Travel to Bulgaria with On The Go Tours
From the cities filled with medieval history to the remote villages where traditional rural life plays out, Bulgaria is a magical destination with beautiful forests and dramatic mountain ranges to boot. It's a land of imposing churches and historic fortresses, and superbly preserved amphitheatres. In the cities you'll find an excellent choice of cafes and restaurants, as well as bars and clubs where Bulgaria's famed nightlife grows increasingly popular with international visitors.Read More
Taking in the highlights of Sofia, Veliko Tarnovo and Plovdiv, our group tours to Bulgaria combine the best of what the country has to offer with that of its neighbours with overland journeys through Serbia, Macedonia, Romania and Turkey to name just some of the countries we visit in Eastern Europe.
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Bulgaria Group Tours
We have a number of group tours this summer that include Bulgaria as part of their tour of Eastern Europe in the. Start your tour in Sofia – the nation’s capital or take a longer journey which explores picturesque Veliko Tarnovo - home to a host of churches and other ruins as well as quaint Plovdiv – a lively university town with beautiful cobbled streets and a nightlife set to rival Sofia. Why not end your tour in Turkey’s exciting Istanbul – the gateway to Asia!
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All our group tours to Bulgaria that visit Plovdiv include entry into the famous Roman amphitheatre. Built back in the 2nd century AD - it was only discovered in 1972 when a freakish landslide swept through the area. In its heyday the amphitheatre would have help up to 6000 spectators and since restoration the venue often revered as one of Bulgaria's most magical venues is back hosting concerts and special events.
Bulgaria Travel Guide
Whether you're in the early planning stages or close to departing, our travel guide resources are just what you need for your travel preparation.
Places on our must-see list of any visit to Bulgaria
Information on climatic and weather conditions in Bulgaria
Money, shopping, transport, food, health advice and more...
Visa requirements for Bulgaria and info on getting your visa
Tours that cover Bulgaria and Eastern Europe
Information on what to expect
- Under the Yoke
by Ivan Vazov
- Street without a Name: Childhood and Other Misadventures in Bulgaria
by Kapka Kassabova
- East of the West: a Country in Stories
by Miroslav Penkov
Facts about Bulgaria
- Bulgaria is the oldest country in Europe to have not changed its name since it was first established.
- The country is home to over 600 mineral springs, the highest number found in Continental Europe.
- The Cyrillic alphabet was invented by two Bulgarian monks in the 9th century AD.