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From Sofia: Self-guided trip to Rila Monastery provided by Rila Shuttle

From Sofia: Self-guided trip to Rila Monastery

From Sofia: Self-guided trip to Rila Monastery
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£17.38
per adult
Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
What you can expect during your visit
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Face masks required for guides in public areas
About
Know before you go
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 15352P8
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
Friendly driver • Round-trip shared transfer • Transport by air-conditioned minivan • Entry/Admission - Rila Shuttle
Exclusions
Entrance fees for the Rila Monastery museum are optional. The monastery entrance is free of charge. • Food and drinks • Lunch • Gratuities • Guiding services
Duration
7h
Departure details
pl. "Sveti Aleksandar Nevski" 4, 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria Meeting point is behind St. Alexander Nevski cathedral and in front of La Cattedrale restaurant. Shuttle minibus will have Rila Shuttle sign at the front window.
Inclusions
Friendly driver • Round-trip shared transfer • Transport by air-conditioned minivan • Entry/Admission - Rila Shuttle
Exclusions
Entrance fees for the Rila Monastery museum are optional. The monastery entrance is free of charge. • Food and drinks • Lunch • Gratuities • Guiding services
Departure details
pl. "Sveti Aleksandar Nevski" 4, 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria Meeting point is behind St. Alexander Nevski cathedral and in front of La Cattedrale restaurant. Shuttle minibus will have Rila Shuttle sign at the front window.
Duration
7h
Return details
Returns to original departure point
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Infant seats available
The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
No shorts or no sleeves clothes allowed at the Monastery
Minimum age is 2
Child seats must be requested in advance
Near public transportation
Not recommended for travellers with back problems
Not recommended for pregnant travellers
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
Most travellers can participate
This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    pl. "Sveti Aleksandar Nevski" 4
    pl. "Sveti Aleksandar Nevski" 4, 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Meeting point is behind St. Alexander Nevski cathedral and in front of La Cattedrale restaurant. Shuttle minibus will have Rila Shuttle sign at the front window.
    See address & details
  • 1
    Rila Monastery
    Stop: 24 hours
    See details
  • 2
    Rila National Park
    Stop: 3 hours
    See details
  • 3
    Rila Mountains
    Stop: 3 hours
    See details
  • 4
    Rila Shuttle
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll end at
    pl. "Sveti Aleksandar Nevski" 4
    pl. "Sveti Aleksandar Nevski" 4, 1000 Sofia Center, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Meeting point is behind St. Alexander Nevski cathedral and in front of La Cattedrale restaurant. Shuttle minibus will have Rila Shuttle sign at the front window.
    See address & details
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By: Rila Shuttle
aristotelis_koun
aristotelis_koun
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Overall great experience
Everything about this trip was great! The Rila national park is outstanding and the transfer was a wise choice as w
fplvc
fplvc
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Rent-a-van with other people
Everything was almost on time, basically renting out a van with other people for 40€ The van was terribly uncomfort
Nunziosk
Nunziosk
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Fantastic day tour at the 7 Rila lakes with Radi!!!
One of the best landscapes I've seen! Our guide Radi was very careful, informative, friendly and punctual and brou
Trip05913379914
Trip05913379914
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Great day trip!
The transfer ride to Rila was ok. It was minibus with airconditioning and very comfortable. Before we left we were
JulesBVT92
JulesBVT92
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Perfect shuttle service
Perfect organization, always on time, this is what you need to be able to visit Monaster and 7 lakes in one day wit
Joanita R
Joanita R
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Professional Shuttle Service
The Rila Shuttle Company was professional and on time. It was a great outing to Rila Lakes. The driver was profess
Eva M
Eva M
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Amazing service!
The service was perfect! The driver and his colleague were very nice in explaining everything needed for the day an
A4871DIjosev
A4871DIjosev
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Excellent Tour!!!
Excellent tour to visit Rila Monastery and Boyana church in one day. Very well organized and with a profesional gu
P3961NCsimong
P3961NCsimong
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Fabulous trip to Rila Lakes & Monastery
We took a full day Rila 7 Lakes plus Rila Monastery trip back in October and had a fabulous time (we had the walk a
patriciacalixto
patriciacalixto
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Very friendly, easy and on time!
Very friendly, easy and on time! The driver was lovely and informative about what to do and see in the Rila Lakes.
jellybiens
jellybiens
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Fantastic hiking experience.
Fantastic hiking experience. Amazing scenary and gorgeous views. If you go in the colder months though, stick to th
GuillemF_13
GuillemF_13
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Excellent planification for Rila lakes + monastery
I liked it a lot! It may seem as if both activities are too much for one day initially, but they really aren't, the
Vidalson
Vidalson
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Perfect one-day trip
Perfect to see the lakes and the monastery the same day; time enough to visit both atractions. Philip was very kind
PiotrZ107
PiotrZ107
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Rolls Royce in weekend trips
Service developed to perfection. Only what is expected from you is to sit and enjoy, your amazing guide and driver
jorgeoE3846EV
jorgeoE3846EV
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Best way to combine 2 amazing places, the 7 Rila Lakes and the Rila Monastery
Wonderful experience!! An amazing day to enjoy the nature beauty of 7 Rila Lakes and the most sacred place in Bulga
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