If you live in a country which has the EURO as currency, then the following is valid for you.

 

The fee for the Midterm Tour is 775 EUR per person for double room, and 875 EUR per person for a single room.

Please pay the Midterm fee on the following bank account:

Bank: TRIODOS        (in Belgium)

Account holder: TIMS
IBAN: BE93 5230 8058 6867

BIC:   TRIOBEBB
Address of TIMS (if required):

      Aegidiusstraat 218
      3061 XT Rotterdam
      The Netherlands

Make sure that all costs of the transfer are at your side.

 

If you live in a country which does not have the EURO as currency, then the following is valid for you.

 

The fee for the Midterm Tour is 775 EUR per person for double room, and 875 EUR per person for a single room.

Please pay the Midterm fee on the following bank account:

Bank:  ING        (in the Netherlands)

Account holder:  TIMS
IBAN:  NL64 INGB 0002 5286 28

BIC:    INGBNL2A
Address of TIMS (only if required):

      Ds. J.A.Visserstraat 52
      6988 AL Lathum
      The Netherlands

Make sure that all costs of the transfer are at your side.

Basic information

The TIMS Midterm Tour is organised by Rositsa Bineva and Dimitar "Mitko" Balabanov .

The 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

 

Corona: all participants must have been fully vaccinated incl. booster vaccination(s)

 

Both tours will take place as planned, as there are sufficient participants.

 

Registration for both tours is still possible.

 

Detailed information

The following downloadable files give you the complete details and necessary information of the tour:

 

Payment Instructions:

 

Questions

Q1. At what time should I arrive in Sofia?

A1. It is planned that we all meet at 19:00 hours in the lobby of the hotel and from there we walk to the restaurant.

 

Q2. When will the bus arrive at the airport (Sofia) on the last day?

A2. The bus will leave at 7 o'clock and arrive 11 o'clock at the airport. In case you need to be there earlier or later, you will have to use a taxi.

 

Q3. We would like to arrive 1-2 days earlier in Sofia. Can the organizers book the additiona night(s), or do we have to book by ourselves?

A3. The organizers can book additional night(s) in the hotel, when informed to do so as early a possible. Payment of the additional night(s) has to be done by the particpants themselves in Sofia.

 

 

Map of 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 in Gabrovo                     

Day 6 - Etar Museum, overnight in Gabrovo

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

Day 8 - Etar Museum, Potoka village

Day 9 - Departure

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photos by Anton Haddeman