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Hiking The Seven Rila Lakes with option for dinner

Hiking The Seven Rila Lakes with option for dinner

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Make the most of your time in Bulgaria on hiking trip to the world-renowned Seven Rila Lakes. Going with a guide eliminates the stress of navigating the trails on your own and leaves you with an inside perspective on the country’s natural landscape. After the 5-hour hike, stop for a well-deserved dinner (own expense) en route to Sofia. Round-trip hotel transport is included for your convenience.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.69
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$55.69
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One-day Hiking Trip to Cherni Vrah (Vitosha Mountain)

One-day Hiking Trip to Cherni Vrah (Vitosha Mountain)

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You are thrilled by the mountain and would like to experience it even when on the run? Well, in Sofia you have that opportunity. Vitosha Mountain is only 30 minutes drive from the city and offers great hiking trails for different levels of experience. Because of its proximity, it allows the visitors of the capital to squeeze some adventures in between their appointments. Vitosha is one of the symbols of Sofia and the closest site for hiking, alpinism and skiing. Convenient bus lines and rope ways render the mountain easily accessible. Vitosha has the outlines of an enormous dome. The territory of the mountain includes Vitosha Nature Park that is the oldest nature park in the Balkans. The mountain emerged as a result of volcanic activity and has been subsequently shaped by the slow folding of the granite rock layers and a series of gradual uplifts of the area. Cherni Vrah is the highest point of the mountain at 2290 m and is one of 11 peaks of Vitosha over 2000 m in height.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.78
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$50.78

The Seven Rila Lakes and Pristine waterfall

The Seven Rila Lakes and Pristine waterfall

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Seven Rila Lakes and a secret 39metra waterfall.. Transfer to Panichishte – from there we will take the cable car to hut “Rilski lakes” (2150м). Our trekking starts at 1800 altetude and ends at 2500 altetude at the last lake called The “Tear”. All lakes are glacial and their names are connected to their shape - The kidney, The twin, The fish lake, the Eye, The Trefoil. Panoramic view to Vitosha, Osogovo and Stara Planina mountains. You will be walking all day in the National park of Rila. At the end we will see the only one natural geyser in Bulgaria and enchanted waterfall. Тhe length of the waterfall is 39 metres. • A moderate amount of walking is involved • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair Additional info: • Returning time: 5 pm / Duration: 8.5 hours • Don't forget your warm clothes and comfortable trekking shoes! Lunch option at nearby hut "Seven Rila lakes" or bring dry package lunch!
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  • 8 to 30 minutes
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$76.16
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$76.16
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Private Vitosha Mountains Hiking with Black peak & Dragalevtsi Monastery

Private Vitosha Mountains Hiking with Black peak & Dragalevtsi Monastery

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Choose between hiking—in summer—and snowshoeing—in winter—to scale this classic Sofia peak. After pickup from your hotel and a stop at the medieval Dragalevtsi Monastery, climb Cherni Vrah—Vitosha Mountain’s highest peak—from the Aleko Hut with your guide. The views over Sofia, the Rila Mountains, and the Balkan Mountains are just spectacular.
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  • 8 hours
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$48.27
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Winter Sunset Hike Tour

Winter Sunset Hike Tour

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This tour will grant you a unique experience of Sofia and the Vitosha mountain - we will enjoy the sunset over the city from the best point of view - the Kamen Del peak.
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  • 5 hours
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$92.82
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The Seven Rila Lakes Circuit (small-group tour from Sofia)

The Seven Rila Lakes Circuit (small-group tour from Sofia)

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Hike through rugged terrain to the Seven Rila Lakes on a full-day tour from Sophia, and discover the remarkable scenery of the Rila Mountains. Take a chairlift to a high-mountain hut and continue on foot along the jeweled string of lakes. Follow your guide through alpine passes into remote valleys, then rest in the shade of hikers’ shelters; take in sweeping views of the Bulgarian landscape and enjoy the crisp, clear air of the Balkans’ highest mountain range.  
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
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$49.51
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$49.51
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Rila Monastery and hiking to the Stob Pyramids- Private Day Trip from Sofia

Rila Monastery and hiking to the Stob Pyramids- Private Day Trip from Sofia

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Discover a side of Bulgaria that’s hard to reach independently as you explore the dramatic rock pinnacles known as Stob’s Pyramids with a private hiking guide. Then journey into Bulgarian culture as you tour the Rila Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and taste home-made “banitsa” pastries. Tour includes private door-to-door transport and guiding but excludes entrance fees and lunch.
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  • 9 hours
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$111.39
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Belogradchik fortress and Belogradchik rocks tour

Belogradchik fortress and Belogradchik rocks tour

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If you're interested in visiting the centuries-old Belogradchik Fortress from Sofia, you likely need to rent a car, pay for gas, and navigate yourself on the drive. Visit this top Bulgarian cultural sight—without the hassle and expense of renting a car—with this private tour. Along the way, enjoy a stop at the bizarre geologic formation known as the Belogradchik Rocks, spend two hours at the fortress—with entry at your own expense—and admire the landscape as you sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride from Sofia.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
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$93.07
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Private Day Trip to Rozhen Monastery and Melnik

Private Day Trip to Rozhen Monastery and Melnik

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Enjoy a personalized insight into the tiny town of Melnik and the historic Rozhen Monastery with a private guide. Hike through the sand peaks of the Melnik Pyramids; discover Bulgarian Revival architecture at the Kordopulova House; taste Bulgarian “banitsa” pastry; and admire St. Antonius Church. Finally, explore the Rozhen Monastery. Tour includes door-to-door round-trip transport with free Wi-Fi.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$148.52
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Day Hike to Musala peak 2925 m – the highest on The Balkan Peninsula

Day Hike to Musala peak 2925 m – the highest on The Balkan Peninsula

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Soak up sweeping views across the Balkans from Musala Peak, 9,600 feet (2,925 meters) high in the Rila Mountains, on this private hiking adventure. Your professional mountain guide ensures safety and leads the way at a pace that works for your group, while the tour picks up and drops off direct from your Sofia accommodation, saving you more walking on tired limbs. Gondola lift tickets are at your own expense.
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  • 10 hours
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$103.01
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Climb to Musala Summit (2925m)

Climb to Musala Summit (2925m)

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• Take the trek to the rooftop of the Balkan Peninsula • Admire one of the most beautiful alpine landscapes in Bulgaria • Be fascinated by fantastic panoramas and superb natural views
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  • 12 hours
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$97.77
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Private Trekking in Rila Mountains and Mt Mousala from Sofia

Private Trekking in Rila Mountains and Mt Mousala from Sofia

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Trek to the highest peak in the Rila Mountains range with a guide for panoramic views of the area. Transfer from your Sofia hotel to Borovets and take a chair lift to your starting point. From there, begin your trek up Mt. Mousala on a trodden rocky path. Take to time to enjoy the view and snap pictures at the top of the mountain.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.64
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One day trip from Sofia: A walking over the Jurassic sea

One day trip from Sofia: A walking over the Jurassic sea

If you are interested in peaceful hiking in nature, away from the noise of the city, this tour is for you. We’ll walk in the remains of an ancient sea, where mollusks and sea creatures dominated. Feel a part of the way in the natural history and touch a piece of it. When the empire of the dinosaurs was rising, most of the Bulgarian lands were below the sea. 150 million years later, this sea is Ponor mountain. Now that carst mountain has limestones from the Triassic and Jurassic period.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.32
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Hike and Fly Vitosha Mountain

Hike and Fly Vitosha Mountain

An unique mix of hiking and paragliding over the Bulgarian capital Sofia. An experiences of a lifetime lead by professional guides.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$301.98
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$301.98
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From Sofia: Lyubash mountain trail

From Sofia: Lyubash mountain trail

Lyubash mountain is not very famous by the locals and the tourist. That makes the mountain unique for searching peaceful hiking away from the noise of the cities and people. Join in this panoramic adventure to see undiscovered Bulgaria!
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  • 8 hours
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$45.25
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Wind Mills Hydropark Tours & Activities

Wind Mills Hydropark Tours & Activities

Choose from a range of activities in Hydropark Wind Mills - horse riding, paintball, archery, mountain bikes, O2 bar, water ball, zoo, energy pyramid and enormous water park area at your disposal. Pay a small deposit upfront to secure your place and activity and the outstanding amount on spot. Secure your truly incredible activities in Hydropark Wind Mills and get self-guided with our special and personalized e-guides.
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  • 1 to 8 hours
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$23.52
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$23.52
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Vitosha hiking tour

Vitosha hiking tour

The adventures and memories are the things, that make every man special. Vitosha mountain is only for you! This is the fourth highest mountain in Bulgaria and is the first national park in the Balkan peninsula for its species from the wildlife.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.69
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Seven Rila lakes to Rila monastery guided Trek

Seven Rila lakes to Rila monastery guided Trek

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This 2-Day trek will take you deep into the wilderness of the Rila Mountains where you will be amazed by the magical Seven Rila Lakes, sleep at the highest mountain hut on the Balkan peninsula - Vazov Hut (2300 m. a.s.l.) and finally after a descend filled with wonderful views of peaks, ridges and alpine forested valleys you will arrive at Rila Monastery - the largest and most significant active monastery in Bulgaria. Expect a challenging dive into the off beaten trails of Rila mountain that will reward you with natural splendor at every step.
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  • 2 days
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$296.72
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E-guide for Any Sight, Tour, Trip or Experience in Bulgaria

E-guide for Any Sight, Tour, Trip or Experience in Bulgaria

Fully personalized electronic guide with all info and logistics for you. Live maps and route for you to follow. An unique product which brings you stress-free travel at your own pace all around Bulgaria. Very flexible and easy for the customer.
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  • 1 hour to 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$18.56
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$18.56
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Hiking in Pirin- the UNESCO World Heritage Natural Park with a visit of Bansko

Hiking in Pirin- the UNESCO World Heritage Natural Park with a visit of Bansko

This tour is a great opportunity to enjoy one of the most beautiful places in Bulgaria-Pirin natural park, part of the UNESCO World Heritage list. In return for the relatively easy hike, you will admire some of Banderishki Lakes and will be able to see from below the highest pike of the mountain- Vihren. When we are done with the hike, we will go down to the biggest ski resort in Bulgaria- Bansko, where you will have the chance to try a very nice traditional Bulgarian lunch. After regaining your strength, you will have a short guided walk in the historical part of the town, during which you will learn about the history and the architecture of our Revival period.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$88.69
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Vitosha Mountain- Heritage and Hiking- Private Day Trip

Vitosha Mountain- Heritage and Hiking- Private Day Trip

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Experience the nature outside of Sofia and taste traditional Bulgarian food on this private tour. Meet your guide at your hotel and make your way to Vitosha Mountain in an air-conditioned car equipped with WiFi, so you can stay connected. Enjoy personalized attention from your private guide as you sample a traditional Bulgarian breakfast and hike to Boyana Lake. Afterwards, visit Boyana Church and the National Historical Museum.
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  • 8 hours
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$99.01
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From Sofia: Rila mountain and the Scary lake

From Sofia: Rila mountain and the Scary lake

Rila- the highest mountain in Bulgaria and the Balkan peninsula. Rila is a very old name with the meaning “The water mountain”. Rila has more than 120 lakes. In that adventure, you’ll see seven of them. Six of them are in the group of Mineral lakes and the Scary lake in the most famous. The picturesque location gave so many legends about the lake, which is below the peaks of Kupenite, Priest’s head. Rest close to Yonchevo lake to feel the magic of the mountain. Join in that extreme trip to find harmony, to discover some legends and tales in the mountain of wisdom.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.88
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Boyana Waterfall and Boyana Church One-Day Hiking Trip

Boyana Waterfall and Boyana Church One-Day Hiking Trip

Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, has the privilege to be only half an hour drive away from Vitosha Mountain. This provides great opportunity for foreign visitors to enjoy both the city life and the beautiful nature that surrounds it. Vitosha mountain is home of the first nature park in Bulgaria. Its highest peak is Cherni Vrah (Black Peak) – 2… m. This trip takes you on a trail that reveals the hidden beauty of the mountain – starting from the amazing city view from Kamen Del Peak and going down to one of its gems – the Boyana Waterfall. We close the day with a visit to one of the most popular cultural sights in Sofia – Boyana Church, situated in Boyana district, on the foot of the mountain. Eager to learn more? Check the itinerary and book your place today!
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.83
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Rhodope Mountains: Mysteries in the Orpheus lands

Rhodope Mountains: Mysteries in the Orpheus lands

The legend of the Rhodopes was told by the Thracians to Herodotus, the father of history, and he recorded it. It tells the story of the mystical king Hemus, who loved his wife Rhodope so much that he called her by the name of the deity Hera. She, in turn, called him Zeus. In their love game, they unconsciously mocked the gods. Understanding, Zeus decided to punish them. He turned the sinners into mountains that were forever separated by miles. Love like a flower, torn off forever … but not dead, because their memory remains eternal! This is a tour for hikers, who love nature, culture, and history. Rhodope mountains are the widest one in Bulgaria, hiding archeological sites and pretty villages. Come in the mountain of love!
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  • 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$969.43
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