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Free Veliko Tarnovo Walking Tours

Hristo Botev Street 5, Veliko Tarnovo 5000, Bulgaria
+359 88 719 9921
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EXCELLENT

If you’re in Veliko Tărnovo, not something to be missed! The lady who runs the show is INCREDIBLE... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Emily Y
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London, United Kingdom
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Really really great

You must do this walking tour if its the only thing you do. Our guide Plamie was super informative... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
waterfallshomestay
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Let us show you the town that we love from our point of view. Join us for a walk in the old capital of Bulgaria - Veliko Tarnovo. See all the highlights and learn all the legends behind them for FREE.WHEN? Every day, 11 AM. No reservation required. Duration : around 2 hoursWHERE? Start: Tourist Information Center. Just show up!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Hristo Botev Street 5, Veliko Tarnovo 5000, Bulgaria
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+359 88 719 9921
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you’re in Veliko Tărnovo, not something to be missed! The lady who runs the show is INCREDIBLE! Truly amazing. So knowledgeable, so funny. A really great 2 hour walk that gives you every thing you need to know about the city. I unfortunately did...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You must do this walking tour if its the only thing you do. Our guide Plamie was super informative, intelligent and entertaining! Thanks for a great tour and a sampling of what this fantastic city has to offer! Highly recommended and definitely worth a decet...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We have done a couple of these now in Sofia and Plovdiv and are well worth doing. Our guide Plamni (?) spoke excellent English and was a charming lady who took questions throughout. Very knowledgeable about the city she loved and as we had my...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Plami was clearly in love with her city and the 3 hours we spent with her were massively informative, not just about the city but a history of Bulgaria as well. She was also great fun, engaging with us on little Q and A sessions....More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

What an amazing day spent with lovely people and Plami was absolutely fantastic. As soon as you met her, you just knew you were going to be in for a treat. I know this sounds obvious but make sure you wear plenty of sunscreen and...More

Thank Leah M
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

To concur previous reviews, Plami was our tour guide and you can tell right from the beginning that she was an excellent orator, incredibly passionate about her city, and nothing short of a walking encyclopedia. She will clarify common misconceptions you never thought you had,...More

Thank Michael T
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

We were extremely lucky today, 22 April, Sunday, 2018. We saw thetourone day earlier, on Saturday, and joined Sunday. We were only four people (Sunday, after all), and had a tour of more than three hours with a fantastic tour guide, Plami (I do hope...More

Thank Katz N
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We checked the Facebook page which says the tour happens every day. We arrived at 11am but no one showed up and the tourist information center told us the tour will not happen again this year. I suggest you contact the tour operator in advance...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We visited many sites around the city. We started with a long speach about the hostory of veliko tarnovo, so if you like that stay for the start and listen. Even if you prefer to avoid the big history tours just wait and join the...More

Thank Harel M
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

The tour was given by Plami, an amazing guide! She was very interesting. Even after 4 tours in Bulgaria, we've learned much more about the country and about Tarnovo. Don't miss it!

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belesay
22 March 2018|
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Response from janiceark | Reviewed this property |
you need to ask at the tourist information where the walks start
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Muchor
6 July 2015|
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Response from Bosgeus | Reviewed this property |
We did the free city walk about Sreet art. It is an alternative walk which starts at 6 p.m.. It takes between 2 to 3 hours, and shows you some special corners of the city. Very interesting and original.
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