A free walking tour to remember in Sofia /small group up to 5 people/

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Registered on June 29, 2023

I had an opportunity to visit more than 40 countries by the age of 29! I love travelling, visiting different countries, and exploring different cultures! My TOP 5 places are: 1. Portugal 2. USA 3. Israel 4. China 5. Myanmar Mother of a princess, I have many different hobbies: one of them is watching soccer with my husband! I am keen on sports! I love hiking, wine tasting, and good food! Licensed tour guide by the Ministry of Tourism in Bulgaria

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Sofia is a magical place! And with me, you are going to experience it all. So get ready; culture, history, and local lifestyle await!

Dive into the origin of Sofia as you see the city’s main landmarks like the oldest operating church, National palace of culture, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, and City Garden. And how about the hidden gems?

Oh, you’re in for a surprise! Experience their Sofia to the max based on my expertise. 
I’ll make sure you have fun enjoying a unique and local perspective of Sofia.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    pl. "Sveta Nedelya" 5, 1000 Sofia Cen...
    pl. "Sveta Nedelya" 5, 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria
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    I will be in front of the main entrance of Sofia Balkan Palace hotel.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    National Palace of Culture

    National Palace of culture is one of the main symbols of Sofia. The National Palace of Culture - Congress Centre Sofia (NDK) is the largest multifunctional complex in Southeastern Europe. In the mid 1970's the government decided that Bulgaria needed a large-scale cultural center. The deadline for its construction was 1981, to host the celebrations marking 1300 years of the establishment of the Bulgarian state.

  • 2
    Outside visit
    Vitosha Boulevard

    Vitosha street is split in two parts - a pedestrian zone, and traffic one. In the past is used to be in charts of TOP 10 most expensive streets in the world. Nowadays is the most famous street in Bulgaria - a hot spot for enterteinment. There are more than 50 different restaurants - fast food, fine dine, bars, coffeterias and traditional Bulgarian restaurants.

  • 3
    Outside visit
    Monument to the Tsar Liberator
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Sofia's Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Hagia Sophia

    Saint Sofia Church was constructed on the site of several former churches, the earliest of which dates back to the 4th-century. During this time, Sofia was known as the ancient Roman city of Serdica.

  • 6
    Outside visit
    Ivan Vazov National Theater
  • 7
    Outside visit
    St George Rotunda Church
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Sveta Nedelya Church

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Kayleigh 02 Dec 2023

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Travelled in group - Dec 2023
The tour was informative and the route m took us to all the places tourists should see in Sofia. Anna-Mariya was really friendly, she shared a lot of information and provided some recommendations for the rest of our trip. Would definitely recommend.
Emanuela 17 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Anna-Mariya is a great tour guide! Very well prepared, interesting, funny and she pays attention to the needs of the participants. It's a pleasure to walk around the city with her!
Elisenda 15 Nov 2023

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
It's was an amazing tour and great guide! She is funny, very professional, fantastic overview of the full history and city Centre plus great local recommendations
Gabriela 10 Nov 2023

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Travelled alone - Nov 2023
Had a really great time! Very detail oriented tour and really knowledgeable guide! Great pro tips!
Fabian 30 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
The tour with Anna-Mariya was just amazing! The small group allows you to ask a lot of questions and get to know even more and there hasn't been any question Anma wasn't ablw to answer. We also had a lot of fun so time just flew by :). Thanks you a lot Anna-Mariya!!
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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