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Rila Monastery Day Tour With Lunch

time-raw8 hours
Very Easy
Pickup Option
Free Pickup

Visit the biggest and most important orthodox cloister in Bulgaria, part of UNESCO, visit the cave of St.Ivan Rilski with included lunch

What to expect?

The tour includes a visit of Rila Monastery, recognized as part of UNESCO world heritage site. It also explores the cave of St. Ivan Rilski the miracle- worker, who is the most famous Bulgarian hermit and saint. Start the tour with a pick up from your Sofia hotel. Relax on the 2 hour drive to the Rila Monastery. There, you will have a 3-hour tour of the Holy Cloister. Rila Monastery is the biggest and most important orthodox cloister in the country and the jewel of Bulgarian cultural and historical heritage. Recognized as a part of UNESCO world heritage sites since 1976, the monastery is a unique monument of the church architecture. Situated deep in the dense pine forests of the Rila Mountains, it is a place of massive cultural and historical importance through the middle ages.

After your tour of the monastery, take one hour to enjoy a delicious lunch. Once your hour-long break is over, embark on the 2-hour journey back to Sofia.

What is included?

Hotel pickup and drop-off,

Professional guide,


Entry/Admission - Rila Monastery

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
    • Cancellation Policy: Fee of 100% if cancelled 24 hours before event or less.
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