The heritage of North-Western Thrace (Bulgaria)

The heritage of North-Western Thrace (Bulgaria)   

   

It is a thematic combination of optional excursions (NOT COVERED BY THE ADMISSION FEE) to various sights in North-Western Thraceavailable in July and August, 2016 for participants in the RISE AND FALL OF THE FIRST EUROPEAN CIVILIZATION - TELL YUNATSITE EXCAVATIONS and the ANCIENT GREEKS IN THE LAND OF DIONYSOS - EXCAVATION OF EMPORION PISTIROS, THRACE. The trips below are suitable for the free afternoons and days-off during the field school:

  • Half-day tour of Panagyurishte (the Museum of the Thracian Gold Treasure found in Panagyurishte) and historic town of Koprivshtitsa keeping the spirit of traditional small Bulgarian towns from the Ottoman period. Price: starting from 15 EUR
  • Single-day tour to the Roman city of Diocletianopolis (Hissar). Price: starting from 15 EUR
  • Hike to the ruins of the 6th century basilica of Goliamo Belovo. Price: starting from 12 EUR
  • Wine-tasting in Bessa Valley Winery. Price: starting from 12 EUR
  • Ask Your project coordinator for details on arrival!

    Print this page