Nis Day Tour from Sofia

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  • Travel through the fascinating history of Nis - one of Serbia’s largest cities - on this guided day tour
  • Visit locations such as the Skull Tower, the Nis Fortress, and the Nazi Concentration Camp
  • Learn about historical figures like Constantine the Great and see the medijana (or Roman Villa) of his family
  • Get convenient pick up services from your accommodation in Sofia with your English-speaking tour guide

What to expect

With hotel pick up services in Sofia, explore the city of Nis in Serbia, a city that is so rich in culture and history. Visit the Medijana archeological park and see where the Roman emperor Constantine the Great was born. Then, head to the Skull Tower, a haunting structure built in the Middle Ages. Now a museum, it commemorates the brave Bulgarians and Serbs who rebelled against the Ottoman Empire. After that, head to the old town and admire the impregnable Nis Fortress which sits near one of the city’s longest rivers, Nišava. Stroll around the old town and sample some local food before finally arriving at the Nazi Concentration Camp. Learn about the horrors that took place here and discover how the country progressed from this dark time in history.

wall of skull tower for the nis tour from sofia
Visit the Skull Tower and learn about the brave souls who sacrificed themselves for freedom
nis fortress entrance for the nis tour from sofia
Appreciate the impenetrable Nis Fortress and hear fascinating stories that took place there
nazi concentration camp from behind a fence for the nis tour from sofia
Uncover the horrifying events that happened in the Nazi Concentration Camp

Things to note

Insider Tips:

  • The tour price is lower on Wednesdays and Saturdays
  • This tour involves a fair amount of walking. It is recommended that you wear comfortable walking shoes
  • During the summer (Jul-Sep), you may experience delays at the border crossing due to heavier traffic

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