11-Day Bulgaria Road Trip from Burgas to Veliko Tarnovo, Sofia & Plovdiv

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Starts in
Burgas
Ends in
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Duration
11 days & 10 nights
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Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 11-day road trip through Bulgaria.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in Bulgaria. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Burgas, Veliko Tarnovo, Sofia, and Plovdiv.

We'll help you experience the best 11 days in Bulgaria you can imagine, so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Bulgaria at Burgas, you’ll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you’ll be off to take in some of the best travel destinations in Bulgaria, including the stunning The Clock and The Sea Garden.

You’ll have your choice of the country's best hotels and places to stay throughout your road trip, suitable for all budgets. For example, in the city of Burgas, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 4-star Aqua Hotel Burgas. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 4-star Bulgaria Hotel. Travelers looking for the best cheap accommodation could choose the 3-star Mikado Hotel. No matter which price range you’re looking for, our local experts will assist you in finding the best stay option for your visit.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights, such as the magnificent Sand Fest Burgas in the city of Burgas. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing Авиомузей Бургас and Парк "Минерални бани".

From the spectacular Археологически музей Бургас. Archaeological Museum Burgas in the city of Burgas to the unforgettable St. Anastasia Island in the city of Burgas, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through Bulgaria.

Add tours and tickets to each day of your trip to make the most of your time in Bulgaria. You’ll have the opportunity to choose from the best tours and activities that your travel destinations have to offer, meaning you’ll never have a boring moment on your road trip through Bulgaria.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you plenty of time to shop at the best markets in Bulgaria, where you'll browse souvenirs you can take home to memorialize your road trip.

You’ll return home having experienced the very best of everything Bulgaria has to offer.

You can customize each day of your road trip vacation itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking. Enjoy the benefits of exploring all these great attractions at your own speed.

Your travel plan includes everything you need to experience the best of Bulgaria. You’ll be booked at the best hotels for 10 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 10 days during your self-drive road trip, including CDW insurance.

You’ll have access to 24/7 travel support, a personal travel agent, and a step-by-step guide via our flexible mobile app. All taxes are included in your vacation package price. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. You can also add tours and tickets to your itinerary each day.

The best services in Bulgaria fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your self-drive road trip in Bulgaria today!

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Included

10 nights hotel
Breakfast
11 days car rental
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Бургас -  in BulgariaBurgas
Veliko Tarnovo - city in BulgariaVeliko Tarnovo
Sofia - city in BulgariaSofia
Plovdiv - city in BulgariaPlovdiv

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Attractions

Археологически музей Бургас Archaeological Museum Burgas
St. Anastasia Island, R-1937057, R-1739523, R-186382St Anastasia Island
Lake Atanasovsko
The Clock
The Sea Garden, Burgas, BulgariaThe Sea Garden
Sand Fest Burgas, Burgas, BulgariaSand Fest Burgas
Авиомузей Бургас
Парк "Минерални бани", Burgas, BulgariaПарк "Минерални бани"
Tsarevets Fortress
Trapezitsa Fortress
Park "Sveta Gora"
Monument to the Assen Dynasty
Hotnitsa Ecotrail
Hotnitsa Waterfall
Kapinovo Monastery "St Nicholas"
Marno Pole Park
Monument of Mother Bulgaria
Krushuna Falls, R-1739531, R-186382Krushuna Falls
"Saeva Dupka" Cave
Glozhene Monastery, R-1739531, R-186382Glozhene Monastery
Eagles' Bridge, R-7276261, R-186382, R-4283101Eagles' Bridge
Knyazheska Garden
Borisova Gradina Park
Park "Geo Milev"
National Museum of Military History, R-7276261, R-186382, R-4283101National Museum of Military History
Sofia Zoo, R-7276261, R-186382, R-4283101Sofia Zoo
Bells Park
Golden Bridges, Vitosha, Sofia City, Sofia-City, BulgariaGolden Bridges
South Park
Russian Monument Square
Holy Trinity Park
Lions' Bridge, R-7276261, R-186382, R-4283101Lions' Bridge
Church of St Nicholas the Miracle-Maker
"Ivan Vazov" National Theater
Sveta Nedelya Church
St Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
National Palace of Culture, R-7276261, R-186382, R-4283101National Palace of Culture
Vrana Park & Museum
Druzhba Park
St Mina Monastery
Singing Fountains
Lauta Park
Ancient Stadium of Philipopolis
Ancient theatre of Philippopolis
Natural History Museum of Burgas
Chengene Skele Culture and Tourist Complex
Roman Catholic Church Virgin Mary Mother of God in Burgas, Burgas, BulgariaCatholic Church Virgin Mary

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Dec 9 - Dec 19

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Day 1

Day 1 in Burgas - Arrival Day

  • Burgas - Arrival Day
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  • Археологически музей Бургас Archaeological Museum Burgas
  • St Anastasia Island
  • Lake Atanasovsko
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Your amazing road trip adventure in Bulgaria begins when you reach the incredible city of Burgas. There, you'll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best luxury places you could stay in the city of Burgas is the Bulgaria Hotel. This 4-star hotel is rated an average of 92.19 out of 5 stars by 2,417 guests.

We also recommend the best 4-star hotels, like the Aqua Hotel Burgas. This hotel has an average rating of 74.95 out of 5 stars by 685 guests.

Alternatively, the best cheap hotel in the city of Burgas is the Mikado Hotel.

If these hotels are not available during your trip to the city of Burgas, our system will automatically help you find the best hotel for your stay.

Burgas has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Археологически музей Бургас. Archaeological Museum Burgas. This attraction is a museum and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 310 visitors.

St. Anastasia Island is another popular attraction in the city of Burgas. This unforgettable attraction is an island and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 235 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in the city of Burgas is Lake Atanasovsko. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 248 visitors.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Burgas, Happy Bar & Grill. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 6,335 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Burgas is Happy Bar & Grill. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 5,139 customers.

Locals recommend Romance Pub & Pizza as one of the best restaurants in the city of Burgas. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,070 customers.

Burgas also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Burgas is Papa Beer - Craft Beer Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 981 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Burgas is Happy Bar & Grill. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 5,139 customers.

Locals also enjoy Caribe. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,358 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 11-day vacation in Bulgaria!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Burgas and Veliko Tarnovo

  • Veliko Tarnovo
  • Burgas
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  • The Clock
  • The Sea Garden
  • Sand Fest Burgas
  • Авиомузей Бургас
  • Парк "Минерални бани"
  • More

Day 2 of your road trip through Bulgaria gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable The Clock, The Sea Garden, Sand Fest Burgas, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Burgas is the amazing The Clock. This attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,231 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible park, The Sea Garden. With an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 30,816 visitors, this city attraction is one of the top sights in the area.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city is the outstanding Sand Fest Burgas. This travel destination has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 5,699 visitors.

The spectacular Авиомузей Бургас is another popular attraction you can visit in the city of Burgas today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 1,059 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Парк "Минерални бани". This attraction is a popular park that has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 1,355 visitors.

You can make the most of your new day in Burgas by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else the city has in store for you. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Bulgaria’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Bulgaria. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Veliko Tarnovo, where you will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Veliko Tarnovo is the 3-star Arbanashki Han Hotelcomplex.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Bolyarski Meridian is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Veliko Tarnovo.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Sevastokrator Hotel. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 85.42 out of 5 stars by 1,007 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try VkusoteriA, one of the best restaurants in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 993 customers.

Locals also recommend Shtastliveca ("The Lucky One") as one of the best restaurants in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. Shtastliveca ("The Lucky One") is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 8,818 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Veliko Tarnovo is Restaurant Ego 1. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,561 customers.

After dinner, visit Bianko, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,466 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Lino Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,358 customers.

Alternatively, Tequila Bar Funky Monkey is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 493 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Bulgaria!

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Day 3

Day 3 in Veliko Tarnovo

  • Veliko Tarnovo
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  • Tsarevets Fortress
  • Trapezitsa Fortress
  • Park "Sveta Gora"
  • Monument to the Assen Dynasty
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On day 3 of your road trip through Bulgaria, you’ll explore the city of Veliko Tarnovo, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Tsarevets Fortress, Trapezitsa Fortress, Holy Forty Martyrs Church, and more.

The best luxury hotel option in the city of Veliko Tarnovo is the 4-star Bolyarski Meridian.

One of the best hotels we recommend in the city of Veliko Tarnovo is the 3-star Sevastokrator Hotel. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 85.42 out of 5 stars by 1,007 guests.

Our flexible booking system will automatically provide you with the best alternatives if these hotels are not available.

You'll have easy access to popular travel destinations in the city of Veliko Tarnovo, like the outstanding Tsarevets Fortress. This attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 10,600 visitors.

Trapezitsa Fortress is another popular attraction you could visit in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. This incredible attraction has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,697 visitors.

One of the best attractions you could visit in the city of Veliko Tarnovo is the extraordinary Holy Forty Martyrs Church. This church building is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 584 visitors.

As the day moves along, one attraction you’ll probably want to visit is the incredible Park "Sveta Gora". Around 4,280 visitors have given Park "Sveta Gora" park an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Today you'll also have the opportunity to spend some time at the fantastic Monument to the Assen Dynasty. Monument to the Assen Dynasty is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 1,252 travelers.

Come to Veliko Tarnovo prepared by adding some tours and tickets to your vacation package. Book this experience, or discover other popular activities you can do on this day in Veliko Tarnovo.

After a day of exploring, try one of the best restaurants in the city of Veliko Tarnovo.

We recommend you eat at a delicious restaurant that locals enjoy, like EGO pizza & grill The Old Town, after your day of exploring the city of Veliko Tarnovo. This excellent restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,580 customers.

Bianko is another of the best restaurants in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,466 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Veliko Tarnovo is The Bell. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,550 customers.

Locals recommend Sammy's Bar, one of the best bars in the city of Veliko Tarnovo, for a refreshing evening drink to finish your day. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 524 customers.

Alternatively, you could choose another of the most popular bars in the city of Veliko Tarnovo, Cybar. This bar has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 160 customers.

Ristretto is also one of the best bars in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. This bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 153 customers.

It's a perfect place to relax and enjoy another amazing evening in Bulgaria.

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Day 4

Day 4 in Veliko Tarnovo

  • Veliko Tarnovo
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  • Hotnitsa Ecotrail
  • Hotnitsa Waterfall
  • Kapinovo Monastery "St Nicholas"
  • Marno Pole Park
  • Monument of Mother Bulgaria
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Day 4 will take you to the best attractions the city of Veliko Tarnovo has to offer, such as the incredible Hotnitsa Waterfall, Kapinovo Monastery "St Nicholas", and Marno Pole Park.

You’ll continue exploring the city of Veliko Tarnovo on day 4 of your self-drive road trip through Bulgaria. Take advantage of this break from your road trip by spending another day sightseeing and eating at some of the best restaurants in Bulgaria.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations in the city of Veliko Tarnovo, like the extraordinary Hotnitsa Waterfall. This attraction is a park and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,260 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations in Veliko Tarnovo is the spectacular Kapinovo Monastery "St Nicholas". This attraction is a place of worship and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,721 visitors.

You could then travel to the amazing Marno Pole Park park. This outstanding attraction has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,986 visitors.

Monument of Mother Bulgaria is another stop you might want to add to your itinerary. This is a popular destination among visitors in Veliko Tarnovo. Rated at an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,260 visitors, it’s one many travelers find worthy a visit.

Your discovery of Bulgaria does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Veliko Tarnovo on this day of your trip. This experience and allows you the opportunity to explore fantastic attractions. Include this activity on your itinerary or choose among other memorable tours in Veliko Tarnovo.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in Bulgaria, be sure to eat at Asti, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,260 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Veliko Tarnovo is the popular Малкия интер (The small inter). This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,136 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Veliko Tarnovo is La Skala. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,096 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, Bar Famous is one of the best bars in the city of Veliko Tarnovo for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 382 customers.

Famous Bar 2 is another of the most popular bars in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 284 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Veliko Tarnovo is Bar Melodie / Melody Bar /. Bar Melodie / Melody Bar / has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 143 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Veliko Tarnovo!

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Day 5

Day 5 in Lovech and Sofia

  • Sofia
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  • Krushuna Falls
  • "Saeva Dupka" Cave
  • Glozhene Monastery
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Day 5 of your road trip through Bulgaria gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Krushuna Falls, "Saeva Dupka" Cave, Glozhene Monastery, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Lovech is the amazing Krushuna Falls. This attraction is a waterfall that is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 4,997 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible "Saeva Dupka" Cave. This popular monastery and travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,604 visitors. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Bulgaria’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Bulgaria. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Sofia City, where you will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Sofia City is the 4-star Metropolitan Hotel Sofia.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Sofia City.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Hotel Lozenetz. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 59.89 out of 5 stars by 1,187 guests.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Hadjidraganov's Houses Restaurant, one of the best restaurants in the city of Sofia City. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,010 customers.

Locals also recommend Restaurant Vodenitzata as one of the best restaurants in the city of Sofia City. Restaurant Vodenitzata is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,223 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Sofia City is The School. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,988 customers.

After dinner, visit Bar Friday, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Sofia City. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,410 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like The School. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,988 customers.

Alternatively, The Cocktail Bar is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Sofia City. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,814 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Bulgaria!

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Day 6

Day 6 in Sofia

  • Sofia
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  • Eagles' Bridge
  • Knyazheska Garden
  • Borisova Gradina Park
  • Park "Geo Milev"
  • National Museum of Military History
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On day 6 of your road trip through Bulgaria, you’ll explore the town of Sofia City, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Eagles' Bridge, Knyazheska Garden, Borisova Gradina Park, and more.

The best luxury hotel option in the town of Sofia City is the 5-star Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel.

One of the best hotels we recommend in the town of Sofia City is the 3-star Hotel Lozenetz. This 3-star hotel has an average rating of 59.89 out of 5 stars by 1,187 guests.

Our flexible booking system will automatically provide you with the best alternatives if these hotels are not available.

You'll have easy access to popular travel destinations in the town of Sofia City, like the outstanding Eagles' Bridge. This attraction has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 8,403 visitors.

Knyazheska Garden is another popular attraction you could visit in the town of Sofia City. This incredible attraction is a park and has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 6,532 visitors.

One of the best attractions you could visit in the town of Sofia City is the extraordinary Borisova Gradina Park. This park is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 24,423 visitors.

As the day moves along, one attraction you’ll probably want to visit is the incredible Park "Geo Milev". Around 8,960 visitors have given Park "Geo Milev" park an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

Today you'll also have the opportunity to spend some time at the fantastic National Museum of Military History. National Museum of Military History is a popular military museum, rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 3,565 travelers.

Come to Sofia City prepared by adding some tours and tickets to your vacation package. Book this experience, or discover other popular activities you can do on this day in Sofia City.

After a day of exploring, try one of the best restaurants in the city of Sofia City.

We recommend you eat at a delicious restaurant that locals enjoy, like Restaurant "Staria Chinar", after your day of exploring the city of Sofia City. This excellent restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 2,717 customers.

Pod Lipite (Under the Linden Trees) Restaurant is another of the best restaurants in the city of Sofia City. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,625 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Sofia City is Merak. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,328 customers.

Locals recommend Halbite Beer Hall, one of the best bars in the city of Sofia City, for a refreshing evening drink to finish your day. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,280 customers.

Alternatively, you could choose another of the most popular bars in the city of Sofia City, One More Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,228 customers.

The Corner is also one of the best bars in the city of Sofia City. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,874 customers.

It's a perfect place to relax and enjoy another amazing evening in Bulgaria.

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Day 7

Day 7 in Sofia

  • Sofia
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  • Sofia Zoo
  • Bells Park
  • Golden Bridges
  • South Park
  • Russian Monument Square
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Day 7 will take you to the best attractions the town of Sofia City has to offer, such as the incredible Sofia Zoo, Bells Park, and Golden Bridges.

You’ll continue exploring the town of Sofia City on day 7 of your self-drive road trip through Bulgaria. Take advantage of this break from your road trip by spending another day sightseeing and eating at some of the best restaurants in Bulgaria.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the town of Sofia City. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations in the town of Sofia City, like the extraordinary Sofia Zoo. This attraction is a zoo and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 12,550 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations in Sofia City is the spectacular Bells Park. This attraction is a park and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,534 visitors.

You could then travel to the amazing Golden Bridges park. This outstanding attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 4,273 visitors.

South Park is another stop you might want to add to your itinerary. This park is a popular destination among visitors in Sofia City. Rated at an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 27,780 visitors, it’s one many travelers find worthy a visit.

If you’re interested in seeing something outstanding today, then consider Russian Monument Square. Russian Monument Square is a popular attraction in Sofia City. More than 6,031 visitors have rated this place an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars.

Your discovery of Bulgaria does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Sofia City on this day of your trip. This experience and allows you the opportunity to explore fantastic attractions. Include this activity on your itinerary or choose among other memorable tours in Sofia City.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in Bulgaria, be sure to eat at Garden restaurant Yoli, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Sofia City. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,745 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Sofia City is the popular Bar & Dinner Relax. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,554 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Sofia City is Hasienda Restaurant. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,469 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, Bar & Dinner Relax is one of the best bars in the city of Sofia City for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,554 customers.

5 Corners Pub is another of the most popular bars in the city of Sofia City. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,463 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Sofia City is The Wrong Bar. The Wrong Bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,293 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Sofia City!

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Day 8

Day 8 in Sofia

  • Sofia
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  • Holy Trinity Park
  • Lions' Bridge
  • Church of St Nicholas the Miracle-Maker
  • "Ivan Vazov" National Theater
  • Sveta Nedelya Church
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Day 8 will take you to the best attractions the town of Sofia City has to offer, such as the incredible Holy Trinity Park, Lions' Bridge, and Church of St. Nicholas the Miracle-Maker.

You’ll continue exploring the town of Sofia City on day 8 of your self-drive road trip through Bulgaria. Take advantage of this break from your road trip by spending another day sightseeing and eating at some of the best restaurants in Bulgaria.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the town of Sofia City. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations in the town of Sofia City, like the extraordinary Holy Trinity Park. This attraction is a park and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 6,949 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations in Sofia City is the spectacular Lions' Bridge. This attraction is a footbridge and is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 4,692 visitors.

You could then travel to the amazing Church of St. Nicholas the Miracle-Maker church. This outstanding attraction has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 4,077 visitors.

"Ivan Vazov" National Theater is another stop you might want to add to your itinerary. This is a popular destination among visitors in Sofia City. Rated at an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 8,307 visitors, it’s one many travelers find worthy a visit.

If you’re interested in seeing something outstanding today, then consider Sveta Nedelya Church. Sveta Nedelya Church is a church and popular attraction in Sofia City. More than 4,678 visitors have rated this place an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Your discovery of Bulgaria does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Sofia City on this day of your trip. This experience and allows you the opportunity to explore fantastic attractions. Include this activity on your itinerary or choose among other memorable tours in Sofia City.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in Bulgaria, be sure to eat at Taj Mahal Restaurant, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Sofia City. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,423 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Sofia City is the popular The Wrong Bar. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,293 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Sofia City is Luciano. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,291 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, Luciano is one of the best bars in the city of Sofia City for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,291 customers.

Caché Bar & Cafe is another of the most popular bars in the city of Sofia City. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,296 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Sofia City is K. E. B. A. K. E. B. A. Has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,055 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Sofia City!

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Day 9

Day 9 in Sofia

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  • St Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
  • National Palace of Culture
  • Vrana Park & Museum
  • Druzhba Park
  • St Mina Monastery
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Day 9 of your road trip across Bulgaria will give you another day in the magnificent town of Sofia City, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions, like the unforgettable St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, National Palace of Culture, Vrana Park & Museum, plus many more.

Sofia City will have plenty for you to see and do, and your hotel will be conveniently located near several of the area's best attractions.

One of the best travel destinations you can travel to in the town of Sofia City is the stunning St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. This has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 15,109 visitors.

You could also spend some time visiting the spectacular National Palace of Culture in the town of Sofia City. This attraction is a convention center and is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 11,302 visitors.

Another attraction you could visit in the town of Sofia City is the incredible Vrana Park & Museum. This attraction is a park and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,572 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the fantastic Druzhba Park. This park and travel destination is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 7,601 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the outstanding St. Mina Monastery. This place of worship is a much-appreciated attraction with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 3,245 visitors. If you’d rather experience something else, you’ll be excited to learn that there are plenty of other options for top-rated tours and activities in Sofia City you could sign up for on this day of your vacation. Choose among the best tours before or after booking.

When it’s time to eat, the city of Sofia City has restaurants and bars to fit all budgets.

We recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Sofia City, Saffron Indian Restaurant. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,025 customers.

Alternatively, if you’re hungry to try a top restaurant in the city of Sofia City that locals enjoy, eat at Island Restaurant. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,035 customers.

Another of the best restaurant options in the city of Sofia City is Restaurant "On The Top". This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,029 customers.

After your meal, we recommend you get a drink at one of the best bars in the city of Sofia City, Грийн бар. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,037 customers.

For one of the best bar experiences that locals enjoy in the city of Sofia City, we recommend the cocktails at Die Alte Lampe - German Beer Garden. This bar has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 950 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Sofia City is By the Way. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 909 customers.

Toast to another amazing day in the city of Sofia City!

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Day 10

Day 10 in Plovdiv and Burgas

  • Burgas
  • Plovdiv
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  • Singing Fountains
  • Lauta Park
  • Ancient Stadium of Philipopolis
  • Ancient theatre of Philippopolis
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Day 10 of your road trip through Bulgaria gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable Singing Fountains, Lauta Park, Ancient Stadium of Philipopolis, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Plovdiv is the amazing Singing Fountains. This attraction is a park that is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 10,238 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible park, Lauta Park. With an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,718 visitors, this city attraction is one of the top sights in the area.

Another unforgettable travel destination in the city is the outstanding Ancient Stadium of Philipopolis. This travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 6,139 visitors.

The spectacular Ancient theatre of Philippopolis is another popular attraction you can visit in the city of Plovdiv today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 14,962 visitors.

You can make the most of your new day in Plovdiv by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else the city has in store for you. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Bulgaria’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Bulgaria. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Burgas, where you will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Burgas is the 4-star Aqua Hotel Burgas. This hotel has an average rating of 74.95 out of 5 stars by 685 guests.

You can also stay at one of the best 4-star hotel. The hotel Bulgaria Hotel is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Burgas. This hotel is rated an average of 92.19 out of 5 stars by 2,417 guests.

If you’re looking for a top-rated budget hotel, we recommend staying at the 3-star Mikado Hotel.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Grog, one of the best restaurants in the city of Burgas. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,143 customers.

Locals also recommend Neptune as one of the best restaurants in the city of Burgas. Neptune is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,122 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Burgas is Incanto restaurant. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,786 customers.

After dinner, visit Malibu, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Burgas. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 909 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Saxa Beach. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 904 customers.

Alternatively, Ti Bar & Kitchen - ресторант и бар в Бургас is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Burgas. This bar is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 835 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration of your incredible road trip adventure through Bulgaria!

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Day 11

Day 11 in Burgas - Departure Day

  • Burgas - Departure Day
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  • Natural History Museum of Burgas
  • Chengene Skele Culture and Tourist Complex
  • Catholic Church Virgin Mary
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Day 11 of your road trip in Bulgaria is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Burgas before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. When you have time to explore the area before you make your way home, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Natural History Museum of Burgas is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Burgas. This museum and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 203.

If you're interested in seeing something else, the Chengene Skele Culture and Tourist Complex is another great option. This attraction certainly lives up to its reputation for its 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 258 reviews.

You can also stop at Catholic Church Virgin Mary church to capture the beauty and wonder of Burgas one last time. This outstanding attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 150.

Your accommodation will also be strategically located for some last-minute shopping in the city of Burgas before you conclude your short European break.

You could then enjoy your last meal in the city of Burgas at Flora Bar & Grill Burgas before you travel home. This popular restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,536 customers.

Alternatively, we also recommend Zlatna ribka for your last chance at a meal in the city of Burgas. The Zlatna ribka restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,494 customers.

If you'd prefer a popular restaurant that locals enjoy, try 8 Mamas. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,238 customers.

You’ll then say farewell to Bulgaria and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of unforgettable experiences in Bulgaria!

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