19 Ivan Vasov St, 5390 Gostilitsa, Bulgaria

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Classic Car Summer Festival

Come along for a day or join us for a fortnight of driving, exploring and adventure. With a hatful of day trips, special events, and evening activities to enjoy, you get to choose how you spend your time and even the vehicle you drive. Don't miss our final day spectacular 200km timed open rally in the Bulgarian countryside.    

Scroll down for recommended day trips, special events calendar & Festival Dates

PVC Drifting

We're use PVC tyre sleeves to make drifting even more fun and even more skilful. Spend a great day behind the wheel of a slippery monster and try not to smile!

4x4 Off-roading

Enjoy this Russian behemoth in its natural off-road setting, Marvel at its ability to traverse the roughest terrain and then take the controls to make it a firsthand experience! 

Timed Rally

200km of staged rallying on engaging country roads. Keep an eye on your map and clock as you approach the finish line and the smell of BBQ and drinks waft enticingly your way.

Veliko Tarnovo

The ancient capital of Bulgaria with a wonderful old town plus castle to explore. Cocktails with panorama of the River Yantra below are a must.

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

Paid parking in the town centre. 

6hrs

1hr

Buzludzha

Unique Communist conference centre on top of a mountain with vista carrying as far as the River Danube and over the Southern Bulgarian Plain

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

Rough road on final stretch

2hrs

2.5

Devetashka Peshtara

Used in the Movie The Expendables, a natural photogenic cave plus country drive. Combine with a lunch stop in the town of Lovech.

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

Small entrance fee

1hr

2.5hrs

Bulgaria’s Stonehenge

A modern take on an ancient wonder, journeying to this mini-icon takes an engaging countryside route and includes a great nearby lunch stop. 

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

N/A

1hr

2hrs

Shipka Church

Highly ornate Bulgarian Orthadox church dominating the landscape on the southern slope of the Stara Planina mountain range.

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

N/A

1hr

3.5hrs

Uzana

The geographical centre of Bulgaria with splendid views North and South, with mountaintop panoramic restaurant and great alpine-like walking close by.

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

N/A

2hrs

2hrs

Etara / Bojentsi

Bulgarian living history centre followed by Traditional Bulgarian hilltop village for lunch. Cultural stops with some lovely driving roads to keep the smiles coming. 

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

N/A

3hrs

2hrs

Maryan Winery

A wonderful friendly and knowledgeable  family owned winery with a highly regarded range of Bulgarian reds, whites, and even the difficult to produce, orange wines. 

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

Pre-booking required, fees for winery tour apply. 

1.5hrs

3hrs

Tryavna

Popular tourist town with a superb examples of Bulgarian Revival Period architecture, traditional restaurants, cobbled streets and a micro-brewery.  

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

Paid parking in the town centre. 

3hrs

2.5hrs

 Dryanovo Monastery & Caves 

Historically significant in the role of liberating Bulgaria from Ottoman rule, this working monastery and attached caves are a hidden gem waiting to be discovered.

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

Small parking fee

1.5hrs

1hr

 Troyan Monastery & Aprilitsi 

The drive to Troyan, through Apriltsi is superb and the monastery, impressive, and authentic. Find a moment for solemnity and light a candle inside for a small donation. 

Drive Time

Rec. Visitor Tme

Note

Small parking fee at monastery 

3hrs

3hrs

Upcoming Tour Dates

2021

1st - 14th August 2021

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