Shuttle Bus from Sofia to Rila Monastery and Boyana Church (+discount)

Rila Monastery is one of the top places to visit in Bulgaria. It is part of the UNESCO’s World Heritage List and it is one of the most photogenic places to see. (Read more about Rila Monastery).

One of the ways to get to this mesmerizing site is by using the daily shuttle bus from Sofia to Rila Monastery which picks you up from your hotel and leaves the city at 10:00 am. The shuttle trip combines the visit with another UNESCO’s site near Sofia – Boyana Church.

Here’s the shuttle schedule to Rila Monastery and Boyana Church: 

10:00  – pick up from Alexander Nevsky Church
10:30 – arrive at Boyana Church
11:00 – leave to Rila Monastery
13:00 – arrive at Rila Monastery
15:00 – leave to Sofia
17:00 – arrive back in Sofia

The price is 19,99 EUR. You can use the promo code TravBuzz15 for 1 EUR discount per person.

An online booking is required to be made in order to take the shuttle. There is wi-fi on board. You can see the full program here:  and

Book your place using promo code TravBuzz15 here:


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