Afternoon delights with Sofia

Tour information

Dig into the Bulgarian cuisine culture and spend your afternoon like a true local. Enjoy walking around the city and seeing the most important monuments such as King’s Palace, National Theater, the ‘mini Jerusalem square’, Lion’s Bridge, while at the same time you get to try delicious Bulgarian wines, tasty sweets and meze.

Your journey starts with your guide leading you towards the beautiful building of the National Theater, King’s palace, and Presidency. From there you’ll pay a visit to a favourite among locals, the Art Club, where you’ll enjoy snacks, the world famous Shopska salad, and a glass of a very traditional Bulgarian drink called ayryan.

The tour will then continue and head towards St. Nedelya church, Banya Bashi Mosque, and the Synagogue, at a square called ‘the mini Jerusalem’. After that your guide takes you to visit the ancient Central Hali Market where you’ll get a chance to buy all kinds of local delicacies. Just before the end of the tour you’ll see the newest underground in Europe, the Lion’s Bridge. The tour ends at a typical Bulgarian restaurant called 4 houses, where you’ll enjoy fantastic Bulgarian wines and meats.

This tour includes:

English speaking local guide — Hali Market — Lukanka — Babek — Pastarma — Shopska salad — Wine tasting of great Bulgarian wine. — Cup of ayryan — National Theater — King’s palace — Presidency — The Art Club — The Rotunda St. George — St. Nedelya church — Banya Bashi — Mosque — Synagogue — The Small Jerusalem — Lions’ Bridge

Traveler Reviews

  • “Excellent”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on March 23, 2016

    Perfect tour and excellent guide service during my one day tour Breakfast with Sofia. I would recommend it.

  • “We had an excellent 5 day tour!”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on September 23, 2013

    The 5 day tour arranged for us, a Japanese family of four, by Zelanos tour was excellent.We had a very knowledgeable Japanese speaking guide and a good driver.After discussing where to visit, we…

  • “Fantastic trip to Plovdiv”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on August 21, 2013

    Always when I travel for business, I use the services of local travel agencies for organizing tours to local attractions. It is my third visit in Sofia and I always recover Bulgaria again and…

On arrival

The meeting point is by the Grand Hotel Sofia.

Please note that we prefer accepting cash.

Things to note

The tour ends by the Lions’ Bridge.

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From 15:00 to 17:30
Grand Hotel Sofia
София София-град BG
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