Young Wine Festival Plovdiv 2015

Young Wine Festival - Plovdiv, 27-28 November  2017

Your Day in Plovdiv on Friday, November 27th 2015

Plovdiv is located 150 km from Sofia and we start our journey at 9:00 am from your hotel/accommodation in Sofia. After 1.5hrs drive we begin our walk in the old town for about 2-3 hours. In the old cobblestone neighborhood of the town we visit two 19th century typical houses, Nebet tepe ancient remains, St.St. Constantine and Helena church, the old pharmacy. According to your own wish, we can stop for a lunch in some of the old town restaurants and enjoy some homemade dishes and a cold beer before we climb up to the Roman Amphitheater. Then we will visit the remains of the roman stadium and the medieval mosque form XIV century.

At 13:00 we will join the official opening of the festival with Dionissos’ procession, the God of wine, which will cross trough the old city and will include traditional dances and songs. The ending point will be an old square, where a special program will be performed. There will be wine tasting possibilities in the old town houses. After the end of the show we will head back to Sofia around 17:00h.

Your Day in Plovdiv on Saturday, November 28th 2015

Plovdiv is located 150 km from Sofia and we start our journey at 9:00 am from your hotel/accommodation in Sofia. After 1.5 hrs drive we begin our walk in the old town for about 2-3 hours. In the old cobblestone neighborhood of the town we visit two 19th century typical houses, Nebet tepe ancient remains, St.St. Constantine and Helena church, the old pharmacy. According to your own wish, we can stop for a lunch in some of the old town restaurants and enjoy some homemade dishes and a cold beer before we climb up to the Roman Amphitheater. Then we will visit the remains of the roman stadium and the medieval mosque form XIV century.

The ending point will be an old square, where some traditional dances and songs will be performed. There will be wine tasting possibilities in the old town houses. We will head back to Sofia around 17:00h.

The festival will continue three days, so it is optional to stay overnight in Plovdiv and make some other visits in the area - Backovo Monastery, Assen's fortress, The Old Wine cellar wine tasting - upon request by e-mail: info@vtravel.bg

Start: 9:00/End: 19:00h

Driving time: 4h 00m approx.

Walking time: 4h 00m approx.

Handicap accessible: Very limited accessibility

Special requirements: Comfortable shoes (cobblestone streets)


Price for 1 day

1 person

2 persons

3 persons

4-8 persons

           9-14 persons

 

 130 Eur / 255 BGN

 75 Eur per person 147 BGN

 65 Eur / 127 BGN per person

55 Eur / 108 BGN per person

45 Eur / 88 BGN per person

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

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