as per request
Period for organizing the tour
June - September
Rila and Pirin Mountains are famous with
their diverse relief and excellent conditions for tourism,
mountaineering and ski sport in winter. Extremely beautiful
are the numerous lakes situated in the high parts of
Rila and Pirin.
These tours give the opportunity for passing through
the highest and most picturesque places in Rila and
Pirin. Moreover tourists get the chance to visit some
of the most interesting cultural and historical places
in Bulgaria such as the Rila Monastery (10th
century) - a UNESCO site, the town of Bansko
with its authentic National Revival architecture
Arrival in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. Visit
to Borovets - the most famous mountain resort.
Cable car drive to Yastrebets peak - walk to
Mussala peak (2925 m), the highest one on the
Balkan Peninsula. On the way seeing the Mussalenski
and the Ledenoto Lakes.
Then continue through Malyovitsa (2730 m) to
the Seven Rila Lakes. Visit to the unique UNESCO
Site - the Rila Monastery (1147 m) from the 10th
c. and the town of Bansko (900m). Walking tour
to Vihren peak (2914 m) - Mt. Koncheto
- to Yavorov Chalet (1740 m). Then walking to
the Predela Pass (1000m). Drive back to Sofia.
Moderate physical loading.
Accommodation: chalets, guest houses and hotels
Meteorological conditions: summer - long and
sunny; however rainy days are possible.
62A, Vitosha Blvd., 1463 Sofia
Tel. +359 2 / 981 5574, 981 8766