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Retro trips to Lazarus and Palm Sunday!

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 Ministry of Tourism together with Holding Bulgarian State Railways launched the first joint project for railway tourism. By lokomitivat Baba Bear, which is the most powerful steam locomotive in Europe, will be held on Palm Sunday Lazarus and two entertainment trips route from Sofia to Kyustendil and back and the other is to Cherepishniya monastery. There is increased interest of tourists from around the world to ekskkurzii organized by train. This of course leads to increased attendance in locations where there are stations and railway stations. These and other similar trips are characteristic of the culinary and cultural tourism. Respectively municipalities will be able to provide places of interest to a large number of Bulgarian and foreign tourists. The route Sofia-Kyustendil is the first package of Grandma Bear - vintage locomotive. The Ministry of Tourism supports the initiative completely. With his help tourists will be greeted by guides at the station in Kyustendil. They will help them to make various interesting entertainment. Of course it provided enough time for photos with unique machine at the station. In such a world trip by vintage locomotives is one expensive experience because it suggests a lot of work and energetic resources and the maintenance of old stock is more difficult than any REMOTEH activity. Foreign tourists in Bulgaria paid price of 3500 euros per person per week packages. Grandma Bear even after 55 years of work does not stop traveling. Driver Angel Alexiev with his assistants restore the locomotive. Because of this, from 2015 he again ride trains. Its name comes from its enormous size and strong thrust. Braking force of 90 tons is upravnyava on its 150 tonne body. Tickets can be purchased from the coffers of Railways in Sofia. The price of reserved seat is 43 lev return trips to Kyustendil. The train stops at Radomir, where for 30 minutes Baba Bear serviced technical and continues to Kyustendil. For fans of nature there are two stops - on Skakavitsa to view the waterfall and Zemen to see Zelenskiya monastery. Departs from the station Sofia on April 8 at 8:55. Returning to Sofia in 15:05. There is a possibility to go and April 9 at 9:30.

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