Bulgarian Authentic Private Crafts Workshop in the Rose Valley

Bulgaria, Sofia

Traditional experience hosted by vipsliven

09:00 UTC
Upto 10 guests
Hosted in Bulgarian, English

What you'll do?


Merge yourself in a true Bulgarian setting in a lifetime experience

Art knitting is a traditional Bulgarian craft, including knitting of one and five hooks, lace point, frevole and brussels lace. The master will tell you the story of this art and will show the basic knitting techniques and as a result you will make a souvenir!

Color embroidery-in its early period, the art of embroidery developed on the rich heritage of Slavic embroidery.

Artistic woodcarving-processing, cutting and shaping wood with an applied and decorative purpose by using various tools.

Plastene-in the past, there was an old Bulgarian craft, which produced fabrics of woven textiles. Probably this is the oldest technique for making textiles.

Weaving-besides the dexterity and the creative instinct of the Bulgarian people, in its weaving art are intertwined borrowings from other ethnicities and nations, imported from historical contacts,invasions,trade exchanges.

Immerse yourself in the charm of the past and return hundreds of years back in time!

What’s included?
2.5-3 hours craft workshop by your choice with made of the souvenir
Entrance fees
Tasting of the rose products and the authentic coffee on the sand
  • Tip or gratuity

Transport to the meeting point (on request)
Personal expenses

Please note
  • Animals or pets allowed
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • After booking we shall send voucher according to the Bulgarian legislation which you need to show.

Vipsliven's commitment to safety

This host committed to Sonema COVID-19-related safety and cleaning guidelines—including adhering to social distancing guidelines, practicing good hygiene, and ensuring that all participants wear a mask.