Day 6 – Veliko Tarnovo & Arbanassi

Day 6 – Veliko Tarnovo & Arbanassi

Following our exploration, we’ll indulge in a delightful lunch at a charming restaurant in the village, savoring local specialties that will tantalize our taste buds.

Our journey continues with a short drive to the nearby town of Veliko Tarnovo, where we delve into the rich heritage from the Middle Ages. The imposing hill Tsarevets beckons us to explore the remnants of the ancient fortress, a testament to the city’s former status as the capital of the Second Bulgarian Kingdom. Wander along “The Street of Crafts,” where we’ll encounter skilled artisans showcasing their traditional craftsmanship.

To elevate our senses, we culminate our city tour with a delightful wine-tasting experience at a cozy wine-bar. Here, we’ll have the pleasure of discovering the finest local wineries of Central Northern Bulgaria, indulging in the region’s best vintages in a warm and inviting atmosphere.

As the sun sets, the evening offers a captivating treat. We’ll be enthralled by the “Sound and Light Show,” a mesmerizing spectacle that artfully depicts scenes from the town’s turbulent history. Enhanced by dramatic music, multicolored lights, lasers, and chiming bells, this immersive experience brings the past to life, leaving us with unforgettable memories of Veliko Tarnovo’s storied past.

Accommodations:  Meridian Hotel Bolyarski (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)