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7-Day Mount Malyovitsa, Mount Musala, Mount Vihren & Mount Dhanzho Hike From Sofia
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Nature, Climbing, Sightseeing

  • Duration

    7 Days

  • Activity Level


  • Language



During this 7-day hiking tour to Bulgaria's famous mountains, see the mountains of Malyovitsa, Musala, Vihren and Dhanzho. Explore the beauty of the Seven lakes, visit the Rila Monastery, enjoy a gondola lift to Yastrebets hut and reach up the highest peak of Pirin mountain. 

  • See the mountains of Malyovitsa, Musala, Vihren and Dhanzho
  • Hike to the Rila Monastery
  • See the Seven lakes, enjoy gondola lift to Yastrebets hut 
  • Day 1: Arrival in Sofia expand_more
    • Meet your tour guide at the agreed-upon location. 

    • Enjoy sightseeing in Sofia, but if you get late, it will be postponed for the next day. 

    • Reach the Rila Mountain Range and settle in the Resort Panichishte in the Rila.

  • Day 2: Hike to Seven Rila Lakes expand_more
    • Drive to the lower station of the chair lift, which will take you to Seven Rila Lakes.

    • Go hiking along the main ridge of the mountain from where you will enjoy views of the 7 lakes.  

    • After hiking, head to Mt. Malyovitsa from where you will down the valley.

    • Return to the resort for an overnight stay. 

  • Day 3: Borovets to Yastrebets expand_more
    • Go to Borovets' resort from where you will take a gondola lift to Yastrebets hut.

    •  At the end of the day, take the gondola lift back to the starting point and then transfer to Govedartsi village for an overnight stay.

  • Day 4: Hike to the Rila Monastery expand_more
    • Hike the trail uphill to the highest point, where you will cross the main ridge of the mountain.

    • Hike down to “Kirilova Polyan” where our transportation will be waiting for us to visit the famous Rila Monastery.

    • Go back to Bansko village hotel for an overnight stay.

  • Day 5: Hike to Mount Vihren expand_more
    • Take a short transfer to the exit point and reach the highest point on Mt. Vihren

    • Have a lunch break at the top.

    • Come back to our vehicle.

    • Drive back to your hotel for an overnight stay.

  • Day 6: Hike to Popovo lake and Mount Dzhano expand_more
    • Go on a chair lift that will take you to Bezbog Hut.

    • Hike to Mt. Dzhano and then hike downhill to the Kremenski lakes.

    • Back to hotel for overnight stay.

  • Day 7: Reach Sofia expand_more
    • Come back to Sofia. An optional guided sightseeing tour is possible if you missed some on the first day.

    • Drive to the airport.

What's Included
  • English-speaking Bulgarian Mountain Guide/Driver

  • Transportation

  • Accommodation B&B

  • Water

  • Lifts/Cable car as per itinerary

What's Excluded
  • Tickets for museums etc

  • Travel insurance

  • Meals and personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities 

Know before you go
  • The tour is not suitable for people who have heart/breathing problems or any physical disabilities.

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Tour Reviews
  • Geoff

    A good day enjoying the city and surrounds with a knowledgeable and helpful guide!

  • Simon

    Campfirebg compleutely understood what I was trying to achieve for my excursion - and was gracious, helpful and supportive. Great communication, trip went off exactly as planned and we had a great time. It waws great to have some local knowledge supporting us on the trak as we did not know the area. Would absolutely recommend this guide.

Starting From


EUR EUR---- 1200.00
EUR 1200.00 / adult

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