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Overview
Keep the whole family entertained as you discover a different side of the Bulgarian capital on this alternative tour of Sofia. Navigate your way around the city’s hidden highlights by solving riddles and puzzles independently, then regroup with your local guide for your final challenge, benefiting from their insider knowledge for more personalized insight into the city’s history and culture.
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You'll start at
Sofia Court House
bul. "Vitosha" 2, 1000 Old City Center, Sofia, BulgariaOutside the Palace of Justice, at the corner of Vistosha Boulevard and Alabin Street
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  • Pass by Sofia Court House
    Pass by Gifted Sofia
You'll end at
Gifted Sofia
24 Ivan Denkgolu St, 1000 Old City Center, Sofia, Bulgaria
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Highlights
  • Forget the restrictions of a typical tour on a semi-independent excursion
  • Get an alternative perspective of Sofia as you explore its hidden gems
  • Solve puzzles to find your way around the city, ideal for kids and teens
  • Benefit from the insider knowledge of your local guide
Important Information
Departure Point
Sofia Court House, bul. "Vitosha" 2, 1000 Old City Center, Sofia, Bulgaria
Duration
4h
Return Details
Gifted Sofia, 24 Ivan Denkgolu St, 1000 Old City Center, Sofia, Bulgaria
Inclusions
  • Treasure hunt
  • Local guide
  • Starter pack with instructions
Exclusions
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Mihaela P wrote a review Jan 2020
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A way better experience than expected. We enjoyed the stories and, despite being quite cold, it was worth every minute of it!. The guide, Stephan, told us stories I didn't find on the internet before the trip, despite my extensive research, so we learned quite a lot. We
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Nicole I wrote a review Jan 2020
Malta14 contributions5 helpful votes
My friends and I did the free walking tour around Sofia which lasted around 2 hrs. Our guide (Nikola, I believe his name was) was great, information was concise and well informed, as well as humorous which made the tour fun 😊 It was also a great way to see Sophia in such a
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Date of experience: December 2019
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nujjer wrote a review Nov 2019
Winterborne Kingston, United Kingdom119 contributions114 helpful votes
Very well thought out and resourced activity. This is the new wave of the Bulgarian tourism industry. The ‘game’ operates on two levels; clue hunting will appeal to younger participants, the politics and locations will be appreciated by the adults. There is the added bonus of a
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Vanna R wrote a review Nov 2019
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My friend and I decided to do this tour our first day. We do not usually enjoy having to walk with a slow group and this allowed us to wander completely! I absolutely loved the different things we stumbled upon! I do wish that the ending came with a small trinket that could
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Merav M wrote a review Oct 2019
Rome, Italy14 contributions11 helpful votes
Well organized, interesting and inspiring the alternative tour was a great idea to see Sofia above and beyond
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About the operator

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By: 365 Association Sofia Tours
D_Golf123
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Very informative and interesting
The free Sofia walking tour was amazing. Our guide Lazar was extremely knowledgable and his amusing way of story te
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KassayS
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Good experience!
It was a fantastic tour with Boyan! It's recommended to everyone who wants to get familiar with Sofia.
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pauline r
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Really interesting
Thanks for this enjoying cultural tour ! Really nice and the guide was funny ! Try it if you can you'll not be disa
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Trail53467510404
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FREE, what more do you want?
Our guide..Sonia?, was very knowledgeable and sounded genuinely interested in the information. This is not usually
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catskicat
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THE FREE SOFIA TOUR
This free English language walking tour of Sofia's most famous landmarks is a great introduction to the city. We ha
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232juandiegob
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Amazing Free Tour with Mitko
I did the Sofia Free Tour with Mitko and it was really nice. One of the most entertained tours I hace done. He gave
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Paddy W
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Fantastic Free Sofia Tour
We had a fantastic tour of Sofia with Yana. She was full of amazing stories and knew her history of the beautiful c
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mite_jan
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Good tour overall for free but ...
Enjoyed it the guide Stefan was nice and funny with good explanations just on the end kind of ruined it for us the
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Travelgirl5019
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Free sofiatour with Stanislove
Stanislav (Stanislove) is the best tourguide! He knows everything you want to know about Sofia and he's super funny
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31annaleigh
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An absolute must do
What a wonderful, educational and fun way to spend a day. Thank you Vikki for sharing your sense of fun and knowled
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Angiangiangi1
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Best tour we ever did!
This Tour is an absolute must-do while staying in Sofia. Martin, our tourguide, was so incredible nice and his way
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ChristineandThomas
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Good knowl
Excellent tour with Svetla. Very knowledgable guide and answered any questions the group had. Group was the right s
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HelenaSharp
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Perfect start to a weekend in Sofia
Must do 2 hour walking tour - we did the 11am one that takes you to all the major sites - not inside them but we we
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Audreeeeeey
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Free Sofia Tour - a MUST-TO-DO for first time Sofia-visitors :)
I warmly recommend you to take part in this walking tour, especially, if this is the first time, that you're visiti
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103julie8888
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Interesting Tour!
Dino did a great job showing us and telling us about Sofia during the communist era. Highly recommend this tour.
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  • Duration: 4h
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