1-day hiking tours from Sofia to Rila and Vitosha mountains (guided & self-guided)

Traventuria is a specialist in organizing one-day hiking treks from Sofia to the neighbouring mountains of Rila and Vitosha. These can be either guided or self-guided walking tours. Except for the products listed below, we do offer also more one-day hiking options in Rila Mountains (i.e. climbing to Mt. Malyovitsa, circular hike to The Scary Lake and Yonchevo Lake etc.), and also in the Balkan Mountains (Vratsa Karst and Ledenika Cave). There is also an option to make combination of 2 treks, staying overnight in a mountain hut.
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Rila Mountains & The Seven Rila Lakes

  Spend the day in Rila, walking  around its pearls: The Seven Rila Lakes. During the last few years this destination has become one of the most popular places for one-day hiking tours in the Rila Mountains. The reasons are several: impressive nature beauty, easy access by chairlift, variety of paths and hiking routes in the area. If ....Read more »1 daysFrom €40.00

Vitosha Mountains & Cherni Vryh Peak (2290m)

Vitosha looming is the first thing visitors to Sofia notice on their way from the airport. Few cities and even fewer capitals possess such a natural feature. Vitosha is the Balkans’ oldest Nature Park and Bulgaria’s most visited mountain. Each year, thousands of tourists enjoy the beauty of its scenery and its plant and animal life. Our ....Read more »1 daysFrom €45.00

The Seven Rila Lakes & Rila Monastery

A whole-day guided trek to Rila Mountains, easier compared to the previous one, exploring probably the most eminent area in the mountains – The Seven Rila Lakes and the most famous tourist attraction in Bulgaria – Rila Monastery (UNESCO). After a transfer of 1,30hrs we reach the region of Panichishte resort, where we board the chair lift ....Read more »1 daysFrom €57.00

Rila Mountains & Musala Peak (2925m)

The Rila Mountains are the highest ones not only on The Balkan Peninsula but also in South East Europe with Mount Musala - 2925 m a.s.l. It occupies the prestigious 6th place in the European "classification", preceded by Caucasus, the Alps, Sierra Nevada, the Pyrenees and the Etna volcano. Many of the tops here are close to 3000 m a.s.l. ....Read more »1 daysFrom €50.00


Explore the best of Vratsa Karst Nature Park in one day. Walk the Borov Kamak eco-trail and dip into the secrets of Ledenika Cave and its beautiful formations. Difficulty:  This walking route is moderately arduous, with individual brief paths featuring steep inclines; adventurous parts occur (wooden bridges, narrow stages in the cave etc.) and ....Read more »1 daysFrom €50.00


Escape the crowds on the most popular trails of Rila (to The Sven Rila Lakes and Mt. Musala) and dip into a real mountain adventure, providing equally, if not exceeding, stunning scenery but most of all – calmness. We offer two options to choose from, both starting from the same place (Malyovitsa resort): 1) Circular trek to the Scary Lake and ....Read more »1 daysFrom €60.00