Day 1: Visit to the Rila monastery regarded as one of Bulgaria's most important cultural, historical and architectural monuments. Overnight.
Day 2: Visit to Melnik (Kordopulova house) and Rojen monastery. Drive to Bansko and visit Velianova house and St. Trinity church. Finally drive to Dobarsko village and visit the Old church (1614). Overnight.
Day 3: Visit to Dolen village (cultural and historical reserve) and then drive to Trigrad gorge and Devil's throat cave. Overnight.
Day 4: Drive to Shiroka laka village and the Wonder bridges. Visit the ossuary and the refectory in Bachkovo monastery (the second largest in Bulgaria) and finally drive to Assenova fortress near Asenovgrad. Overnight.
Day 5: Visit to Tatul (the presumable tomb of the legendary Thracian singer Orpheus), Harman Kaya (absolutely unknown ruins of a Thracian sanctuary) and Perperikon (the Oracles of Dionysus). Overnight.
Day 6: Morning visit to Kardjali Historicam museum and then drive to the VIII B.C. Cromlech (the Bulgarian Avebury) and to the Deaf Stones (XII B.C. Thracian burial niches). Overnight.
Day 7: Morning visit to the Thracian tomb in Mezek (IV B.C.) and the Byzantium fortress from XI A.D. Then drive to the Thracian tomb in Alexandrovo (IV B.C.) and finally to Plovdiv. Overnight.
Day 8: Departure to Sofia.
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