Things to do in Sofia

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    Rila Monastery

    Rila Monastery

    Ranked #1 overall in Sofia things to do
    9.429 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Church
    Popular withHistoryBackpackersArtsy

    Really cool place to see Bulgarian history, religion and culture. Don't leave without getting some rakia made by the monks at the monastery!

  • 2
    Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

    Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

    Ranked #2 overall in Sofia things to do
    9.728 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Church
    Popular withHistoryArtsySpiritual

    Sofia's pride and joy, this church is a stunning structure, inside and out, even when swarming with tourists.

  • 3
    Ivan Vazov National Theatre

    Ivan Vazov National Theatre

    Ranked #3 overall in Sofia things to do
    9.317 reviews
    Performing Arts, Theater, Indie or Off Broadway Theater
    Popular withArtsyHistoryNightlife

    This theatre is located close to the city gardens.It is also the oldest theatre in Bulgaria.

  • 4
    National Historical Museum

    National Historical Museum

    Ranked #4 overall in Sofia things to do
    9.914 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryArtsyStudents

    You might make a bad pun and say this place is full of 'golden oldies'. It's packed with Thracian gold, actually. And much more of a historic and archaeological bent. ...

  • 5
    Boyana Church

    Boyana Church

    Ranked #5 overall in Sofia things to do
    9.218 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Church
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    The Boyana Church is a precious small two-storey building, lovely on the outside and simply stupendous inside. A UNESCO World Heritage site since 1979, it's initial construction was in the ...

  • 6
    Vitosha Boulevard

    Vitosha Boulevard

    Ranked #6 overall in Sofia things to do
    9.511 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping Center, Neighborhood
    Popular withFamiliesBackpackersFoodies

    Vitosha Boulevard is the main pedestrian street full of shops and restaurants. On a sunny day sit outside in the cafes and people watch. There is a mix of everything ...

  • 7
    Borisova Gradina

    Borisova Gradina

    Ranked #7 overall in Sofia things to do
    9.410 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withGreenFamiliesOutdoorsy

    This is one of the best known parks as well as being one of the oldest. It's a great place to have a nice walk. It's also easy to find ...

  • 8
    Culture Park

    Culture Park

    Ranked #8 overall in Sofia things to do
    9.210 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withArtsyHistory

    I like to spend time here, near the fountains, especially in the summer. NDK is situated in the top center, and there is a park and a lot of cafes ...

  • 9
    The Mall

    The Mall

    Ranked #9 overall in Sofia things to do
    9.19 reviews
    Shopping, Mall
    Popular withStudentsFoodies

    shopping tiiiime ;) St. Valentine's fever . looove is in the air ;)))

  • 10
    Free Sofia Tour

    Free Sofia Tour

    Ranked #10 overall in Sofia things to do
    9.512 reviews
    Tours, Classes and Rentals, Guided Tour
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    I'm going to be honest. I may have been grumpy from a bad overnight train, but I really was not feeling Sofia when we rolled into town. I was a ...

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