Sofia Layover Tour | Rila Monastery
A one-day tour to the most significant monastery in Bulgaria
Sofia – Dupnitza – Rila Monastery
Firstly we’ll start from your hotel in Sofia, then in about 20-30 mins drive we’ll be on the one of the main roads exiting from Sofia – west, west south, taking us generally to either the Former Yugoslavian Republic Of Macedonia’s border south to the Bulgarian border with Greece. In about 70 mins from the start, we’ll make a short brake (optional) at Dupnitza (45 000 population) – about 15 mins. and then we’ll continue south. Soon we’ll see the grand silhouette of the Rila mountain and will take to road uphill to the heart of the mountain.