From Sofia: Seven Rila Lakes & Waterfall Day Tour

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Located in the charming Rila mountain, you will be able to visit and explore two amazing sights! As a private tour you will able to adjust the tour at any time and experience the most!

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  • Admire amazing waterfall
  • Explore Seven Rila Lakes
  • Enjoy a ride in Rila mountain with cable car


Starting by pick up from the accommodation that you are in Sofia at 8 a.m with a air-conditioned, spacious vehicle! From there it will take about one hour to reach Panichishte and have a ride on the cable car. For the real hikers that can be done by a hike up to the lakes without the cable car. The Seven Rila Lakes is the longest and most visited group of lakes in Bulgaria. They are located stepwise between 2100 and 2500 meters above sea level. Their names from the highest to the lowest are Tear, Eye, Kidney, Twins, Triple, Fish, and Bottom. Their waters flow into each other and give rise to the Djerman River. Explore even more with this tour, being combined with a short hike to one of the waterfalls, located at the northern foot of the Rila mountain, near by a village. The water drops 39 meters. The name of the waterfall derives from a story that took place during the Ottoman period. The waterfall is watered all year round, without the weather affecting the water flow.A All this and many more you will be able to learn, see and experience with this tour. Enjoy a day at Rila mountain, the beautiful nature, legends and history of it. Admire the great views and spots of eagles view. Experience a day that you will always remember! If you wish to explore the maximum of this amazing place and nature be ready for a real hike at around 3h. This is a private tour so that can be always adjusted for being with a mountain guide.


Hotel pickup and drop-off Guided tour in English language Hiking to Seven Rila Lakes Visit to waterfall in Rila mountain

Important Information

  • This tour will take place rain or shine.

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