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∗ Our team will be waiting to greet you at the parking behind Alexander Nevski Cathedral, http://!!!Green Valleys meeting point SOFIA google/maps!!!, or at your preferable location if requested in advance at the time of booking.
∗ The journey takes about two hours to the starting point for treks. Kirilova polyana is located at 1465 m above sea level. in the center of Rila Monastery Nature Park. Also known as Partizanska polyana. The trek takes about 02:00 hours.
∗ Next stop is The dry lake 1928m above sea level – It is a landslide lake. The name Dry Lake comes from the fact that sometimes in summer, when it is very hot and dry, the lake dries up completely. Interestingly, a lake does not flow through a stream or river, but flows into the soil underground.
∗ A pleasant picnic amidst the captivating tranquility in the area.
∗ After the break we geting bakc to the trek. The trek takes about 2 hours to the shelter Kobilino Banishte at 2145 m above sea level.
∗ From Kobilino Branishte we take the last trek to the Rila Monastry. Trek takes about 2 hour.
∗ Visit Rila Monastry.
∗ Boarding the bus.
∗ Departure back to Sofia.
∗ Mandatory requirement for tourists – Before the start of each mountain hike, clients receive instruction from a licensed mountain guide and undertake to comply with the instructions given to them.
∗ Changes in the program are possible, based on objective factors, mostly of meteorological nature.
∗ Please wear comfortable hiking boots, warm clothes, dry food, water, raincoate.
∗ Windproof and waterproof jacket.
∗ Extra garment (fleece).
∗ Water bottle at least 1 liter.
∗ Hat/towel, sunscreen and sunglasses, raincoat.
∗ Insole (optional).
∗ In bad weather conditions the program can be shortened or replaced.
∗ Food for lunch, picnic type. It is recommended to consider in advance that your food is as energetic and healthy as possible.
∗ Travelers should have a moderate to good level of physical fitness.
In case of medical issues or allergies you should always consult your tour representative if you are not sure of what ingredients a dish contains.