Ski Touring Week in Pirin and Rila Mtns

This is our alternative itinerary for a week long ski touring trip in the mountains of Bulgaria. We are based in a family hotel in the ski town of Bansko for 4 nights, then we spend 2 nights in the small village of Govedartsi in the Rila range. We`ll have 3 full days of touring in Pirin – the peaks of Polezan, Hvoynati/Vihren and Todorka, and two days to visit Rila – the highest peak of the Balkans – Mount Musala and the Malyovitsa valley. Final day to visit the capital of Sofia on the way back home. Additionally we`ll visit the traditional restaurants of Bansko and the open air thermal pools in the area.

Please find the detailed itinerary here.

 

7 days ski touring trip in Rila and Pirin rangesPrice per Person
6 pax710 EUR
5 pax788 EUR
4 pax899 EUR
3 pax976 EUR
2 pax1299 EUR
1 pax2260 EUR

Price includes: All the transfers according to the group size – car or minibus; Accommodation on a double/twin room basis – 6 nights; Breakfasts and dinners; mountain guide and all the expenses of the guide; all taxes.

Not included: Insurance; equipment rent; lunch/packed lunch; lift passes; drinks; entrance fees for sights, etc.

Additional single room supplement +120 EUR.
5% discount for early bookings – before 1st of Oct.
Please contact us if you need an offer for a bigger group – second guide required.

 

 

 

Required equipment:

*Touring skis; ski touring bindings with ski/walk mode and brakes or straps; climbing skins; ski crampons; poles; AT ski boots – with rubber sole and ski/walk mode.

*Personal Rescue Equipment – beacon, shovel, probe.

Rucksack 35-45l, water and wind proof pants and jacket with hood, 2 pairs of gloves – a tiny ones for touring and ski gloves, sun glasses, sun block, sun hat, warm hat, ski goggles, travel liner for the huts, water bottle or flask (1l), snacks, personal first aid kit.

*It is possible to rent all of the above from Sofia, please contact us.

 

We prefer working directly with our clients and customize the itineraries according to their preferences, abilities, time of the year and so on. Please, contact us for further details about possible itineraries, equipment, accommodation, prices or if you have any other questions.

 

 

Author: Lyuben Grancharov

“The World is a book and those who do not travel read only a page” (Augustine of Hippo). I enjoy filling up the page, called “Bulgaria”, both working as a guide and writing about the mountains of Bulgaria on this blog.