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Small-Group Day Trip to North Bulgaria provided by TravelMaker

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Small-Group Day Trip to North Bulgaria

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Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Romanian Athenaeum
    1, Strada Benjamin Franklin 1-3, București 030167, Romania
    in front of the Romanian Athenaeum just in front of the little garden (1-3 Franklin St., Sector 1, Bucharest), next to Athenee Palace Hilton Hotel.
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  • 1
    Rock-hewn Churches of Ivanovo
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Tsarevets
    Stop: 80 minutes
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  • 3
    Arbanasi
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Romanian Athenaeum
    1, Strada Benjamin Franklin 1-3, București 030167, Romania
    in front of the Romanian Athenaeum just in front of the little garden (1-3 Franklin St., Sector 1, Bucharest), next to Athenee Palace Hilton Hotel.
    See address & details
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Departure Point
Romanian Athenaeum, 1, Strada Benjamin Franklin 1-3, București 030167, Romania
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • English speaking travel assistant
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Rock-hewn Churches of Ivanovo
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel.
  • By taking this tour, please remember that you are leaving Romania and entering Bulgaria. Please ensure that your Visa requirements are in order and it is essential that you carry your passport (or ID card for citizens of EU states)
  • Please note that Ivanovo churches are closed during the winter season between 1 December and 31 March. During this period, you will be able to visit the Roman ruins from Nicopolis Ad Istrum or the Basarbovski Rock Monastery.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour is not suitable for people with walking (stairs climbing) disabilities.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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sun wrote a review Feb 2020
Amman, Jordan1 contribution
The trip was not what we want, it was a historical trip, the company didn't say that, but what made the trip good, comfortable and enjoyable 😄 was the driver şerban riga he is a respectful good driver. We were happy thank you!
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Response from Dan7750, Manager at Small-Group Day Trip to North Bulgaria
Responded 25 Apr 2020
Hello,, Thank you for your time writing to us, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed the Two Castles in One Day tour from Bucharest to Transylvania. Please be assured that we will copy your message to Serban. We trust it will delight him to know his efforts are appreciated and recognized. Hope we can be of service in the near future. Best wishes from Bucharest!
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Anette M wrote a review Sep 2019
Oudtshoorn, South Africa295 contributions45 helpful votes
Our destination was Veliko Tarnovo; A world Heritage site and one of the oldest citiest in Bulgaria. The bus was comfortable, driver good and boarder passing quick. Started with lunch which was excellent. We chose Bulgarian dishes and with fine view over the Jantra river.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from Dan7750, Manager at Small-Group Day Trip to North Bulgaria
Responded 16 Sep 2019
Dear Anette, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are delighted to hear you have enjoyed your tour from Bucharest to Bulgaria with us and we hope to see you again sometimes for another great experience. All the best!
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Derek Michael wrote a review Sep 2019
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I was in Bucharest for a few days about a week ago and was excited that you can actually take a day trip and visit a whole other country! After a week and a half of heavy travel this excursion was perfect. A friend and I met up with Valentine, our driver/guide at a spot near
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Roxana A, Manager at Small-Group Day Trip to North Bulgaria
Responded 25 May 2020
Hello there, Thank you for choosing TravelMaker Tours to help you organize your stay and we really appreciate your feedback and recommendation. We are glad that you had an inspiring experience in Romania with us and hope to have you back soon to explore more. Thank you again on behalf of Valentin and our entire team! With gratitude and best wishes, Roxana Adam
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Roy W wrote a review Sep 2019
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My tour guide was Valentine. He is excellent. Very knowledgeable. Very friendly. Answered all our questions, very personable, intimate tour; it was just me and a colleague. He was cool with letting us nap in the van and talk business when we needed, and jumped back in to talk
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Stefania Istrat... T, Guest Relations Manager at Small-Group Day Trip to North Bulgaria
Responded 4 Sep 2019
Hi Roy, Thank you for sharing with us your Indiana Jones adventures with our guide Valentin. It was a great joy to read about the good and valuable time spent by you and your colleague during your trip, discovering precious UNESCO World Heritage sites. We will share your reveiw with Valentin! We hope you will have the opportunity to discover also Romania with us! See you soon! Stefania I.
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Exploration250462 wrote a review Aug 2019
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Had a great trip to Ivanovo and Veliko Turnovo accompanied by a great tour guide, Eddie. Not expecting such number of stairs to reach the UNESCO heritage side though! Nonetheless, the view of the surrounding was magnificent!
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Dan7750, Manager at Small-Group Day Trip to North Bulgaria
Responded 13 Aug 2019
Dear customer, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a review for the Experience Bulgaria Day Trip from Bucharest. I am pleased to hear that everything went as planned and you have enjoyed the sites and the company of your guide. We hope to see you again soon for even more exciting adventures in Romania! Kind regards, Dan P.
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PetterK164
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A perfect personal trip
We had originally ordered the 5-day trip "Maramures, Bucovina & Danube Delta". Due to changes in flight times, we h
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Ebru A
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Am Interesting Trip Back to 1989
It was a nice tour including visits to the Ceausescu Palace and the Parliament Building. The Travelmaker Guide, Ms.
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lucindaj897
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A brilliant, informative, and very fun day trip to Transylvania!
I went to Bucharest as a solo female traveler and wanted to find some way to be able to experience Transylvania wit
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richmondomark
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Awesome
Pick up was at 8am and the driver boogey was on time.A very friendly and informative guide nothing was to much trou
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Excursion592065
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Blame it on the Boogie!
We had an amazing full-day trip to Transylvania with our awesome guide Boogie. He was friendly, informative, and ma
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Laura L
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Excellent Tour
Very interesring tour. Boogie is very informative and friendly and made the history of the city very interesting.
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Maria M
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Wonderful trip
We loved our trip to Transylvania so much thst we are definitely going to return! TravelMaker are a great travel co
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N7072CRwilliams
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Very Personal, Informative and Enjoyable Tour
Our tour guide, Laura Boeriu, was great. She was waiting for us in our hotel lobby at the scheduled time. She fle
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Michelle M
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Fantastic tour
This tour is a great introduction to Bucharest and its history. Laura, my guide, was really knowledgeable and manag
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455louisl
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Serban was incredible!
Our tour was amazing! We visited during the low season, but we had great weather and plenty of time to see all the
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leannmd33
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Great Experience
We had such a great time on our tour! We had plenty of time to explore both castles and take countless photos. Our
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395jerryc
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Unforgettable tour with Serban
Serban is punctual, polite, personable and a whole lot of fun. We had a blast touring Bucharest, especially the Vi
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Citybreaker2018
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Bulgaria trip
Great trip to Bulgaria fortress with Serban - beautiful weather helped! Really helpful snd informative tour guide w
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806rachaelc
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Fantastic Trip with Serban to the 2 castles and Brasov
We were picked up promptly and had a informative, chatty journey to our first destination (Peles Castle). Throughou
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elaineconnor2
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Fantastic!
This was an amazing tour. Our tour guide Şerban was enthusiastic, friendly, kind and very helpful. He made us feel
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  • Duration: 12h
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