Plovdiv Private Walking Sightseeing Tour
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- Duration: 3 hours
Dive into the colorful history and buzzing atmosphere of Kapana on this 2‐hour walking tour. Known locally as “The Trap”, the area has been the creative hub of the city for over five centuries, housing artists and craftspeople from across the region. Join a local guide to learn about the story of the area, and how it has retained its artistic character throughout its long history. Visit various workshops of local artisans and a contemporary art gallery. Observe the locals at work, and admire their skills in handicraft manufacturing. Then take the opportunity to test your own skills at a local craft activity.
On this 3-hour tour you will discover the most impressive sites in Plovdiv. Explore the Old Town, an architectural and historical reserve. This part of town features houses from the National Revival period (18-19th-century) and has an imposing open-air museum situated on the 3 hills of the ancient Trimontium. One of the most remarkable sights of the town, the ancient theater (a well-preserved Roman theater), is located there and is still used for open-air performances. Continue your history lesson at the remains of the Roman theater dating back to the 2nd-century before walking down to the 14th-century Djumaya Mosque. Finally, the tour ends at the main pedestrian commercial street with its many cafes and shops, where you can feel the unique laid-back atmosphere of this spectacular city.
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Very entertaining & entertaining; seen great graphics / murals; learns information about local artists / neighborhoods etc., very nice atmosphere