One-Week Bulgaria City Break in Veliko Tarnovo

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Duration
8 days & 7 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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7 nights included
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Take a 8-day city break in Bulgaria and explore Veliko Tarnovo like a local. Immerse yourself in the charm of Veliko Tarnovo, where every corner holds a new adventure.

Experience the ultimate Veliko Tarnovo city break with this perfectly planned holiday package. This trip includes 7 nights in Veliko Tarnovo at one of the best hotels in the city. Let us take care of the details so you can fully enjoy all the attractions and activities the city has to offer. Whether you're seeking to discover the rich cultural heritage of Veliko Tarnovo or indulge in its delicious culinary scene, this holiday package has got you covered.

The home for your 8-day holiday in Veliko Tarnovo will be one of the city’s best hotels. You’ll choose from a great selection of places to stay, all conveniently located in downtown Veliko Tarnovo, close to many of the top attractions and best restaurants in the city. Veliko Tarnovo offers excellent hotels for every budget, ensuring travelers a fantastic city break. You can rest assured that we will always recommend the best available places to stay in the city.

During your vacation in Veliko Tarnovo, you'll get the chance to experience some of the best things to see and do in the city. Tsarevets Fortress, Hotnitsa Waterfall, and Park "Sveta Gora" are only a few of the many spectacular attractions and sights you’ll find on your carefully planned travel itinerary.

Maximize your holiday experience in Veliko Tarnovo by customizing each day with exciting tours and tickets. Whether you're tracing the footsteps of history through iconic landmarks, savoring the rich flavors of Bulgaria's traditional cuisine, or uncovering the city's best-kept secrets on guided tours, Veliko Tarnovo promises an adventure tailored to every traveler's passion. With a diverse selection of immersive experiences to choose from, your time in Veliko Tarnovo is sure to be anything but ordinary.

Between sightseeing and activities, you will enjoy plenty of time to wander through Veliko Tarnovo's best shopping streets and markets. Let the unique souvenirs you find serve as fond reminders of your city break in Bulgaria.

This travel plan is designed to include everything you need to experience the best of Veliko Tarnovo. By booking this vacation package, you can avoid spending hours researching and planning your city break and jump straight to enjoying it. Let the experts take care of the details so you can relax and make the most of your time in Bulgaria.

To make sure the city break is fully tailored to your interests and preferences, you can easily customize each day of your journey. Our intuitive trip planning puts you in control, ensuring that every moment in Veliko Tarnovo reflects your unique travel style.

Book with us to get an expertly curated step-by-step travel itinerary and access to 24/7 personal travel support before, during, and after your city break in Veliko Tarnovo.

The best hotels, flights, activities, and tours in Veliko Tarnovo fill up quickly, so it's advisable to book your holiday package in advance. Select a date and start planning your city break in Veliko Tarnovo as early as today. Join us and discover the enchanting beauty of Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria!

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Hotel, 7 nights
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Велико Търново -  in BulgariaVeliko Tarnovo / 7 nights

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Attractions

Tsarevets Fortress
Park "Sveta Gora
Marno Pole Park
Monument of Mother Bulgaria
Trapezitsa Fortress
Monument to the Assen Dynasty
photo of view of Holy Forty Martyrs Church, medieval Eastern Orthodox church in the Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria.Holy Forty Martyrs Church
St Nikolay the Miracleworker
Tower of Baldwin
Monkey House
Museum of the Revival and Constituent Assembly
State Art Gallery "Boris Denev"
Ascension Cathedral
Archaeological Museum
Ethnographic Complex "Samovodska Charshiya"
Museum "Prison"

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Day 1

Day 1 – Veliko Tarnovo - arrival day

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  • Monument of Mother Bulgaria
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Your exciting city break begins as soon as you arrive in the beautiful city of Veliko Tarnovo. You’ll stay in Veliko Tarnovo for 7 nights.

Make Monument of Mother Bulgaria one of your first sightseeing stops in Veliko Tarnovo. Rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,765 travelers, a visit to this local attraction makes for a great introduction to the area.

When the afternoon arrives, make your way to the hotel of your choice in downtown Veliko Tarnovo. Check-in at hotels in Bulgaria normally starts around 2 to 3 PM. Each accommodation option in Veliko Tarnovo offers a unique blend of comfort and style in addition to prime access to the city’s top attractions.

You have plenty of options for restaurants and bars in Veliko Tarnovo. So when you’re hungry or need a break from exploring, all you have to do is take your pick.

Reserve your spot at Restaurant Asenevtsi, a popular local restaurant in Veliko Tarnovo. This culinary hotspot and its flavorful dishes have left a lasting impression on guests. Its dedication to culinary mastery is reflected by its 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 1,457 satisfied guests.

Spend the night with your favorite cocktail in hand at Bianko. This bar is among the most recommended in the city, with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 2,466 customers.

This is the time to raise a toast for your 8-day city break in Veliko Tarnovo! Savor the moment and look forward to immersing yourself in the vibrant culture, stunning sights, and local delicacies of the city for the next few days to come!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Veliko Tarnovo

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  • Holy Forty Martyrs Church
  • Tsarevets Fortress
  • Ascension Cathedral
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Wake up to day 2 of your exciting city break in Veliko Tarnovo. You still have 6 nights left in Veliko Tarnovo, and we recommend that you spend this day relaxing, sightseeing, and dining at the most wonderful places the city has to offer. Here's how you can make the most of today!

Drop by the renowned Holy Forty Martyrs Church. This popular church building has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 665 visitors.

Another unforgettable place to experience is Tsarevets Fortress. Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars by 11,802 visitors, this point of interest deserves a spot on today's sightseeing itinerary.

We also recommend a visit to Patriarchal Cathedral of the Holy Ascension. This church has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 224 reviews.

One of the most unique ways of discovering what else Veliko Tarnovo has to offer is by going on a top-rated tour. Be sure to check out all the experiences Veliko Tarnovo offers and add your favorites to your Bulgaria travel package below.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in Veliko Tarnovo.

Make sure to reserve a table at VkusoteriA, an iconic dining spot in Veliko Tarnovo. This culinary treasure and its outstanding menu have enchanted food enthusiasts from around the world. Its dedication to culinary innovation is evident in its 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 993 satisfied guests.

Quench your thirst after a long day of adventure at Lino Bar, a prime hotspot for fun and relaxation seekers in the city. Lino Bar boasts an impressive 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 1,358 customers.

Get some rest at your hotel in preparation for another wonderful day in Veliko Tarnovo to come!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Veliko Tarnovo

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  • Tower of Baldwin
  • Park "Sveta Gora
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Rise and shine for day 3 of your city break in Veliko Tarnovo! Today, delve deeper into the city's offerings, from its iconic landmarks to its hidden gems. With 5 nights remaining, there's ample time to explore and uncover the heart of Veliko Tarnovo.

Start your sightseeing with a visit to Tower of Baldwin. This point of interest is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 364 visitors.

Park "Sveta Gora" is another popular attraction you could visit today. This park has a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 4,790 visitors.

You can learn more about Veliko Tarnovo today by going on a tour. Veliko Tarnovo offers many top-rated tours and unique experiences that will inspire you. You can browse and select your favorites below.

Before you know it, it’s time to head out for dinner. Treat yourself to a delicious meal at a nice restaurant in Veliko Tarnovo.

Make sure to book a table at Shtastliveca ("The Lucky One"), a popular restaurant in Veliko Tarnovo. This acclaimed restaurant and its mouthwatering dishes have earned the admiration of food lovers. Its commitment to culinary excellence is evident in its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 8,818 satisfied guests.

After your meal, continue your getaway at one of the hottest bars in the city, Tequila Bar Funky Monkey. This bar has an impressive average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 493 customers.

Reflect on the adventures of the day as you unwind in the comfort of your hotel in Veliko Tarnovo. Tomorrow holds new possibilities and discoveries!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Veliko Tarnovo

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  • Museum "Prison"
  • Archaeological Museum
  • Museum of the Revival and Constituent Assembly
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Get ready for another exciting day in Veliko Tarnovo on day 4 of your city break! From historical sites to modern attractions, there's something for everyone to enjoy. With 4 nights ahead, make the most of your time and create unforgettable memories in Veliko Tarnovo.

Start your day with a visit to Museum "Prison". This extraordinary museum is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 107 visitors.

Next, make your way to Archaeological Museum. This top attraction is a museum with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 174 visitors.

We also recommend a visit to Museum of the Revival and Constituent Assembly. This museum is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 291 travelers.

To do something one-of-a-kind on this day of your trip, you can join a tour. You can discover all of the most fun and eye-opening experiences in your destination below and secure your spot here.

When you’re ready to eat, treat yourself to a nice meal at a top-rated restaurant in the city.

Plan ahead and secure a table at Restaurant Ego 1, an acclaimed dining establishment in Veliko Tarnovo. This restaurant and its exquisite cuisine have earned the admiration of diners far and wide. Its commitment to culinary excellence shines through its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 3,561 satisfied guests.

If you’re looking for a bar to end the evening at, many locals recommend Sammy's Bar, claiming it’s one of the best in the city. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 524 customers.

No matter where in Veliko Tarnovo you end up, an amazing evening of relaxation and enjoyment is guaranteed.

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Day 5

Day 5 – Veliko Tarnovo

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  • Trapezitsa Fortress
  • St Nikolay the Miracleworker
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On day 5 of your city break, you will set out to discover Veliko Tarnovo, including some of the most amazing things to see and do in the city. You’ll stay 3 nights in Veliko Tarnovo and enjoy plenty of time for exploring.

When you’re ready for some sightseeing, make your way to Trapezitsa Fortress. This much-appreciated sightseeing destination is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars in 2,182 reviews.

Next up is St. Nikolay the Miracleworker. This place of worship has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 485 visitors.

There are plenty of experiences you can choose from in Bulgaria that will add excitement to your vacation. When you’re keen to discover what else Veliko Tarnovo has in store for you, use this day to go on a tour. This tour allows curious travelers like you to experience the best of the country. You can make the most of your time in Bulgaria by scrolling down and selecting tours and activities to include on your itinerary for the day.

When it’s time for dinner, try one of the most popular restaurants in Veliko Tarnovo. Make sure to reserve a table in advance, as the best restaurants fill up quickly.

Don't miss out on experiencing EGO pizza & grill The Old Town, a renowned dining spot in Veliko Tarnovo. This restaurant's rich flavors have left a lasting impression on diners. Its dedication to culinary perfection is evident in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 3,580 satisfied guests.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit Cybar, one of the top bars in the city. An excellent place to unwind and enjoy a refreshing evening drink, Cybar has earned an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 160 customers.

Savor the memories of an amazing day in Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Veliko Tarnovo

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  • Monkey House
  • Ethnographic Complex "Samovodska Charshiya"
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Wake up to day 6 of your vacation in Veliko Tarnovo. With 2 nights left, you'll have ample time to explore and savor all Veliko Tarnovo has to offer.

Journey into the unknown at Monkey House, a unique attraction awaiting your visit. This remarkable point of interest has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 341 reviews.

When you’re ready to continue your sightseeing, Ethnographic Complex "Samovodska Charshiya" is a recommended place to visit. This point of interest is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars in 165 reviews.

Immerse yourself in the local scene through top-rated tours and activities. You can choose from a wide variety of easy to challenging tours and easily add them to your travel package below.

After a long day of sightseeing, try one of the best restaurants in Veliko Tarnovo.

Book a table at Pizzeria "SPS", a famous dining establishment in Veliko Tarnovo. This culinary hotspot and its appetizing cuisine have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation for food excellence is reflected in its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 1,455 satisfied diners.

Order some of the best-tasting cocktails and celebrate the night away at Ristretto. This famous bar in Veliko Tarnovo has a rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 153 customers.

This amazing place never disappoints with its variety of drinks and fantastic ambiance.

Raise your glass and relax after another amazing day in Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria.

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Day 7

Day 7 – Veliko Tarnovo

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  • State Art Gallery "Boris Denev"
  • Monument to the Assen Dynasty
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On day 7 of your fun city break in Veliko Tarnovo, you’ll experience more of the best attractions and activities in the city. You now have 1 night left in Veliko Tarnovo.

Your sightseeing of the day begins at State Art Gallery "Boris Denev", a remarkable art gallery where it’s easy to get lost in exploration. This top attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 253 reviews.

Next, satisfy your wanderlust at Monument to the Assen Dynasty. This point of interest has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 1,635 travelers.

Your discoveries in Veliko Tarnovo do not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Veliko Tarnovo on this day of your trip. You can select your tours below.

Exploring the most popular attractions in Bulgaria can make you lose track of time. Be sure to grab something to eat at one of the best restaurants in Veliko Tarnovo.

Reserve a table at The Bell, a renowned restaurant in Veliko Tarnovo. This culinary gem and its flavorful dishes have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.3 out of 5-star rating from 1,550 guests.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Veliko Tarnovo. At Bar Famous, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 382 customers.

As the day draws to a close, bask in the tranquility of Veliko Tarnovo by night. With memories made and adventures ahead, rest well and embrace the journey anew tomorrow.

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Day 8

Day 8 – Veliko Tarnovo - departure day

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  • Marno Pole Park
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Your city break in Veliko Tarnovo is coming to an end, and it's soon time to say goodbye to the city. Before you leave, make sure to capture a few last moments to cherish your rejuvenating vacation in Bulgaria.

Depending on how much time you have to spare on your departure day, you may want to do some last-minute shopping or sightseeing. Downtown Veliko Tarnovo offers excellent shopping opportunities and is the perfect place to browse for souvenirs and gifts to bring home. Take a walk and discover unique items you can purchase to remind you of your city break in Veliko Tarnovo.

If you would rather go for some last-minute sightseeing, the remarkable Marno Pole Park is an attraction you could visit today. This park has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 4,637 visitors.

Before you conclude your city break in Veliko Tarnovo, drop by a top-rated restaurant for your last chance at a memorable dining experience in the city. Savor the destination's vibrant atmosphere over a delicious meal.

Consider a top-rated restaurant like Asti. This restaurant is rated at an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,260 customers.

As you conclude your city break in Veliko Tarnovo, treasure the memories you've made. May they accompany you on your journey homeward while carefully planned travel arrangements ensure your safe return. It's time to say, "See you later, Veliko Tarnovo!" and travel onwards.

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