Seven Rila Lakes One Day Eco Private Tour


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Experience the breathtaking natural beauty of the Seven Rila Lakes with Electreco Tours on our one-day excursion from Sofia!

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Experience the breathtaking natural beauty of the Seven Rila Lakes with Electreco Tours on our one-day excursion from Sofia. Our eco-friendly electric vehicles will take you on a scenic journey through the Rila Mountains, offering stunning views and a sustainable travel experience. Your adventure begins with a pick-up from your accommodation in Sofia. From there, we'll embark on a comfortable ride to the Rila Mountains, where the Seven Rila Lakes await. These glacial lakes, situated between 2,100 and 2,500 meters above sea level, are renowned for their crystal-clear waters and stunning alpine scenery. Departure from Sofia at 8:00 a.m. . Travel in the direction of Sapareva Banya – Panichishte – h. Pionerska. Ascent by lift to h. Rila Lakes. Next is a transition /about 1.5 hours with a steep initial section of 30 minutes/ to the lake. Kidney. On the way, a beautiful panorama is revealed from high up towards the lakes. According to their possibilities, some of the participants stay for a rest at the Kidney. The rest climb to Lake Peak /1 hour/, from where you can see all seven lakes. On the way back to the lift station, you pass through the circus past Twins, Shamrock and Fish Lake. • Hut Rila lakes - lake Kidney (2282m) – 1.15 hours • Lake Kidney - Lake Okoto (2440m) – 0.55km – 30 min. • Lake Okoto - Ezeren vrah (2535m) - 0.60km – 30 min. • Lake Peak - Hut The 7 lakes (2196m) – 3km – 1.20 hours • Hut The 7 lakes - Hut Rila lakes - 1.80 km – 40 minutes Total: 8.45 km/4.15 hours. Return back to Sofia: 18:00 p.m. Total transfer time: 3-3,30hrs Walking time: 3,30-4 hrs (hiking time only; moderate difficulty) During the tour, you'll have the opportunity to hike around the lakes, taking in the breathtaking vistas and fresh mountain air. Our knowledgeable guides will share insights into the natural history and significance of the area, enriching your experience with interesting facts and stories. As we explore the lakes, you'll discover each one's unique characteristics and names, which reflect their shapes and features. From the serene waters of the Lower Lake to the rugged cliffs surrounding the Eye Lake, every lake offers its own beauty and charm. Throughout the tour, we prioritize sustainable travel practices, minimizing our environmental impact while maximizing your enjoyment. Our electric vehicles produce zero emissions, allowing you to experience nature without harming it. After a day of hiking and exploration, we'll return to Sofia, where you'll be dropped off at your accommodation, filled with memories of the stunning Seven Rila Lakes and the eco-friendly adventure you've experienced with Electreco Tours. Join us on this unforgettable journey into the heart of Bulgaria's natural wonders. Best period: mid-June – mid-September (possible until mid-November and also in May – contact us for details on weather conditions and lift working time)

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hotel pickup first class tour guide in Eglish private tour free Wi-fi in the vehicle entry tickets to all museums hotel dropoff

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