Essence of Bulgaria

Essence of Bulgaria

Style: TravellerCultural discovery away from the crowds
Duration: 12 days
Type: GroupTravel with a small group of other travellers

Dates and Prices

BEB/20-0123 May 2020£1,675Guaranteedbook now »
BEB/20-0225 Aug 2020£1,675Availablebook now »

Why not to visit Romania and Moldova at the end of this tour for a more in depth look at this fascinating and little visited part of Europe? Our Romania - The Land that Time Forgot followed by our Moldova Discovery small group tours can be done as back to back tours. Contact us for details ! 

Minimum Group Size

This group tour operates subject to a minimum group size of 2 travellers.

Single Supplement

Single Supplement £225 - To view in other currencies select a departure date and click on book now.

Extra Accommodation

Extra night accommodation pre and/or post tour in Sofia costs from £80 per person, per night sharing a twin/double room and £70 per person in a solo occupancy room.

Please note that the prices quoted above are for the category of accommodation and hotel used for this particular tour. Depending on the hotel eventually confirmed there may be some difference in the rate advertised by the hotel, and the prices available through Undiscovered Destinations. It should be noted we will not apply a surcharge should more expensive accommodation be used. At the same time in the event that a lower rate is available for the confirmed hotel we are unable to offer a refund.


Airport transfers are included if you are booking pre and/or post tour accommodation at the hotel mentioned in our tour dossier.


Return direct flights from London to Sofia start at £170. Contact us for a quotation.

Travel to Bulgaria by Train

We know that for many of our destinations flying cannot be avoided. But we believe that for some of our tours, taking the train is a practical, affordable and most of all a very enjoyable alternative. Even flying in just one direction will have a very positive benefit on the environment. To compare the emissions for your next trip take a look at this easy to use emissions calculator -

For a quote to travel from a European city other than London please contact us. We will advise you of the options, including routes and fares.

Contact us for further details about how we can help you plan the perfect environmentally friendly addition to your holiday. As well as train tickets, we can arrange stopovers along the way, including hotels and guided tours.

Travel Blog

Read a blog about travels from this tour hereEssence of Bulgaria - Travel Blog

Thinking of extending your tour to Romania ?

For those wishing to travel overland to Romania after, note that there is the option on the Day 11 of the itinerary to transfer by car to Ruse, a privileged village located north from Kalofer. Please contact us for details.

Alternatively, you can fly from Sofia to Bucharest.

Private Tour

If you do not wish to be part of a group tour then you can do the same tour on a private basis. Please contact us for prices. 

Alternatively, we can also tailor a similar or totally different itinerary to meet your requirements. Please get in touch with Estelle so that I can tailor your perfect adventure to Bulgaria at any time of the year !