5 days in Sofia Region Itinerary

5 days in Sofia Region Itinerary

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Rila
— Few hours
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Koprivshtitsa
— 1 night
3
Sofia
— 3 nights

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Rila

Rila ©
Rila is a town in southwestern Bulgaria, in Rila Municipality, part of Kyustendil Province. On the 10th (Sat), take in the awesome beauty at Rila.

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Istanbul, Turkey to Rila is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Rila due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Istanbul in August since evenings lows in Rila dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Koprivshtitsa.

Things to do in Rila

Nature Parks
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Rila ©
Rila

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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 11th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Georgi Benkovski House Museum, take an in-depth tour of Lyutov House Museum, thenget engrossed in the history at Todor Kableshkov House Museum, thenget engrossed in the history at Oslekov's House, and finally examine the collection at Dimcho Debelyanov House.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Koprivshtitsa route maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rila to Koprivshtitsa. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Sofia.

Things to do in Koprivshtitsa

Museums
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Oslekov's House
Oslekov's House
Todor Kableshkov House Museum ©
Todor Kableshkov House Museum
Georgi Benkovski House Museum ©
Georgi Benkovski House Museum

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Sofia

Sofia ©
Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Museum-lovers will get to explore National Museum of History and National Institute of Archaeology with Museum. Popular historic sites such as Boyana Church and Temple Sveti Nikolay are in your itinerary. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, learn about all things military at National Museum of Military History, admire the masterpieces at Battenberg Mausoleum, and admire the landmark architecture of Church St. George Rotunda.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Sofia tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Koprivshtitsa to Sofia in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Sofia are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites Museums Winter Sports
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Boyana Church ©
Boyana Church
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral ©
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral
Vitosha Boulevard ©
Vitosha Boulevard

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