7 days in Bulgaria Itinerary

7 days in Bulgaria Itinerary

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Sofia
— 3 nights
2
Bansko
— 1 night
3
Rila
— 2 nights

3
nights
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: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, admire the striking features of Temple Sveti Nikolay, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Sofia trip maker.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Sofia is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Sofia. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Dubai in March; daily highs in Sofia reach 14°C and lows reach 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bansko.

Things to do in Sofia

Historic Sites · Tours · Nature
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Walking tours
Room Escape Games
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral ©
St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral

1
night
Bansko

Bansko ©
Boasting the longest ski runs in the country, Bansko offers one of the best ski resort locations in Bulgaria.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church, then make a trip to Pirin Street, then take in the awesome beauty at Vihren, and finally hit the slopes at Ski Bansko.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bansko online trip maker.

You can drive from Sofia to Bansko in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rila.

Things to do in Bansko

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Ski Bansko ©
Ski Bansko
Pirin Street ©
Pirin Street
Vihren ©
Vihren

2
nights
Rila

Rila ©
Rila is a town in southwestern Bulgaria, in Rila Municipality, part of Kyustendil Province. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Rila Monastery and then take in the awesome beauty at Borovets Ski Resort.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Rila trip builder website.

You can drive from Bansko to Rila in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Rila are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Rila

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Borovets Ski Resort
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Borovets Ski Resort ©
Borovets Ski Resort
Rila Monastery ©
Rila Monastery
Rila ©
Rila

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