9 days in Sofia Itinerary

9 days in Sofia Itinerary

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Spend time in one of Europe's oldest cities, the vibrant Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Rila Monastery and St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral. Get a sense of the local culture at Boyana Church and Church St. George Rotunda. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sofia: Dancing Bears Park (in Belitsa), Prohodna Cave (in Karlukovo) and Vihren (in Bansko). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vitosha Mountain, don't miss a visit to Plovdiv Old Town, contemplate the long history of Bachkovo Monastery, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Sofia Church.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Sofia trip planning website.

If you are flying in from Israel, the closest major aiport is Sofia Airport. In September, daytime highs in Sofia are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sofia

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Side Trips

Plovdiv, Dancing Bears Park, Prohodna Cave, Yanakiev Ski and Snowboard School, Vihren
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Rila Monastery ©
Rila Monastery
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Boyana Church
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St. Alexander Nevski Cathedral

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