open hours & tickets

 

 

 OPEN HOURS

 

The complex of Rila monastery is open every day from 07:00h - 20:00h.

 

History musesum, Ethnografic museum, Bulgarian renaissance guestrooms and Monastery farm:

  • From 01st June - 30th September: every day from 8:30h - 19:30h.
  • From 01st October - 31st May: every day from 8:30h - 16:30h.

Tower of Hrelio open from 01st June - 30th September:  every day from 8:30h - 19:30h.

 

TICKETS & GUIDING SERVICES

 

Entrance in the monastery complex and church is free of charge.

History museum:

  • Adults - 8.00 BGN (aprox. €4.00)
  • Students - 1.00 BGN (aprox. €0.50)
  • Family ticket - 3.00 BGN (€1.50) for each parent and 1.00 BGN (€0.50) for each child 

Tower of Hrelio, Ethnografic museum, Bulgarian renaissance guestrooms and Monastery farm:

  • Adults - 5.00 BGN (aprox. €4.00)
  • Students - 1.00 BGN (aprox. €0.50)
  • Family ticket - 3.00 BGN (€1.50) for each parent and 1.00 BGN (€0.50) for each child 

Guiding services:

  • English - 20.00 BGN (aprox €10.00) per group
  • Bulgarian - 8.00 BGN (aprox €4.00) per group

 


How to get there

RilaShuttle.com - daily shuttle from Sofia city to Rila monastery

 

SHARED SHUTTLE

  • Shuttle runs daily from Sofia city
  • From €14.99 per person, two-way
  • Easy online booking 
  • No payment in advance or credit/debit card required

RENT-A-CAR

PUBLIC TRANSPORT



about

Rila monastery is part of UNESCO World Heritage List and deffinitely worth visiting while in Bulgaria.
With more than 1000 years of history it impresses with both architectural and natural beauty.

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