2 Day Perfect Weekend Getaway Guided Motorcycle Tour in Bulgaria
Refreshing Weekend Motorbike Tour in Bulgaria
This journey gives you the opportunity to have the most gorgeous ride for a weekend in Bulgaria. It is about 600 km during which you will be surprised by the communist monument "Buzludzha", enjoy beautiful nature in Bulgaria's scenic roads and spend the night in the Cultural Capital of Europe Union for 2019
Bike: personal or rental (BMW, Yamaha, or Honda model)
Total mileage: 600 kilometers / 372 miles
Daily rides: 200 kilometers to 400 kilometers / 124 miles to 249 miles
During the tour you will stay at carefully selected 3-star hotel in Plovdiv.
Day 1 (345 kilometers / 214 miles)
09:00 Meeting point at your hotel/accommodation in Sofia.
09:30 The motorbike tour starts.
13:00 After 3.5 hours of riding, you will reach the communistic monument "Buzludzha". There are an hour and a half time to enjoy the view, learn about the history of the place, and have lunch.
15:00 After lunch we will head to Plovdiv, a city full of history and good beer. The riding time is 2 hours.
17:00 Check-in at the hotel in Plovdiv and enjoy the city. "Kapana" (the Trap) area is the highlight after the Roman theater and stadium from 2nd century AD.
Day 2 (190 kilometers / 121 miles)
10:00 After breakfast, we will check out and start our journey back to Sofia on a curvy mountain road.
12:30 You will reach the oldest ski resort in Bulgaria, Borovets and it will be time for lunch. Travel time is approximately 2 hours.
14:30 The last section of this trip will be the road from Borovets to Sofia. Around 70 kilometers / 43 miles of hard turns next to the Iskar dam.
17:30 Approximately we will be back in Sofia, Alexander Nevsky cathedral. It is time to say "Goodbye and see you next time".
The road will be mountainous and scenic with curvy roads in good condition and well marked. In some sections heavy traffic.
can ride for two to three hours
minimal riding experience
comfortable with curves and leans
basic experience with unsurfaced roads
short distance ascents and descents
can ride for three to four hours
average riding experience
little assistance required
comfortable with extreme curves and leans
average experience with unsurfaced roads
steep ascents and descents
Guided visit of the historical part of Plovdiv
Guided visit of Buzludzha monument
Daniel is a professional travel guide, certified by the Bulgarian Travel Association, with more than 10 years of experience in the travel industry. He graduated from Management of Tourism in Varna, Bulgaria. His passion for motorbikes came a long time ago and he had the chance to ride different types of bikes, but really enjoys tourer and adventure motorcycles. At the moment, he is riding a Yamaha TDM 850 "the old horse."
Adrian has been working in the sphere of tourism for four years. Part of his profession is to be a guide in Bulgaria and create tour products. Adrian is an archaeologist and he uses his knowledge to represent Bulgaria's culture and history in the most realistic way that is possible. According to Adrian, his decision to get on the bike was one of the best he has ever made. He is a certified rider by California Super Bikes. He is currently riding a BMW F800R with a huge smile on his face.
This motorcycle tour will take place in various locations in Bulgaria. You will visit communistic monument of Buzludzha, Kapana, and Borovets among others.