Plovdiv Holidays

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Formerly known as Trimontium, which translates to "the three hills," Plovdiv's modern distinction as one of the oldest cities in Europe can be evidenced by the noticeably fewer hills than it once touted. Extensively mined, the original seven hills are far less visible today, and demonstrate the more than 8,000 …

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When to go to Plovdiv

Typical Holiday Price

£856 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Plovdiv varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

February

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - February is the cheapest month to go to Plovdiv.

Where to stay in Plovdiv

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Plovdiv, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Plovdiv

Rich Carriero | Trip by SkyscannerPlovdiv Roman Theatre
Plovdiv Roman Theatre
Doroteya B | Trip by SkyscannerKapana
Kapana
Andrew Strikis | Trip by SkyscannerTsar Simeon's Garden
Tsar Simeon's Garden
Doroteya B | Trip by SkyscannerBakalova House Craft Centre
Bakalova House Craft Centre
Rich Carriero | Trip by SkyscannerOld Town
Old Town
Jen A | Trip by SkyscannerAsen's Fortress
Asen's Fortress
Andrew Strikis | Trip by SkyscannerAncient Stadium of Philipopolis
Ancient Stadium of Philipopolis
Andrew Strikis | Trip by SkyscannerClock Tower, Plovdiv
Clock Tower, Plovdiv
Doroteya B | Trip by SkyscannerLamartine's House
Lamartine's House
Flor Vallejo | Trip by SkyscannerBalabanov House Museum
Balabanov House Museum

Reviews of Plovdiv

ClaudioSe
ClaudioSeMilan
20/05/2019

Plovdiv is European culture capital for 2019. The city, built on 7 hills like Rome, is full oh historic ruins

Petra Crocker
Petra CrockerEdinburgh
22/05/2018

Plovdiv is an amazing hidden gem with lots of roman architecture to see such as the Roman Amphitheatre. It's a stunning city well worth a visit

Stephen Bugno
Stephen BugnoAnchorage
16/10/2016

One of the oldest cities in all of Europe, Plovdiv has an attractive old town and a handful of museums and churches.

clarence dwyer
clarence dwyer
06/02/2016

Rich in history. Slow unchanged with hint of modern. As pure as you can get. The sites, wonder and history, all amazing

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