Bulgaria on Foot

Bulgaria on Foot - UTracks
Bulgaria on Foot - UTracks
+3 Destinations
Rhodope Mountains


Start and end in Sofia! With the self-guided tour Bulgaria on Foot, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Sofia, Bulgaria and 3 other destinations in Bulgaria. Bulgaria on Foot includes accommodation in a hotel as well as meals, transport and more.
Age range
2 to 99 year olds
Hotel, Hut
Max Group Size
Travel style
Self-Guided, Adventure, Discovery, Hiking & Trekking


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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Sofia, transfer from airport to your hotel (for arrivals 9am-7pm only)
  2. Day 2: Transfer to Borovets and ascend Musala Peak (2925m/6hrs), transfer to Govedartsi
  3. Day 3: Walk to Prekorechki Lakes and return to hotel (6.5hrs)
  4. Day 4: Seven Rila Lakes and Rila Monastery (5hrs)
  5. Day 5: Trek across the Central Pirin (6hrs)
  6. Day 6: Continue trek to Demyanitsa Hut, transfer to Bansko (6hrs)
  7. Day 7: Ascend Mt Vihren (2914m)(6-7hrs), transfer to Sofia (2.5hrs)
  8. Day 8: Transfer to Sofia airport, trip concludes

What's included

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

Not included

  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Additional Services

  • Michelle Totman's review about another UTracks tour
    4.0 - Good

    The guide was more concerned about staying on schedule than safety. She had no apparent passion for the area and the beauty it contained. She spoke French over 80% of the time despite the fact that 7 of the 11 people on the tour were English-only speakers.... Read more

  • Tina Greener's review about another UTracks tour
    4.0 - Good

    Matthew was amazing. World class guide. The tour description did not match the actual schedule (no gondola day #1). Unfortunately, those of us in good hiking fitness were held back by those less fit. That was frustrating to hike then wait over and over... Read more

  • Peter Newitt's review about another UTracks tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    We chose to do a 9 day self guided cycle tour in Transylvania. The introduction at railway station with the Romania Active guide was excellent, and we were impressed with the map and the detailed daily self guided route. On arrival at our first guesthouse... Read more

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Bulgaria on Foot

  • Saturday
    Sep 7, 2019
    from Sofia
    8 Days
    Sep 14, 2019
    to Sofia
    6 seats left
    USD $747
    Based on Twin

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About the countries

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Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Bulgaria. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Recommended for Bulgaria. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Bulgaria. Ideally 2 months before travel.


Start and end in Sofia.
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For any tour departing before 7 November 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 7 November 2019, a minimum payment of $500 is required to confirm your booking with UTracks. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 75 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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Covering a total distance of approx 223 km.
  • Sofia (Bulgaria)
  • 50 km
  • Govedartsi (Bulgaria)
  • 47 km
  • Bansko (Bulgaria)
  • 15 km
  • Popovo Lake (Bulgaria)
  • 111 km
  • Sofia (Bulgaria)

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