1-DAY TRIP FROM PLOVDIV TO: HISSARYA AND STAROSEL Print
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Duration: 1 day

Departure dates 2017/2018: every day

Price: from 172 /adult  *Please, contact us for more options*

 

In Starosel is located one of the biggest Thracian cult complexes. Archaeologists presume that the most powerful Odrissy king - Sitalk -was buried here.

 

Starosel Winery Complex offers not only the opportunity to taste wine grown in the land of the Thracians but only to immerse yourselves in the atmosphere of an age long gone.

 

Hissarya is famed for its hot mineral springs, significant Roman ruins, archeological museum, green parks, and swimming pools.

 

Departure for the village of Starosel where is located one of the biggest Thracian cult complexes. Archaeologists presume that the most powerful Odrissy king - Sitalk -was buried here. Wine vessels found in the temple and the tomb are proof of Orphean ritual practices. The cellar is built at the foot of the historical Starosel hill styled as a monastery complex. The wine cellar has a unique acoustic wine tasting hall. Starosel Winery Complex offers not only the opportunity to taste wine grown in the land of the Thracians but only to immerse yourselves in the atmosphere of an age long gone. (wine tasting with extra charge) The next stop will be a peaceful spa town of Hissarya, famed for its hot mineral springs, significant Roman ruins, archeological museum, green parks, and swimming pools. The ruins are visible everywhere, and include public buildings, a small amphitheater, the barracks of the Roman garrison, and the best-preserved Roman fortress in the country. The town is famous also for its beautiful parks. They spread out on an area of 700 decares and include more than 160 decorative tree species.

 

What`s included:

 

  • transport with comfort bus

  • professional guide from agency

  • tourist insurance

  • Tasting in 3 wine-cellars with professional Sommelier— included only for the wine tour

 

What's not included:

 

  • Meal and beverages

  • Entrance fees

  • Optional Lunch supplement: 15.00 Euro per person