One-Week Bulgaria Road Trip from Sofia to Pazardzhik, Kyustendil, and Blagoevgrad and surrounding area

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8 days & 7 nights
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Jan. - Dec.
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7 nights included
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8 days included
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Explore the best of Bulgaria on a 8-day road trip! Uncover hidden gems and experience the rich culture firsthand as you journey through Sofia, Pazardzhik, Bogoyna, Tran, Bankya, Zemen, Vrabcha, Sirishtnik, Kyustendil, Bistritsa, Stob, Nevestino, Blagoevgrad, and Plovdiv. This road trip itinerary in Bulgaria seamlessly combines exploration with relaxation.

This perfectly planned road trip itinerary in Bulgaria takes you through some of the best places to see in the country. You will spend 2 nights in Sofia, 1 night in Pazardzhik, 3 nights in Kyustendil, and 1 night in Blagoevgrad. Anticipate well-spent days sightseeing, eating delicious food, and experiencing the highlights of each destination!

With this travel package, you can choose from an extensive selection of accommodations along your road trip route in Bulgaria. We have handpicked the best hotels and places to stay across the country, including options for each budget. Whether you are in the mood for luxurious 5-star hotels or budget-friendly bed and breakfasts, we have got you covered.

Upon arriving in Sofia, the rental vehicle of your choice will be ready for collection. From there, the road trip can begin! Experience the ultimate freedom and uncover Bulgaria on your own terms.

An expertly curated travel plan makes sure you don’t miss out on any of the best things to see and do on your road trip in Bulgaria. South Park and Borisova Gradina Park are just a couple of the bucket-list attractions that await your discovery.

As you hit the open road and drive through Sofia, Pazardzhik, Bogoyna, Tran, Bankya, Zemen, Vrabcha, Sirishtnik, Kyustendil, Bistritsa, Stob, Nevestino, Blagoevgrad, and Plovdiv, you will also enjoy plenty of opportunities to uncover hidden gems and experience the authentic charm of Bulgaria. Whether you are exploring enchanting towns and villages, discovering scenic routes, or indulging in local cuisine, there is always something new and exciting to experience in Bulgaria.

Throughout your road trip in Bulgaria, take breaks from sightseeing to explore your favorite destinations' top shopping streets and markets. Discover unique souvenirs that will forever remind you of your self-drive adventure in Bulgaria.

This package offers an all-in-one solution for your trip planning - choose flights, a rental car, accommodation, attractions, and tours that suit your needs and desires. You can customize each day of your road trip itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking.

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

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Hotel, 7 nights
Rental car, 8 days
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Sofia - city in BulgariaSofia / 2 nights
Кюстендил -  in BulgariaKyustendil / 3 nights
Photo of aerial view of Plovdiv, Bulgaria.Plovdiv
Трън -  in BulgariaTran
Photo of amazing aerial view of the regional town Pazardzhik, Bulgaria.Pazardzhik / 1 night
Blagoevgrad - city in BulgariaBlagoevgrad / 1 night

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Attractions

South Park
Borisova Gradina Park
St Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
Photo of Beautiful view of the Orthodox Rila Monastery, a famous tourist attraction and cultural heritage monument in the Rila Nature Park mountains in Bulgaria.Rila Monastery
Ancient Theatre of Philippopolis
Tsar Simeon Garden
Park "Zaimov"
Sofia Zoo, R-7276261, R-186382, R-4283101Sofia Zoo
Photo of sunset aerial view of the National Palace of Culture in Sofia, Bulgaria.National Palace of Culture
Singing Fountains
North Park
Park "Geo Milev
Ivan Vazov" National Theater
Photo of Eagles' bridge in Sofia, Bulgaria.Eagles' Bridge
Druzhba Park
Holy Trinity Park
Ancient Stadium of Philipopolis
photo of  view of View of ruined defence walls and tower of Hisarlaka fortress with big broken jars in Kyustendil, Bulgaria,Kyustendil bulgaria.Hisarlaka Fortress
photo of view of Stock Photo ID: 323530922  Bliznaka (Twin) Lake in Rila mountain, Bulgaria,Bistritsa Bulgaria.Rila
photo of view of Path along the Stob Pyramids Rock Formations in Bulgaria.,Stob Bulgaria.Stob Earth Pyramids
Transko zhdrelo, Tran, Pernik, BulgariaTransko zhdrelo
Zemen Monastery "St. John the Apostle", Zemen, Pernik, BulgariaZemen Monastery "St John the Apostle"
Kadin Bridge
Holy Paraskeva, Tran, Pernik, BulgariaHoly Paraskeva
photo of view of Vrabcha Waterfall,Vrabcha bulgaria.Vrabcha Waterfall
Ecopath "Looking at nine mountains", Kovachevtsi, Pernik, BulgariaEcopath "Looking at nine mountains"
Tran Eco Trail II, Tran, Pernik, BulgariaTran Eco Trail II
Holy Trinity, Tran, Pernik, BulgariaHoly Trinity

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Day 1

Day 1 – Sofia - arrival day

  • Sofia - Arrival day
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  • Eagles' Bridge
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Your road trip adventure in Bulgaria begins as soon as you reach Sofia and pick up your car. You’ll stay in Sofia for 1 night and explore the best things to see and do, sample the local cuisine, and choose from a curated selection of the best hotels and places to stay in the city.

Sofia is a beautiful city with plenty to discover. Soak in the lovely atmosphere and sit down for a bit to eat or drink.

As afternoon approaches, head to your chosen hotel in Sofia. Check-in typically starts around 2 to 4 PM at hotels in Bulgaria. We recommend staying at a hotel in a central location for easy access to the best attractions, restaurants, and bars in the city.

As dinnertime approaches, it's time to head out for a bite to eat in Sofia. If you are looking to dine at a popular restaurant in the city, it's often a good idea to reserve a table in advance.

For a memorable dining experience, be sure to visit Hadjidraganov's Houses Restaurant. Known for its excellent cuisine and commitment to quality dishes, this restaurant in Sofia has received a 4.5 out of 5-star rating from around 4,010 happy diners.

When seeking local-favorite dining spots, Restaurant "Staria Chinar" should be on your list. Situated in the heart of Sofia, it has become a beloved food venue for its delicious menu. It boasts a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 2,717 satisfied diners, a testament to its favored status.

Ready for a culinary adventure? Book a table at Art Club Museum. This highly regarded restaurant in Sofia has earned a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, thanks to its flavorful dishes and positive reviews from 2,570 satisfied guests.

Bar Friday is one of the best bars you can visit in Sofia tonight. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,410 customers.

You can also enjoy a glass or two at a popular place like The Cocktail Bar. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,814 customers.

Alternatively, try One More Bar. One More Bar is the perfect place to get to know some locals in the city. This top-recommended bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,228 customers.

Raise a toast to the start of your 8-day road trip in Bulgaria!

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Day 2

Day 2 – Sofia and Pazardzhik

  • Sofia
  • Pazardzhik
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Drive 140 km, 2 hours 29 min

  • North Park
  • Borisova Gradina Park
  • National Palace of Culture
  • South Park
  • Sofia Zoo
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Embark on another extraordinary experience on day 2 of your road trip in Bulgaria, where you’ll be making 2 stops. Today you will experience some of the highlights of this tour package, that is, the wonderful destinations of Sofia and Pazardzhik. At the end of the day, you will enjoy the comforts of a top-rated hotel in Pazardzhik. Pazardzhik will be your home away from home for 1 night.

Make North Park one of your first sightseeing stops in Sofia. Rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 10,850 travelers, a visit to this local attraction makes for a great introduction to the area.

Borisova Gradina Park is a worthwhile attraction you can visit next. This park is a valued place of interest in the area, with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 27,346 reviews.

Today is also the perfect opportunity to drop by National Palace of Culture. This convention center has been rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 14,510 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore more, head to South Park. A trip to this popular park is also your opportunity to see if it lives up to the reputable 4.6 out of 5-star rating as given by 30,763 previous visitors.

Another top place to visit is Sofia Zoo. This zoo enjoys an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 14,962 local and international travelers.

Once you're ready to continue your road trip, it's time to buckle up and drive, eagerly anticipating your arrival in Pazardzhik. This drive usually takes around 1 hour 18 min, without any stops or traffic disruptions.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Upon arrival, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

After soaking up all the sights of today's itinerary, you'll be ready to hit the road in the direction of Pazardzhik. Pazardzhik offers plenty of top-rated hotels and other places to stay on any travel budget. Check in at the hotel of your choice and take some time to relax before you head out to explore.

After a day of adventure, treat yourself to an exquisite dinner at one of Pazardzhik's best restaurants.

For a memorable dining experience, be sure to visit Restaurant “Avangard”. Known for its excellent cuisine and commitment to quality dishes, this restaurant in Pazardzhik has received a 4.4 out of 5-star rating from around 2,425 happy diners.

When seeking local-favorite dining spots, Piccante should be on your list. Situated in the heart of Pazardzhik, it has become a beloved food venue for its delicious menu. It boasts a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 1,440 satisfied diners, a testament to its favored status.

Ready for a culinary adventure? Book a table at Ресторант “Манастира”. This highly regarded restaurant in Pazardzhik has earned a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars, thanks to its flavorful dishes and positive reviews from 924 satisfied guests.

If you feel like having a drink or two after your meal, an awesome bar you can go to is Paradise Bar. This place has an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 532 customers.

To enjoy a great atmosphere, continue your evening at Coffee "Corleone". This bar is rated an average of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 424 customers.

FRANGO is another great place where you can celebrate your adventures in Pazardzhik. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 265 customers.

Celebrate another amazing day of your road trip adventure in Bulgaria!

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Day 3

Day 3 – Sofia, Reduta, and Kyustendil

  • Sofia
  • Kyustendil
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Drive 225 km, 3 hours 18 min

  • Druzhba Park
  • Park "Geo Milev
  • Park "Zaimov"
  • St Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
  • Ivan Vazov" National Theater
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On day 3 of your road trip in Bulgaria, you will get a true taste of the freedom a self-drive vacation in Europe entails. Today’s travel plans include stops at the most scenic, wondrous, and interesting places in Sofia, Reduta, and Kyustendil. In the evening, you’ll end up in Kyustendil, where you will stay for 3 nights.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Sofia, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. Keep in mind that your travel time from Pazardzhik to Sofia may take around 1 hour 12 min without traffic disruptions. Upon arrival, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

Journey into the unknown at Druzhba Park, a unique attraction awaiting your visit. This remarkable park has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 8,509 reviews.

When you’re ready to continue your sightseeing, Park "Zaimov" is a recommended place to visit. This park is rated an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 15,209 reviews.

Another must-see attraction in Sofia is St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral. Rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 19,648 travelers, this popular tourist destination in Sofia offers an experience you will remember.

Ivan Vazov National Theater is another popular stop on travelers' itineraries in Sofia. This sightseeing destination promises memorable moments of exploring. Other travelers have rated this attraction 4.8 out of 5 stars in 9,760 reviews.

Once you're ready to continue your road trip, it's time to buckle up and drive, eagerly anticipating your arrival in Kyustendil. This drive usually takes around 1 hour 29 min, without any stops or traffic disruptions.

At the end of the day, you will drive to Kyustendil, where you'll have a room waiting for you at the perfect place to stay. Check in and enjoy some downtime.

As dinnertime approaches, it's time to head out for a bite to eat in Kyustendil. If you are looking to dine at a popular restaurant in the city, it's often a good idea to reserve a table in advance.

Reserve your spot at Restaurant Friends, a popular local restaurant in Kyustendil. 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 3,791 satisfied guests.

Make it a priority to experience Pizza Royal Kyustendil during your stay in Kyustendil. This popular local restaurant offers an unparalleled menu, with a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 673 discerning guests.

Explore the culinary wonders of Hotel Ramira, a popular local gem in Kyustendil. Its enticing menu promises a journey through flavors that will leave a lasting impression. Renowned for its impeccable service, it boasts a 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 593 satisfied guests.

If you’re in the mood for a drink, visit Passione, one of the top bars you could visit in the city. Passione is an excellent place for a refreshing evening drink and is rated an average of 4.1 out of 5 stars by 680 customers.

Alternatively, you could enjoy a toast with locals at Vintage bar and dinner. Around 201 customers have rated their experience at Vintage bar and dinner an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Relax and recharge in preparation for another adventurous day in Bulgaria!

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Day 4

Day 4 – Bogoyna, Tran, Bankya, and Kyustendil

  • Tran
  • Kyustendil
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Drive 231 km, 4 hours 2 min

  • Transko zhdrelo
  • Holy Paraskeva
  • Holy Trinity
  • Tran Eco Trail II
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On day 4 of your road trip, you’ll start and end your day in Kyustendil, but spend part of the day exploring places of interest outside the immediate village. On today's itinerary, you'll find attractions in Bogoyna, Tran, Bankya, and Kyustendil. You still have 2 nights left in Kyustendil.

After soaking in Kyustendil’s unique atmosphere, jump into the car with a full heart and drive in the direction of your next destination: Bogoyna. Expect your car journey to take a minimum of 1 hour 38 min. When you arrive in Bogoyna, it's time to take a break from the road.

When you’re ready for some sightseeing, make your way to Erma River Gorge, Tran. This much-appreciated park is rated 4.7 out of 5 stars in 2,071 reviews.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Tran, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. Keep in mind that your travel time from Bogoyna to Tran may take around 7 min without traffic disruptions. Upon arrival, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

Once you're ready to continue your road trip, it's time to buckle up and drive, eagerly anticipating your arrival in Bankya. This drive usually takes around 32 min, without any stops or traffic disruptions.

Be one of the day’s first visitors at Yablanitsa River Gorge. This park is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 370 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll return to Kyustendil and your accommodation.

After a day of adventure, treat yourself to an exquisite dinner at one of Kyustendil's best restaurants.

Don't forget to book a table at Dream's House, a well-known eatery in Kyustendil. This popular restaurant and its sumptuous cuisine have won the hearts of food lovers. Its commitment to a delicious menu is evident in its 4 out of 5-star rating from 567 satisfied guests.

Ensure you visit Restaurant "Pizza West" while exploring Kyustendil. This popular restaurant offers a delicious menu, distinguished with a rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars, celebrated by 267 discerning guests.

Immerse yourself in the culinary delights of Ресторант Автографф, a popular restaurant in Kyustendil. With a menu designed to delight, it ensures a dining experience that transcends the ordinary. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 188 discerning diners.

After your meal, consider going for a drink to celebrate this wonderful night in Bulgaria. One of the best bars in the city is Vogue. This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 63 customers.

To gain one of the best bar experiences in Kyustendil, we recommend the cocktails at City Garden - Avtograff. This bar has been rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 63 customers and is an excellent place to make local friends.

Relax and recharge in preparation for another adventurous day in Bulgaria!

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Day 5

Day 5 – Zemen, Vrabcha, Sirishtnik, and Kyustendil

  • Kyustendil
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Drive 211 km, 3 hours 46 min

  • Vrabcha Waterfall
  • Ecopath "Looking at nine mountains"
  • Zemen Monastery "St John the Apostle"
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Greet day 5 of your road trip in Bulgaria with a smile and start your day with a hearty breakfast. You will return to Kyustendil for your remaining 1 night in the city later today, but first, it’s time for some exploring! On the agenda for this day, you’ll find only the best things to see and do in Zemen, Vrabcha, Sirishtnik, and Kyustendil.

Fasten your seatbelt and make your way to your next stop. Vrabcha, home to many well-known sights in the region, is a lovely destination on today’s itinerary. Keep in mind that your travel time from Kyustendil to Vrabcha may take around 1 hour 32 min without traffic disruptions. Upon arrival, we highly recommend checking out some of the top attractions.

Seize the day by visiting some of the best attractions in the area, like Vrabcha waterfall. This extraordinary waterfall has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 429 visitors.

Sirishtnik’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Vrabcha behind. This drive usually takes around 59 min. Sirishtnik welcomes you with a multitude of unique vacation experiences.

Make Ecopath "Looking at nine mountains" your first stop of the day. Previous visitors have rated this sightseeing destination an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 408 reviews.

As you’ve unraveled the marvels of Sirishtnik, it’s time to gear up for the next part of your road trip adventure. Under favorable conditions, your drive to Zemen may take around 25 min. Upon your arrival in Zemen, you’ll be greeted with the opportunity to do some sightseeing and exploring.

When you’re done exploring the area’s best attractions, you’ll drive back to your accommodation in Kyustendil.

As dinnertime approaches, it's time to head out for a bite to eat in Kyustendil. If you are looking to dine at a popular restaurant in the city, it's often a good idea to reserve a table in advance.

Reserve a table at Пицария Наполи, a renowned restaurant in Kyustendil. This culinary gem and its flavorful dishes have captured the hearts of food enthusiasts. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.1 out of 5-star rating from 431 guests.

Ensure you experience culinary excellence at Borks while in Kyustendil. This dining establishment presents an exquisite menu that has received a rating of 4 out of 5 stars, acclaimed by 333 discerning diners.

Experience a taste of Kyustendil at Терасата, a popular local restaurant. With a menu designed to impress, it promises a journey of flavors that will leave you captivated. Its reputation is reflected in its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 114 customers.

Head back to your accommodation in Kyustendil and get some rest in preparation for another magical day of your road trip in Bulgaria!

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Day 6

Day 6 – Kyustendil, Rila Monastery, Bistritsa, Stob, and Nevestino

  • Kyustendil
  • Blagoevgrad
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Drive 145 km, 2 hours 54 min

  • Hisarlaka Fortress
  • Kadin Bridge
  • Rila
  • Rila Monastery
  • Stob Earth Pyramids
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On day 6 of your exciting self-drive vacation in Bulgaria, you’ll soak in the magnificence of 6 destinations, Kyustendil, Rila Monastery, Bistritsa, Stob, Nevestino, and Blagoevgrad. When you’re not sightseeing, take time to relax at your selected hotel in Blagoevgrad, where you’ll be staying for 1 night.

Your sightseeing of the day begins at Hisarlaka Fortress, a remarkable architectural structure where it’s easy to get lost in exploration. This top attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 3,960 reviews.

Continue your road trip and head to your next destination, Nevestino. This car ride takes around 18 min.

After soaking in Nevestino’s unique atmosphere, jump into the car with a full heart and drive in the direction of your next destination: Bistritsa. Expect your car journey to take a minimum of 32 min. When you arrive in Bistritsa, it's time to take a break from the road.

Your sightseeing of the day begins at Rila, a remarkable urban park where it’s easy to get lost in exploration. This top attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 3,899 reviews.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to Blagoevgrad, where you'll have a hotel waiting for you. Check in and spend some time relaxing before you head out to explore the city.

After a long day of exploring, sit down for a delicious dinner at a top-rated restaurant in Blagoevgrad.

Plan ahead and secure a table at Trezor, an acclaimed dining establishment in Blagoevgrad. This restaurant and its exquisite cuisine have earned the admiration of diners far and wide. Its commitment to culinary excellence shines through its 4.5 out of 5-star rating from 563 satisfied guests.

Do not overlook the culinary excellence of Царски клуб Вароша while experiencing the best of Blagoevgrad. This renowned restaurant presents a refined menu, distinguished with an exceptional rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars, celebrated by 764 discerning diners.

Indulge in the rich flavors of Verde, an elegant culinary destination in Blagoevgrad. A menu crafted to perfection guarantees a dining experience that will satisfy even the most discerning palate. Its stellar reputation is reflected in its 4.1 out of 5-star rating from 717 previous guests.

One of the best bars in Blagoevgrad you could visit tonight after your dinner is BeFree. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 851 customers.

Another popular bar in the city is Найс плейс. This bar is rated an average of 4 out of 5 stars by 657 customers.

Locals also enjoy Swing. This bar has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 144 customers.

Raise your glass to another unforgettable day in Bulgaria!

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Day 7

Day 7 – Plovdiv and Sofia

  • Plovdiv
  • Sofia
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Drive 406 km, 4 hours 36 min

  • Ancient Theatre of Philippopolis
  • Singing Fountains
  • Tsar Simeon Garden
  • Ancient Stadium of Philipopolis
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Dive into day 7 of your remarkable road trip in Bulgaria. Today you will jump into the car and make your way to Plovdiv and Sofia, where you will have the opportunity to experience all the top things to see and do. At the end of the day, you’ll unwind at one of the finest accommodations in Sofia. You’ll stay here for 1 night.

Plovdiv’s wonders await as you prepare for another journey on the road, leaving the breathtaking surroundings of Blagoevgrad behind. This drive usually takes around 2 hours 38 min. Plovdiv welcomes you with a multitude of unique vacation experiences.

Make Ancient Theatre of Philippopolis your first stop of the day. Previous visitors have rated this sightseeing destination an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 17,603 reviews.

Next up, make a stop at Singing Fountains. With an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 12,362 visitors, it's easy to understand why so many people visit this park every year.

“Tsar Simeon Garden” Park is another attraction you can visit on this day of your vacation. This park has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 15,346 visitors.

When you’re finished at “Tsar Simeon Garden” Park, the perfect next stop is Ancient Stadium of Philipopolis. This point of interest is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 7,705 reviews.

When you’re ready to jump back into the car and say goodbye to Plovdiv, you’ll hit the road in the direction of Sofia. This drive usually takes around 1 hour 43 min. When you arrive, enjoy some sightseeing.

After soaking up all the sights of today's itinerary, you'll be ready to hit the road in the direction of Sofia. Sofia offers plenty of top-rated hotels and other places to stay on any travel budget. Check in at the hotel of your choice and take some time to relax before you head out to explore.

Indulge in a memorable dining experience at one of Sofia's most popular restaurants, and connect with friendly locals for an authentic adventure.

Make a reservation at The Wrong Bar, a popular dining spot in Sofia. Its reputation for being a popular dining spot shines through its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 1,293 satisfied diners.

Make a reservation at Taj Mahal Restaurant while indulging in the charm of Sofia. This restaurant offers a delicious menu reflected with a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars, cherished by 1,423 discerning connoisseurs.

Indulge in the flavors of Luciano, a treasured establishment in Sofia. Its diverse menu promises to tantalize your palate and elevate your dining experience. Known for its exceptional service, it has earned a 4.4 out of 5-star rating from 1,291 satisfied guests.

Halbite Beer Hall is an excellent example. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 2,280 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Lime Cafe & Cocktails. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,223 customers.

5 Corners Pub is another of the best bars in the city of Sofia that serves various drinks. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,463 customers.

Relax and reminisce about your day in Bulgaria and look forward to more memorable moments to come!

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Day 8

Day 8 – Sofia - departure day

  • Sofia - Departure day
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  • Holy Trinity Park
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Day 8 of your road trip in Bulgaria is your departure day. This is your chance to catch a last glimpse of Sofia before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. If you've still got time left, we recommend doing some last-minute shopping or sightseeing.

On your last day in Bulgaria, take time to indulge in shopping at Sofia’s popular marketplace. Thanks to your accommodation’s strategic location, city’s bustling commercial district is only a stone’s throw away, giving you ample time to leisurely explore the area, filled with local shops.

Take time to find the perfect present, reminding you of the charms of Bulgaria. Each store here is brimming with unique finds.

Before you conclude your road trip in Bulgaria, drop by another restaurant for a last chance at a memorable dining experience in Sofia.

You’ll then say farewell to Sofia. Drive to the airport, return your car, and take the opportunity to get some last-minute souvenirs before you board your flight home. We wish you a pleasant journey and hope you leave with many wonderful memories of your road trip in Bulgaria!

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