Plovdiv Wine Tour - V travel Ltd.

Plovdiv Wine Tasting Tour

Plovdiv Overview

Once the wealthiest and most important city of the Thrace Valley, today Plovdiv still offers its visitors a lot of incredible places and memories. Standing proudly on the banks of Maritsa river, the town will amaze everybody with its beauty. With every step you make, Ancient Phillipopolis and Revival Plovdiv are revealing in front of you different pages from their wonderful history. The city is elected to be cultural capital of Europe in 2019 and is in the chart top 10-must see cities for 2015 by Lonely Planet.

The location of the city is also not accidental. Chosen by the founders of Plovdiv – the Thracians, the region is proud with the fantastic wine produced here for centuries. For this reason V travel (Licensed Touroperator) offers you one special tour and unique tour you will not find in any other travel agency. Feel the spirit of Plovdiv and taste its unique wine in a winery, where even the North Korean leader Kim Sen Ir had been. Founded in 1891, the wine cellar today keeps the secrets of all the important communist leaders, who have tasted this special wine.

The city of Plovdiv with its museums, historical sites, ancient houses and paved streets will be proudly the European Capital of Culture in 2019.

Your Day in Plovdiv + Wine Tasting

Our tour will start from your hotel/accommodation in Sofia at 9:00. In about 2 hours' drive we will reach the Old town of Plovdiv. Here we will spend 2 hours admiring the wonderful Revival houses of the richest people in Plovdiv from 19th century before we proceed to the Ancient theater, located on one of the highest hills in the city. In the beginning of our walk we can stop in an old house, where you can try local production of alcohol drinks and rose oil products (this degostation is not included in the price-3 Euro per person). This option will fulfill your Bulgarian traditional cuisine experience.  

After we visit the old town we will continue our tour to small typical Bulgarian restaurant on our way to the wine cell. You can have lunch there (optional). Around 15:00 we will arrive at the “chateau”, where Bulgaria communist leader Todor Zhivkov had met one of his most important guests. We will learn the amazing history of the winery and after that will proceed with tasting 5 different kinds of the fantastic wine. Around 16:30 we will start our journey back to Sofia with wonderful memories from the day.


Start: 8:30h / End: 18:30h

Recommended period: All year round, except Sundays (Winery is closed)

Driving time: 4h 30m approx.

Walking time: 3h approx

Handicap accessible: No

Special requirements: comfortable shoes (cobblestone streets)

Sundays the winery is closed!


Prices

1 person

2 persons

3 persons

4-8 persons

           9-18 persons

 

 139 Eur / 272 BGN

 79 Eur per person 155 BGN

 69 Eur per person 135 BGN

59 Eur per person 115 BGN

49 Eur per person 97 BGN

             The tour price includes: transfer to/from your hotel/accommodation in Sofia, guide in English, parking fees, entrance fee, wine tasting (5 different wines). Meals and personal expenses are not included.

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