Мountain biking vacation in Bulgaria - XC style routes

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We have experience to guide groups in Rila, Rodopi, Vitosha, Strandja mountains 1500 m - 2925 m above sea level.

ABOUT BULGARIA
Location: Southeastern Europe, bordering the Black Sea, between Romania and Turkey.
Geographic coordinates: 43 00 N, 25 00 E
Area:
total: 110,910 sq km
land: 110,550 sq km
water: 360 sq km
Area - comparative:
slightly larger than Tennessee
Land boundaries:
total: 1,808 km
border countries: Greece 494 km, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 148 km, Romania 608 km, Serbia and Montenegro 318 km (all with Serbia), Turkey 240 km
Coastline: 354 km
Maritime claims:
contiguous zone: 24 nm
exclusive economic zone: 200 nm
territorial sea: 12 nm
Climate: temperate; cold, damp winters; hot, dry summers
Terrain: mostly mountains with lowlands in north and southeast Elevation extremes:
lowest point: Black Sea 0 m
highest point: Musala peak 2,925 m

PROGRAMME:

Day 1:
Transfer from Sofia to Pana Mountain. Riding trough Pana Mountain - 28 km. Overnight in Djambazki hotel - Govedarci village.

Day 2:
Transfer from Govedarci to Borovets. Riding in Rila: Borovets - Raduil Village - 30 km.Transfer from Raduil to Govedarci village. Overnight in Djambazki hotel - Govedarci village.

Day 3:
Riding trough Lakatishka Rila Mt: Govedarci - Zekiritsa summit - Saparevo village - 35 km. Transfer from Saparevo village to Govedarci village. Overnight in Djambazki hotel - Govedarci village.

Day 4:
Transfer from Govedarci village to Sofia Airport.
End of the tour

From the end of April untill the end of October

The price includes:

  • all airport – hotel – airport transfers;
  • 3 nights accommodation on a BB basis;
  • lunch packets;
  • professional cycling guide;
  • Translator/guide at disposal during all 4 days;
  • cycle’s transportation;
  • First Aid medical support during the rides;
  • A detailed Road map of Bulgaria and info materials for every participant.

The price does not include:

  • Dinners in the hotels/guesthouses or in restaurants and taverns specially chosen for the purpose;
  • All museum and sightseeing taxes;
  • Additional trips

Remarks:

  • The hotel will be warned and ready to prepare lunch packets for the way between two places.
  • Possibilities to divide the days into days of ryding and days of visits, we will rearrange it accordingly!

Minimum participants 6 people!