Experiences

Not just a farm .....

Make the most of your time with us and choose one of our activities or holidays.  

You can meet local people,

learn about the history and culture of Bulgaria,

try new skills

or enjoy a relaxing holistic therapy and meditation.

 

Meet local people

Wild Thyme Eco Retreat Palamartsa

Horse and Cart ride

Join Yomeer for a unique journey around the village.  Pay Yomeer directly.

 

Dairying

Learn how to make yogurt and cheese from our own goat's milk.

Walk in the forest

...with local character, shepherd and singer Stefan.  The day ends with an interesting surprise!  Pay Stefan directly.

 

Talk to the animals

Feed the pig, chickens and goats.  Walk the goats down to meet the village herd in the morning or collect them as the sun sets.  Have a go at milking or collect the eggs from the hens.  

Or just hang out with our dog Belcho and cats, Sage and Cheeky Nibbler!

Bulgarian Cooking

Order a Bulgarian meal and you can join us in the kitchen to learn how to make a traditional dish. 

Dinner: 20 lev/person

Preserves & Alcohol

Help us make jams, chutneys, looteneetsa (the local tomato paste) ....

And wine, perry or cider .....

Magical Music of Bulgaria

Bulgarian Singing Holiday

19-22nd April 2019

& on request (for groups)

Join our 3 day/4 night singing holiday learning the beautiful traditional songs of Bulgaria.  You are guided through the process with our professional singer Stela and accordian teacher Mitko.  The finale is a wonderful evening of listening to and singing with the village choir while enjoying traditional Bulgarian food. 

Your very own concert 

Have your very own concert of Bulgarian music and food in the garden.

Or we can arrange an evening of Bulgarian food and music with the women's choir in the village centre.

Both are great options.

Meal: 20 lev per person

Music: pay musicians directly

Bulgarian Music Course

Bulgarian Music Holiday

13th-17th September 2018

17-21 May 2019

& on request for groups

Bring your instrument and over 3 days learn to play some Bulgarian folk songs.  On the final evening, you get a chance to perform with your group in the garden while enjoying a traditional Bulgarian meal and rakia!