Cross Forest, Karadjov stone and Belintash

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Type: Day tours from Sofia

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From 175 BGN

Price for Adult: 185 BGN with VAT.

Price for Child (3-16): 175 BGN with VAT.

Price for Senior/Student: 175 BGN with VAT.

Price for Group over 4 people: 180 BGN with VAT.

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Krastova gora is a place in the central part of the Rhodope Mountains in Bulgaria. Near is the Krastov Vrah (1545 m), from which it takes its name.
It is also known as the Rhodope Holy Forest because of the monastery complex Holy Trinity located there.
Also the area is famous for the Christian sanctuary on Mount Krasta.
Which is a Christian pilgrimage center of international fame. 

The legend tells that a large monastery rose on this peak, in which a part of the Lord’s Cross was kept.

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Tour Interary:

07:30: Tour starts from the parking behind Alexander Nevski Cathedral or you will be picked up from the place, if arranged with member of our booking team in advance.
07:30 – 11:00: The journey takes about three and the half hours to the picturesque Krastova gora in the Rhodope Mountains.
Enjoyable day in the area of Krastova gora.
Visit to the Church of the Intercession of the Holy Virgin.
Visit to the complex of “12 apostles” of 12 chapels, located on both sides of the staircase to the top of the Cross with the crucifix.
− “St. Heptads “.
− “St. the apostle James”.
− “St. the Apostle Peter”.
− “St. the apostle Paul”.
− “St. Apostle Thomas”.
− “St. Apostle Andrew “.
− “St. Apostle Philip”.
− “St. Apostle Simon the Canaanite”.
− “St. the Apostle Bartholomew”.
− “St. Apostle Mark the Evangelist”.
− “St. the apostle Luke”.
− “St. the apostle Matthew”.
Visit to the 3 chapels, northwest after the top with the cross: “St. John of Rila ”,“ St. Three Saints ”and“ St. Visarion, Bishop of Smolyan.
A pleasant picnic amidst the captivating tranquility in the area.
Hiking for about one hour to pleasant forest path to the Karadjov stone. Karadjov stone is a Thracian sanctuarywas associated with the world of the dead.
From the Karadjov stone we taking the last trek to the the Thracian cult site Belintash. Trek takes approximatly two hours.
After short break we geting to the bus. 
16:30: Departure back to Sofia.
20:00: Expected time of arrival in Sofia at the parking lot behind Alexander Nevsky Cathedral or at your preferable location if requested in advance at the time of booking.

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Pick up/ Drop off points:

Our team will be waiting to greet you at the parking behind Alexander Nevski Cathedral, http://!!!Green Valleys meeting point SOFIA google/maps!!!, or you can arranged your Pick up point in advance with member of our booking team.

Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled departure time for boarding.

Krastova gora is a place in the central part of the Rhodope Mountains in Bulgaria. Near is the Krastov Vrah (1545 m), from which it takes its name.
It is also known as the Rhodope Holy Forest because of the monastery complex “Holy Trinity” located there.
Also the area is famous for the Christian sanctuary on Mount Krasta. Which is a Christian pilgrimage center of international fame. On the hill was built a monastery complex “Holy Trinity” of chapels. Better known by the name of the place Krastova gora.
The legend tells that a large monastery rose on this peak, in which a part of the Lord’s Cross was kept.

Food:

Our guests can choose between different diet menu, including vegetarian, Jain or non-vegetarian meals (Halal will not always be available).
Guests should advise the tour representative of their preferred diet on day one. You should always consult a member of our staff if you have any alergy to the ingredients of the dishes or you not sure of what ingredients a dish contains.

Why to choose us:

Immersive Experiences
Expert Storytelling Guide
Wi Fi on Board
Instant confirmation
Comfortable Bus
Entrance all Attractions/Museums
Optionally lunch in a country restaurant
Hotel/Apartments

(pre arrangement required)

Easy cancelation
Optional Hotel pick up and Drop Off

(pre arrangement required)

Cross Forest, Karadjov stone and Belintash

Destination: 
Duration: 
Travel by: Bus
Type: Day tours from Sofia

Tour schedule:

From 175 BGN

Price for Adult: 185 BGN with VAT,

Price for Child (3-16): 175 BGN with VAT.

Price for Senior/Student: 175 BGN with VAT.

Price for Group over 4 people: 180 BGN with VAT.

Choose Date:

Add Details:

Full Name *
Email *
Phone *
Pick up point:

Choose how many:

Adults
Seniors/ students
Childs (3-16)
Groups over 4
TOTAL PRICE (lv. with VAT.)
0.00

Price included:

Returning transport will be by coach from pick up point and drop off point.
Visit to the Krastova gora.
Visit to the Karadjov stone.
Visit to the Thracian cult site Belintash.
Professional local guide included.
Insurance included.

Price excluded:

Personal expenses.

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