Pirin National Park: Glacial Lakes and Jagged Peaks Day Trip

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Experience an easy to moderate hike in Pirin National Park. Enjoy stunning views of jagged peaks, alpine walls, pristine glacial lakes, and centuries-old pine woods.

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Highlights

  • Easy to Moderate hike in the UNESCO's Pirin National Park
  • Explore the picturesque Banderitsa lakes cirque
  • Admire breath-taking sceneries of jagged peaks and impressive alpine walls
  • Discover Baikushev's Pine - over 1300 years old Bosnian Pine tree

Description

Your adventure begins with a convenient pick-up from your hotel, followed by a scenic 30-minute car transfer to the starting point of your hike in the breathtaking Banderitsa Valley. Embarking on a 3 to 5-hour easy to moderate hike, you'll explore the stunning Pirin National Park, surrounded by towering peaks and impressive alpine walls. As you make your way through the valley, you'll visit several pristine glacial lakes, each more beautiful than the last. Your first stop is the serene Eye Lake, known for its crystal-clear waters and picturesque surroundings. Next, you'll encounter the Fish Lake, where the reflections of the surrounding peaks create a mesmerizing view. Continuing your journey, you'll come across the charming Frog's Lake, a tranquil spot perfect for a short rest and some photos. As you hike further, you'll reach the expansive Long Lake, a perfect place to soak in the majestic landscape and the tranquility of the mountains. Your final lake visit is to the stunning Muratovo Lake, set against the dramatic backdrop of Pirin’s highest peaks. To conclude your memorable hike, you'll visit one of the oldest pine trees in Pirin National Park—a Bosnian Pine tree that is over 1300 years old. Standing beneath its ancient branches, you'll feel a profound connection to the history and natural beauty of the region. This hike offers not just physical activity but a deep immersion into the pristine beauty and timeless majesty of Pirin National Park. Enjoy the stunning vistas, fresh mountain air, and the unique experience of witnessing nature's wonders up close.

Includes

Pick-up and drop-off at customer's hotel, or other preferred location in Bansko, Razlog, or Pirin Golf all transportation as per itinerary Licensed English-speaking mountain guide throughout the tour VAT and all local taxes

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