The Plovdiv Insider ExperienceBulWTours2018-05-06T20:31:11+00:00
Let us take you to places that locals cherish and introduce you to locally-produced foods and beverages. Discover off-the-beaten-path places and experience the daily life of Plovdiv. This 4-hour walking food & culture tour is led by locals, who will lead you through the streets and hills of Plovdiv and uncover the hidden secrets and flavors of the city.
Discover incredible sights and tastes on a 4-hour walking food & culture tour of Plovdiv.
Get off-the-beaten tourist track and experience the second largest city in Bulgaria like a local. Put on your comfortable walking shoes for a leisurely stroll around Plovdiv’s residential, historical and commercial areas. Get to know the unique character of the city from cobblestone streets and quaint parks to socialist buildings and monuments that hold on to the secrets of the past.
The walking tour will feature Plovdiv’s Old Town (part of UNESCO’s tentative list) , the newly revived Kapana Art District, the Roman Stadium (2nd century AD), Tsar Simeon’s Garden and the lake with the singing fountains, Alyosha Memorial (offering the best views over Plovdiv and the Rhodope Mountains), local food tastings, a pause for coffee or wine, and admission to both the Roman Theater (1st century AD) and the Plovdiv Ethnographic Museum.
Sample Bulgarian dishes from the eclectic Bulgarian kitchen. You’ll try traditional pastries, cured meats, local chutneys, Bulgarian cheeses and yogurts. Bulgarians are fond of strong spirits like rakia and heavy red wines. Expect a little something that is guaranteed to warm you up even on a colder day in Plovdiv.
Marvel at the tranquility and views from one of Plovdiv’s famous hills. Listen to your guide who will point out interesting architecture, buildings, monuments and many other attractions along the way that all have a story to tell.
This is an authentic walking food tour that combines a little bit of everything. No matter what your interest is, the Plovdiv Insider Experience will be a great experience for you.
Join us for a 4-hour walking food & culture tour and see Plovdiv like a local!
Good To Know
4-hour walking food & culture tour of Plovdiv!
The Plovdiv Insider Tour runs twice per day starting at 10.00 a.m. and 4.00pm (April to October) and once per day starting at 12.00 noon (November to March). Unavailable on Sundays and Public Holidays.
This walking tour covers roughly 3.78 miles (5 kilometers)!
The pace of the tour is slow and comfortable. Due to the uneven surfaces of Plovdiv Old Town streets, this tour is not recommended for people with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
Where to meet:
Upon your booking, you will receive a confirmation and more information about the central starting point of your tour.
2 people: EUR 37 per person
3 people: EUR 32 per person
4+ people: EUR 28 per person
Allergies and Dietary Needs:
Please advise at time of booking if you are a vegetarian, vegan or have a food allergy (e.g. nuts, gluten-free).
What to wear and bring:
We recommend that you wear comfortable walking shoes and bring cash in case you want to buy something.
Minimum drinking age is 18 years old.
Tastings and numbers of tastings included can slightly change according to seasonal produce, availability and opening hours of vendors.
Let’s keep it small! Minimum 2 people – Maximum 8 people.
Cancellations made 7 days prior to the tour date are fully refundable. Cancellations made between 3-6 days prior to the tour date, 50% of total cost will be applied as a cancellation fee. Cancellations made 2 days prior to the tour date, 100% of the total cost will be applied as a cancellation fee.