Join us for ski touring to the highest mountain in the Balkans and explore the pistes of the oldest winter resort in Bulgaria. This trip offers a fabulous and panoramic ski touring experience to the highest peak in the Balkans – Musala (2 925 m) and a half day skiing on the pistes of the oldest winter resort in Bulgaria – Borovets. You’ll spend two nights in a cosy atmosphere of a local guesthouse.
Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to the Mountains
Your host will you at Sofia airport at around 18:30 and transfer you close to Borovets ski area to a family guesthouse where you’ll stay tonight and rest ahead of some challenges tomorrow.
Day 2: Ski touring the Musala peak
After breakfast at the guesthouse this morning you’ll take the gondola to 2 300m from where your 4 hour ski touring to the peak begins. The route has no technical difficulties and the elevation gain is gradual. You take off your skis for the final meters to the peak. After a short break and having taken the photos you ski down to the Borovets resort. You’ll be transfered to the guesthouse for a dinner and a good night’s sleep.
Day 3: Skiing in Borovets
After breakfast at the guesthouse you will enjoy a half day skiing on the pistes of Borovets resort. In the early afternoon having taken lunch you’ll be transferred to Sofia airport. Visit of city center is optional.
Price: 460 €
What is included in the price?
1 day ski touring
1/2 day piste skiing
2 nights in a family run guesthouse
All meals except lunch on Day 3
Local certified guide
What is not included in the price?
Lunch on Day 3
Ski touring equipment. Possible hire upon arrival
Tips for your guides (optional)