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Vitosha Mountain and Pancharevo Lake Private Day Trip from Sofia

There’s a whole world of nature within minutes of Sofia—but accessing it by public transport or taxi can be hard. Combine the freedom of independent travel with the personal service of a private driver/guide on this private tour. Visit scenic Pancharevo Lake, with its restaurants and woodland, and Vitosha Mountain, with mineral springs and sweeping views across the city.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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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.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Private Day Trip to the Seven Rila Lakes

Enjoy personalized attention on this guided hiking tour to the Seven Rila Lakes. Depart from your hotel and travel in an air-conditioned car equipped with WiFi so you can stay connected. Access the mountain easily with a chairlift. Hike through the beautiful nature on the mountain and pass the Rila Lakes.
  • Duration: 9 hours
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  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Saeva dupka and Ledenika Caves Day-Tour from Sofia

Visit Saeva dupka and Ledenika — two of Bulgaria’s fascinating cave systems — on this 1-day tour from Sofia. Travel across the Balkan Range to Brestnica with a guide and explore Saeva dupka — a subterranean cave system of five halls and echoing corridors inhabited since the Roman era. Then, travel onward to Ledenika — widely considered to be Bulgaria’s most impressive underground cave. During your tour, admire mighty stalactites and stalagmites throughout the 10 halls, dip your hand in the Lake of Wishes and enjoy an amazing 3D laser show inside the cave.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Mt. Vitosha and Boyana Waterfall Hiking Tour from Sofia

Trek up Mt. Vitosha and see the Boyana waterfall on this full-day tour from Sofia. Don your walking boots and hike to the top of Bulgaria’s fourth-highest mountain, passing lush meadows and pine woods. After soaking up panoramic views of Sofia from the summit, enjoy lunch (own expense) and descend to the Boyana fall, whose waters tumble down a steep rock face. Your tour includes return transfers from Sofia, including hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
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The Ultimate Balkan Horse Riding - Glozhene Monastery Ride

Explore Bulgaria’s beautiful countryside on horseback and discover a relaxing pace of life outside the city on this 7-hour Balkan horse riding adventure from Sofia. Follow your guide along winding trails through rural Bulgaria on horseback, and enjoy panoramic views over the dense forests and soaring peaks of the Balkan Mountains in the distance. Travel through quaint rural villages such as Golyam Izvor, Glozhene and Teteven, and discover top local attractions including the St George Monastery. This exciting tour is suitable for riders of all ages and ability levels.
  • Duration: 7 hours
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  • Duration: 7 hours
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Full Day 7 Rila Lakes Tour from Sofia

Escape the city without the hassle and expense of self-driving with this convenient shared transfer to the Rila National Park. After a briefing from your driver, soak up the beauty of the seven glacial Rila Lakes and enjoy a full day’s hiking or lounging before you return to central Sofia. A chairlift runs to and from the lakes.
  • Duration: 11 hours
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  • Duration: 11 hours
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Teteven Horse Riding Experience from Sofia including Overnight Stay

Escape the city and discover Teteven’s scenic surroundings on a 2-day horse riding tour from Sofia. Enjoy intimate access to mountain paths and forest trails, and visit landmarks including Glozhene Monastery and Morovitsa cave. Avoid hidden costs with accommodation and meals included as per itinerary, and save time finding the rural location with round-trip transfer from your Sofia hotel.
  • Duration: 2 days
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  • Duration: 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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Winter Day Trip to the Rila Mountain

Feel the winter spirit and enjoy a refreshing day trip to the Rila Mountain. You can customize the tour and choose between several different options depending on your preferences- skiing, ski doo, lift break, fortress visit and a SPA afternoon.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
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Private Day Trip to the 7 Rila Lakes with hikind and SPA

Experience Bulgarian nature and soak in thermal waters on a full-day private tour of the Rila Lakes and Sapareva Banya. Private transportation takes you from your Sofia hotel into to Rila, where you follow your guide on a three-hour hike (at your chosen difficultly level) around the seven lakes.  Afterwards, unwind at the thermal spa before relaxing on your way back to Sofia.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Krushuna Waterfalls and Devetashka Cave Private Day Trip

Get out of busy Sofia and spend the day in nature on this private full-day tour. Depart from your Sofia hotel in an air-conditioned car equipped with WiFi so you can stay connected. In the company of a guide, make your way to Krushuna Waterfalls and dip in the travertine pools. Explore the natural karst Devetashka Cave.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Seven Rila Lakes Day Tour from Sofia

Hike around the glacial Seven Rila Lakes on a day trip from Sofia, and discover the best of Bulgaria’s mountainous beauty. With a guide, you’ll travel out of the city and up a chair lift to the start of the hiking trails where a scenic looped route awaits. The walk lasts around five hours and isn't too challenging, although there are some uphill sections to reach the highest lakes.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Shuttle Group Day Trip to the Rose Valley

Enjoy a great day trip to the magnificent Rose Valley. Visit a traditional local rosary and learn more about the rose oil production process. The tour also includes the ancient Thracian tomb in Kazanlak- UNESCO heritage site- and the memorial church "the birth of Crist".
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Rose Valey Private Day Trip

Enjoy a great day trip to the magnificent Rose Valley. Visit a traditional local rosary and learn more about the rose oil production process. The tour also includes the ancient Thracian tomb in Kazanlak- UNESCO heritage site- and the memorial church "the birth of Crist".
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Waterfall and SPA in the Rila Mountain

Take a break from the town and enjoy a relaxing SPA day in the Rila Mountain along with a short walk to the beautiful Goritsa Waterfall.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Rila mountain hiking - Day Tour

Rila is one of the most beautiful mountains in Bulgaria. Its nature and beauty are continuously attracting thousands of people every year. Once you visit Rila, you’ll want to come back again and again!In order to make sure all of the above is true, we’ll embark on a route to Belmeken hut and the Belmeken peak. The peak is 2626m above sea level and the region is famous for its ecological and picturesque environment. During spring and mid-summer there are many rare species of high mountain flowers to be seen. At the end of August and beginning of September, there are lots of blueberries and raspberries.Nearby are Sokolov peak and Cherni vrah peak. An outstanding view can be observed from Belmeken towards Rila, Pirin, Rhodopes, Stara Planina, and its hiking is fairly easy during the summer.This tour is suitable for beginners and medium-advanced hikers.The overall length of the tour - 11.5kmDisplacement: +/- 1075m
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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One Day tour to 7 Rila Lakes

One of the most notable natural attractions on the Balkan peninsula 7 Rila Lakes – The Lower Lake (2 095 m), Fish Lake (2 184 m), The Trefoil (2 216 m), The Twin (2 234м), The Kidney (2 282 м), The Eye (2 440 м), The Tear (2 535 м). This tour starts from your hotel. You will visit Sapareva bania, then you will take a lift and after the lift you will start to hike the lakes. After you reach the highest lake you will go back and return to Sofia. The tour ends at your hotel.
  • Duration: 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Vratsa mountain hiking - Day Tour

You’ll enter the fairy world of Iskar’s Gorge, where the river Iskar has cut through Stara Planina mountain forming a beautiful gorge. This picturesque area is situated in the Western part of Bulgaria and starts from the Sofian valley.One of the biggest rock pearls of the Gorge - Kobilini walls is awaiting you. We’ll hike the highest peak of Vratsa mountain - Beglichka Mogila in order to enjoy fully the breathtaking scenery surrounded by hundreds of meters tall rocks! The peak is situated just next to the edge of Kobilini walls.This tour is suitable for beginners and medium-advanced hikers.The overall length of the tour - 10.8kmDisplacement: +/- 900m
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Bulgaria's last erupted volcano - Day tour

Inactive volcano, ancient city, hot mineral water spring, unique plants, prophecies, fortune-telling, and unexplainable energy. This is not a script from an Indiana Jones movie, but what you can experience and find for one day in Bulgaria!More than a million years ago there was a volcano eruption. Today, there’s a mountain hill for which Vanga - the prophet says: “There was an ancient city on the Rupite and there were many temples with golden domes. Here were living tall, strong, spiritual people with white robes. They all died during the eruption of the volcano and their souls are still crying.”Nowadays, at the east foot of the inactive volcano is situated the famous area called “Rupite” and the Bulgarian archaeologists discovered one of the biggest cities from the antiquity situated on the valley of Struma river. Many authors have written about that city and it was even mentioned in Homer’s “Iliad”, and was called “Heraclea Sintica” in the books of Thucydides and Aristotle.
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sofia with Unique Farm-To-Table Lunch Experience

Do you want to taste the Bulgarian rural culture for a day without traveling hundreds of miles? Do you want to try a cuisine which preserves the traditions of two very distinct cultures within itself?Travel with us on this one-day trip in the outskirts of Sofia and experience not only the life in a family-run farm but also the history of our ancestors. This tour will give you access to the most local places around the capital, avoiding the touristic hustle and bustle.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Seven Rila Lakes Small Group Day Trip

Take a break from the town and enjoy a great group day trip to the nature of the Seven Rila Lakes. Feel the fresh air and hike in a breathtaking mountain atmosphere. Most times the group size is 4-8 people.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
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Mastodons' lost world - 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!
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Vitosha mountain hiking - Day Tour

Vitosha is the most visited and the 4rth biggest mountain in Bulgaria. It’s situated just next to Sofia. This is the only dome-shaped mountain in the country and the place where Bulgarian mountaineering was established. According to a local legend, Vitosha was an active volcano millions of years ago.In order to learn more about the history of this gorgeous mountain and to enjoy its beauty, we’ll embark on a hiking trip to its highest peak - Cherni vrah (Black peak). This is one of Bulgaria’s windiest peaks and when the weather is clear we can see from there the mountains Rila, Stara Planina, Sredna Gora, Verila and Plana.This tour is suitable for beginners and medium-advanced hikers.An overall length of the tour - 8.5kmDisplacement: +/- 890m* The routes can be changed and depending on your condition we can make them easier or harder for hiking.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
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Eyes of god, Saeva Dupka Caves and the Blue Ostrich Farm

After pick-up in Sofia around 9:00 AM, head to Saeva Dupka, with 400 meters of corridors and 5 galleries. Explore the hidden wonders of one of the strangest caves in Bulgaria.On your way to the first cave visit "The Blue Ostriches" (Village of Brestnitsa) ostrich farm and learn a little bit more about the life and times of Bulgarian ostriches.Move on to Prohodna cave, currently the most famous cave in Bulgaria. See how it is naturally illuminated by two huge openings in the ceiling, inspiring the cave's local name, Eyes of God Cave. Explore the entrances, including a 45-meter entrance, the largest in Bulgaria. The expected return in Sofia is at about 6pm.
  • Duration: 9 hours
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  • Duration: 9 hours
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