Tour of Rila monastery

Guided Tour of The Rila Monastery


The Rila monastery History Museum offers guided tours in Bulgarian and English upon request.
You can reserve a guide on spot (subject to availability) at the museum or call them at  +359 896 872 016.

Price for 50 min guided tour in English : 25 BGN per group. 
Combo ticket for all museum sites at the monastery is 20 BGN per person. 

Working hours of the Museum: 
Everyday : open 08:30 AM - close 04:30 PM. 
Extended working hours (01st June - 30th September), Friday, Saturday, Sunday:  open 08:30 AM - close 07:30 PM

Day Tours from Sofia City

You can join several types of tours that run daily from Sofia city to the Rila monastery. 
Our partners at Traventuria Day Trips offer several options like Rila monastery, Rila monastery and Boyana church or Rila monstery and St.Ivan Rilski cave visit. 

There are several language options for guided tours (English, Spanish, Italian) as well as self-guided tour options.

Click here to see all available tours from Sofia to Rila Monastery

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