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Eastern Europe Express

Eastern Europe Express - Intrepid Travel
Eastern Europe Express - Intrepid Travel
Excellent
3 reviews
Starts
Bucharest
+4 Destinations
Rhodope Mountains
Ends
Sofia
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Highlights

Start in Bucharest and end in Sofia! With the discovery tour Eastern Europe Express, you have a 9 day tour package taking you from Bucharest to Sofia and through Bucharest, Romania and 5 other destinations in Europe. Eastern Europe Express is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
15 to 99 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Home-stay
Max Group Size
12
Transportation
Train & Rail, Local Transport, Private Vehicle
Travel style
Discovery, Adventure
Operator
Intrepid Travel

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Bucharest
  2. Day 2: Veliko Tarnovo
  3. Day 3: Veliko Tarnovo
  4. Day 4: Plovdiv
  5. Day 5: Plovdiv
  6. Day 6: Bansko
  7. Day 7: Pirin Mountains / Gorno Draglishte
  8. Day 8: Rila / Sofia
  9. Day 9: Sofia

What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Optional

  • Additional Services

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  • Eastern Europe Express reviewer 1
    Written on May 12, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    best guide you can have...he cares about the people in his group

    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hey Mike, Thank you for your comments, I am so glad to hear that you value our Tour Leader. We strongly believe that having the right Tour Leader on the trip can turn your experience from a great one to an excellent one. I am so pleased that this has happened for you. Thanks, Intrepid Group
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  • Eastern Europe Express reviewer 2
    Written on May 7, 2016
    5.0 - Excellent

    Had a wonderful trip. Highlights was the burgaria people. Home stay was great. Tour leader George avram was very helpful and very friendly. The group were fantastic. Had a pleasant trip.. thank you ☺

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  • Eastern Europe Express reviewer 3
    Written on August 10, 2015
    5.0 - Excellent

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • What time does the tour arrive on Day 7 in Istanbul?

      This tour will arrive in Istanbul on Day 7 in late afternoon, at approximately 3 or 4 pm (of course this can vary slightly due to traffic).

    • What is the average age on this tour?

      The general age range is 25-49 however Intrepid's appeal is diverse, which is why it is all about your shared attitude, not age.

    • If wanted to stay a few days longer would there be any accommodation available?

      We can assist you with pre and post accommodation which is offered by the operator should you need it.

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      Very easy to understand the website and even easier to make a booking.. The hardest part is which tour to choose!

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    About the countries

    Useful things to know before you go

    Currencies

    lei
    Leu
    Romania
    лв
    Lev
    Bulgaria

    Plugs & Adapters

    Romania and Bulgaria

    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccinations

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Typhoid
    Recommended for Romania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Romania and Bulgaria. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Tuberculosis
    Recommended for Romania and Bulgaria. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Romania and Bulgaria. Ideally 2 months before travel.

    Policies

    Location
    Bucharest is the starting point and Sofia is the endpoint.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request Intrepid Travel to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Payment(s)
    For any tour departing before 20 October 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 20 October 2019, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with Intrepid Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    Cancellation policy
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    Payment methods
    The following cards are accepted for Intrepid Travel tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 488 km.
    • Bucharest (Romania)
    • 156 km
    • Veliko Tarnovo (Bulgaria)
    • 126 km
    • Plovdiv (Bulgaria)
    • 110 km
    • Bansko (Bulgaria)
    • 13 km
    • Gorno Draglishte (Bulgaria)
    • 84 km
    • Sofia (Bulgaria)

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