Recent Searches
Clear
Questions? (888) 651-9785(888) 651-9785

Top Sofia Hiking & Camping

Category
Select Dates
Today
Tomorrow
Filter




Sort: Featured

38 Tours and Activities

Sort by:Featured

Free Cancellation:Get a full refund up to 24 hours in advance on most experiences.See Details

Hiking The Seven Rila Lakes with option for dinner

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.
...  More
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$49.63
From  
US$49.63
Learn More
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

The Seven Rila Lakes and Pristine waterfall

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 wheelchairAdditional 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!
...  More
  • 8 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$56.40
From  
US$56.40
Learn More
  • 8 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

Belogradchik fortress and Belogradchik rocks tour

The Belogradchik Fortress, also known as Kaleto (“the fortress” from Turkish kale), is an ancient fortress located on the north slopes of the Balkan Mountains, close to the northwestern Bulgarian town of Belogradchik and is the town’s primary cultural and historical tourist attraction, drawing, together with the Belogradchik Rocks, the main flow of tourists into the region. It is one of the best-preserved strongholds in Bulgaria and a cultural monument of national importance.
...  More
  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$55.27
From  
US$55.27
Learn More
  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Climb to Musala Summit (2925m)

• 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
...  More
  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$55.27
From  
US$55.27
Learn More
  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation

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

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.
...  More
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$78.96
From  
US$78.96
Learn More
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Vitosha Mountains Hiking Day Trip including Dragalevtsi Monastery and Cherni Vruh Climb

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.
...  More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$55.27
From  
US$55.27
Learn More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Trekking Day Trip to Rila Mountains and Mt Mousala from Sofia

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.
...  More
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$110.54
From  
US$110.54
Learn More
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Vitosha Mountain- Heritage and Hiking Private Day Trip From Sofia

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.
...  More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$67.68
From  
US$67.68
Learn More
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

Ancient Thracian megalithic monuments - Private Day Tour

Bulgaria is a region that has had settlers for thousands of years and this day trip from Sofia explore the monuments left by these ancient settlers. Explore the Thracian region, which was settled as far back as the 8th century BC, and visit megalithic structures, like tombs and sanctuaries, that were used by these ancient people over the course of the day.
...  More
  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$45.12
From  
US$45.12
Learn More
  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation

One day hiking with snowshoes on Vitosha

Experience the beautiful nature outside of Sofia on this guided full-day snowshoe hiking tour. Transfer to Vitosha Mountains and suit up with snowshoes and poles. Follow your guide and begin your trek through Vitosha Nature Park on forest trails and mountain plateaus. Admire panoramic views of the city of Sofia.
...  More
  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$65.42
From  
US$65.42
Learn More
  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation

Rozhen Monastery and Melnik Hiking with Food Tasting - Private Tour from Sofia

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.
...  More
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$62.04
From  
US$62.04
Learn More
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Full-Day Vitosha Mountain Winter Hiking Tour with Snowshoes from Sofia

Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Bulgaria on a full-day snowshoeing excursion to Vitosha Mountain. Your wintertime adventure begins with comfortable transportation from your Sofia hotel to Aleko Resort. No previous snowshoeing experience is necessary, as your guide is on hand to help with adjustments and instruction. The scenic path takes you up to Cherni Vrah Peak, where you enjoy exceptional views of Sofia and the Balkan Mountains.
...  More
  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$39.48
From  
US$39.48
Learn More
  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

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

The Rila Mountains are the highest on The Balkan Peninsula with Mount Musala – 2925 m a.s.l. Rila (an old Slavic word, meaning “Water Mountain”) looks like a rough sea of mountain ridges and peaks, deep gorges and 150 crystal clear lakes. A big part of the National Park is under the protection of UNESCO.
...  More
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$50.76
From  
US$50.76
Learn More
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

Mastodons' lost world - Private Day Tour

Five million years old subtropic forest in which a 4-meter tall mastodon is walking around, screams of prehistoric monkeys, trumpets of mastodons and stamping of three finger horses are being heard in the air… This is not a scene from a dinosaur movie, but the place which we’ll visit.We’ll immerse in the picturesque world of the Pliocene era in the paleontological formation found in Dorkovo village.This is the biggest on the Balkans and second biggest in Europe exposition of bones - about 30 species of animals from that age.We’ll carry on to later ages at a beautiful place with an ancient fort. There, stepping on the fort walls we’ll learn how the Bulgarian rulers were governing those lands and how the normal ordinary people used to live.We’ll have lunch along the coast of a Rhodope dam and then we’ll visit one of the most beautiful Bulgarian caves which were populated by Thracians many centuries ago.Come! Explore Rhodopes’ ancient history!
...  More
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$45.12
From  
US$45.12
Learn More
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

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

If you are interested in peaceful hiking in the 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.Komstitsa- a village, which is one of the most important places of Bulgaria for belemnites, squid-like animals, shells and amonites.IMPORTANT NOTE: Don’t take the fossils, they are a natural treasure of the country.
...  More
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$45.12
From  
US$45.12
Learn More
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

Sredna Gora mountain hiking - Day Tour

Sredna Gora is one of the biggest Bulgarian mountains. Its forest slopes, panoramic ridges and deep river valleys are hiding countless opportunities for wonderful day trips. Sredna Gora's highest peak is Bogdan - 1604m above sea level. The peak is famous for its thick forests and that it’s a very popular destination for beginner hikers because of its fairly easy routes. It’s also one of the few peaks in the country which is hidden by a forest and is not “naked” and panoramic. Nevertheless, during our hike to the top, we’ll be hiking on the ridge’s paths from where in clear weather we’ll be able to see Botev peak on the left and Bogdan peak and Srednogorie area’s beauties on the right.The overall length of the tour - 4.25kmDisplacement: +/- 550mThis tour is suitable for beginners. There are no steep areas in the route.
...  More
  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$62.04
From  
US$62.04
Learn More
  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Private Hiking Trip to the Black Peak in Vitosha Mountain

This is a private tour so you will not be combined with other people besides those on your reservation- there will be a private driver- guide just for you! Enjoy a great hiking trip in the nature near Sofia to the Black Peak in Vitosha Mountain!
...  More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$56.40
From  
US$56.40
Learn More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

One day adventurous hiking - Urdini lakes and Seven Rila lakes

Rila- the highest mountain in Bulgaria and Balkan peninsula. Rila is a very old name with the meaning "The water mountain". It has more than 120 lakes and on that tour, we'll see it's the most famous Seven Rila lakes and the mystic Urdini lakes. We'll be over 2661 meters over sea level and we'll see Rila monastery from an eagle eye. The hiking is long and hard, but you'll find the miraculous legends and harmony. Join us on that tour to touch the virgin nature of Bulgaria.
...  More
  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$124.07
From  
US$124.07
Learn More
  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

Winter Sunset Hike Tour

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.
...  More
  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$67.68
From  
US$67.68
Learn More
  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation

Seven Rila lakes to Rila monastery guided Trek

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.
...  More
  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$157.91
From  
US$157.91
Learn More
  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

Iskar Gorge - Self-guided tour

The Iskar Gorge self-guided tour will take you on an unforgettable adventure through the longest and most impressive Bulgarian gorge!You will travel by train on the most spectacular and beautiful train route in Bulgaria!Your tripvamGO guide will lead you to the breathtaking views and amazing nature of the natural park where you can see the biggest karst springs in the country, one of the longest caves in Bulgaria while hiking on an eco trail to the point where you can sit on the edge and enjoy one of the best views of all the Iskar George. This place is one of the best photo shooting spots!If this isn't enough, you can subscribe and try an amazing rafting adventure on the Iskar River.Our full-time support, the tripvamGO online guide and the audio stories of the place will make your trip comfortable, secure, informative and will help you collect unforgettable memories!
...  More
  • 6 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$3.38
From  
US$3.38
Learn More
  • 6 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

Vitosha - private night tour

Night comes and our adventure begins. We invite you to see the mountain from a different point of view, to fight against your fears, to lose and find yourself in the maze of the dark woods. In that walking tour, you can feel the silence and see some of the night animals like Salamandra salamandra or Bufo bufo. In our highest point, you will be awarded the light of Sofia – this never sleeping beauty.The transfer from your hotel to Vitosha mountain will be less than 20 minutes. We’ll start from Dragalevtsi district and the next 3 hours we’ll hike through the woods. The tour includes one of the mountain peaks – Kamen del (1876 m).After a walk through the forest, you could see the Boyana waterfall, which is one of the most visited places and Boyana lake – a quiet place for fishermen. The last attraction of the tour will be the Boyana church, which is one of the UNESCO sites in Bulgaria. Transfer to your accommodation.
...  More
  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$62.04
From  
US$62.04
Learn More
  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

Three Bulgarian natural wonders in one day – Private tour

On this Day tour we’ll visit a few magical, but forgotten spots on the west of the capital.The first place to visit is imbued in history and blood - the story of an epic battle and the blood of the heroes who sacrificed their lives for Bulgaria. Today, there’s a unique monument from communist times - The Pantheon “Mother Bulgaria” which was built as an open towards the sky temple with a pyramidal shape. In its center is situated the statue of “Mother Bulgaria” sorrowful over her killed defenders.Close to the monument are to be found ruins from an ancient fortress in the beautiful gorge of Petlyuka. People say that there was a sanctuary of ancient greek’s God of Healing - Asclepius, son of Apollon.The second place we’ll visit is the town of Breznik where is situated the richest in iron water spring in Bulgaria. The spring is close to the church of St. Petka.Our third stop is an underground gallery - the “Underground mining museum” in Pernik which is one of a kind on the Balkans!
...  More
  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$56.40
From  
US$56.40
Learn More
  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation

NEW TO VIATOR

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

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.
...  More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From  
US$45.12
From  
US$45.12
Learn More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation


Book online or call
(888) 651-9785
(888) 651-9785