Eastern Europe Express

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Run by: Intrepid

Reference number: WMSI

From: £875.00

Embark on a spectacular journey from Romania and through Bulgaria, discovering the architectural grandeur and quaint cultural enclaves that make this such an intriguing part of the world. Absorb Bucharest’s austere atmosphere on a guided walking tour, compare age-old places of worship in Sofia and be treated to traditional Bulgarian hospitality on an overnight homestay in Gorno Draglishte. Breathe in crisp alpine air on a hike in the Pirin Mountains, and meander back in time in the Old Town of Plovdiv. Relatively short in terms of distance travelled, this nine-day trip is a fascinating study in just how much regions can change as you cross national borders. Highlights/r/n
  • Immerse yourself in the communist past and vibrant present of Bucharest, a city often underrated by travellers
  • Travel through the scenic Rila Mountains in Bulgaria, mingling with monks at the 10th-century Rila Monastery
  • The village of Gorno Draglishte is home to a rich cultural heritage and a delightful community of welcoming locals. Experience the best of both worlds during a family home-stay (delicious home-cooked dinner included)
  • The ancient Roman theatre in Plovdiv’s city centre was only discovered when a landslide uncovered it in the 1970s. Explore the amphitheatre and Plovdiv's other significant sights on a guided walking tour

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
01/10/2018 09/10/2018 1 £900.00
15/10/2018 23/10/2018 4 £875.00
22/04/2019 30/04/2019 7 £875.00
29/04/2019 07/05/2019 8 £875.00
06/05/2019 14/05/2019 9 £875.00
13/05/2019 21/05/2019 11 £910.00
20/05/2019 28/05/2019 12 £945.00
03/06/2019 11/06/2019 12 £945.00
10/06/2019 18/06/2019 10 £945.00
17/06/2019 25/06/2019 8 £910.00
24/06/2019 02/07/2019 12 £910.00
08/07/2019 16/07/2019 12 £875.00
22/07/2019 30/07/2019 10 £875.00
12/08/2019 20/08/2019 12 £910.00
26/08/2019 03/09/2019 12 £945.00
09/09/2019 17/09/2019 12 £945.00
16/09/2019 24/09/2019 12 £945.00
23/09/2019 01/10/2019 12 £910.00
30/09/2019 08/10/2019 11 £910.00
07/10/2019 15/10/2019 12 £875.00
14/10/2019 22/10/2019 11 £875.00
20/04/2020 28/04/2020 12 £875.00
27/04/2020 05/05/2020 12 £875.00
04/05/2020 12/05/2020 12 £875.00
11/05/2020 19/05/2020 12 £875.00
18/05/2020 26/05/2020 12 £875.00
01/06/2020 09/06/2020 12 £875.00
08/06/2020 16/06/2020 12 £875.00
15/06/2020 23/06/2020 12 £875.00
22/06/2020 30/06/2020 12 £875.00
06/07/2020 14/07/2020 12 £875.00
20/07/2020 28/07/2020 12 £875.00
10/08/2020 18/08/2020 12 £875.00
24/08/2020 01/09/2020 12 £875.00
07/09/2020 15/09/2020 12 £875.00
14/09/2020 22/09/2020 12 £875.00
21/09/2020 29/09/2020 12 £875.00
28/09/2020 06/10/2020 12 £875.00
05/10/2020 13/10/2020 12 £875.00
12/10/2020 20/10/2020 12 £875.00

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