Basic information

The TIMS Midterm Tour is organised by Rositsa Bineva.

The tentative dates for the first 2 tours are as follows:

  • Tour 1:  Arrival 23 September - Tour 24-30 September - Departure 1 October
  • Tour 2:  Arrival 9 October - Tour 10-16 October - Departure 17 October

The objective is not to reject any TIMS members who want to join the tour. Therefore, if needed, a third tour will be organised in 2023.

Corona: all participants must have been fully vaccinated.

Registration will start in Mai or June. An email announcing the start of registration will be sent to all members.


The Tour

Bulgaria Midterm 2

A larger map can be downloaded here.


Day 1 - Arrival and overnight in Sofia

Day 2 - Sofia, Kalofer, overnight in Plovdiv

Day 3 - Plovdiv, Egrek, overnight in Zlatograd

Day 4 - Zlatograd, Shumnatitsa, overnight in Stara Zagora - Neolithic dwellings with hand mills and furnaces

Day 5 - Stara  Zagora, Kazanlak, overnight museum "Etar"

Day 6 - Etar Museum, overnight at Etar Museum

Day 7 - Etar Museum, Voneshta Voda - picnic, Yalovo - wine tasting,

Day 8 - Etar Museum, Potoka village

Day 9 - Departure