistritsa ©
Tsarska Bistritsa
Borovets Ski Resort ©
Borovets Ski Resort

3
nights
Rila

Rila ©
Rila is a town in southwestern Bulgaria, in Rila Municipality, part of Kyustendil Province. Rila is known for historic sites, nature, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rila Monastery, see human ingenuity at work at Belmeken Dam, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rila, and do a tasting at Medi Valley Winery.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Rila trip website.

Drive from Borovets to Rila in 3.5 hours. In August in Rila, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Koprivshtitsa.

Things to do in Rila

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Rila Monastery ©
Rila Monastery
Rila National Park ©
Rila National Park
Rila ©
Rila

1
night
Koprivshtitsa

Koprivshtitsa
Koprivshtitsa is a historic town in the Koprivshtitsa Municipality in Sofia Province, central Bulgaria, lying on the Topolnitsa River among the Sredna Gora mountains. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Lyutov House Museum, get engrossed in the history at Oslekov's House, thensee the interesting displays at Todor Kableshkov House Museum, thenexamine the collection at Dimcho Debelyanov House, and finally get engrossed in the history at Georgi Benkovski House Museum.

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Explore your travel options from Rila to Koprivshtitsa with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Etropole.

Things to do in Koprivshtitsa

Museums
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Oslekov's House
Oslekov's House
Todor Kableshkov House Museum ©
Todor Kableshkov House Museum
Dimcho Debelyanov House ©
Dimcho Debelyanov House

1
night
Etropole

Etropole ©
Etropole is a town in western Bulgaria, part of Sofia Province. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Historical Museum of Botevgrad, see the interesting displays at House-Museum of Todor Zhivkov, and then make a trip to Etropole Monastery.

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Getting from Koprivshtitsa to Etropole by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Sofia.

Things to do in Etropole

Museums

Side Trips

Historical Museum of Botevgrad, House-Museum of Todor Zhivkov
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Historical Museum of Botevgrad ©
Historical Museum of Botevgrad
Etropole Monastery ©
Etropole Monastery

7
nights
Sofia

Sofia ©
Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Sofia is known for historic sites, fun & games, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Church St. George Rotunda, admire the striking features of Central Sofia Synagogue (Tsentralna Sofiiska Sinagoga), and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Sveti Nikolay.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Sofia day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Etropole to Sofia takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Zlatnite_Mostove -Golden Bridges
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St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral ©
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral
Boyana Church ©
Boyana Church
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Church St. George Rotunda