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Snowshoeing tours in Rila, Pirin and Rhodopes Mountains

Discover the magical winter landscape of the most beautiful mountains in Bulgaria, on this snowshoe tour for 1 or more days, with IFMGA aspirant guide Georgy.

Mountain RangePirin, Rila Mountains
Duration1+ day
Offer periodJan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Dec
Skill LevelIntermediate
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripNot specified


Snowshoeing in Bulgaria is a great opportunity to discover its amazingly beautiful mountains during winter, like the Pirin, Rila, Vitosha and Rhodopes ranges.

You can join me on a great snowshoe tour for 1 or more days, and set out to explore this stunning mountains. You will discover the natural beauty of this region, while enjoying great walks on the snow.

The Rila Mountains lie in southwestern Bulgaria. They are the highest mountain range in the country and in the Balkans. The beautiful Pirin Mountains, with a varied historical heritage, are an important tourist destination in Bulgaria. Bansko, a popular ski and winter sports resort, is situated in the north-eastern slopes of the Pirin.

We also have the option of a snowshoeing tours in the Rhodopes or in the Vithosa mountains. The Rhodope and Rila ranges receive about 2 to 3 metres of snowfall during winter, turning them into a fairytale winter wonderland of white snow, blue skies and green pine forests.

Snowshoes and poles will help us cross somee deep snowfields and reach the higher slopes of the mountains. We will choose the best itinerary according to your wishes and time available.

So what are you waiting for? Send me a request and book your trip! We will enjoy a fantastic time snowshoeing in Bulgaria.

And if you are looking for guided ski touring or off-piste tours in Bulgaria, you should check my profile!

More info

Necessary Equipment: -Backpack -Snowshoes & poles -Avalanche safety set (shovel, probe and beacon) -Insurance Necessary Skills: -Good physical condition, allowing hiking up to 3-4 hours Prices per person per day (in Bulgarian Levs) Prices per person for 2 days: 1 person: 460 BGN Group of 2: 230 BGN Group of 3: 154 BGN Group of 4: 135 BGN Group of 5: 124 BGN Group of 6: 117 BGN Prices per person for 3 days 1 person: 650 BGN Group of 2: 325 BGN Group of 3: 217 BGN Group of 4: 188 BGN Group of 5: 170 BGN Group of 6: 160 BGN Prices per person for 4 days 1 person: 850 BGN Group of 2: 425 BGN Group of 3: 284 BGN Group of 4: 240 BGN Group of 5: 214 BGN Group of 6: 197 BGN Prices per person for 5 days 1 person: 1000 BGN Group of 2: 500 BGN Group of 3: 334 BGN Group of 4: 283 BGN Group of 5: 252 BGN Group of 6: 232 BGN



About the guide

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I am an IFMGA Guide and have been working as an independent guide since 1994. I guide trekking groups worldwide: Alps, Himalayas, Carpathians, the mountains of Turkey, Greece and Macedonia and others. I did numerous ascents in the Alps and peaks over 4000 m. (over 30 ascents of Mont Blanc, peaks of the Monte Rosa range, Gran Paradiso, Grandes Jorasses, Mаtterhorn, Bar, Dome Des Ecrins etc), Caucasus, Pamir and others.
I was the leader of ski expeditions to Mera Peak, Saribung, Larkye Peak /first ski descent/alpine expeditions to Ama Dablam, Island Peak (Nepal), ski groups to India, the Austrian, French and Italian Alps, Turkey, Macedonia, Greece.
I have been guiding trekking, climbing and ski touring groups in Bulgaria and abroad for Club Aventure, ZigZag, Atalant, TopSki (France), Exodus (UK), SNP (The Netherlands), Lapoint and others. I did first ascents in the Bulgarian and Turkish mountains, numerous first ski descents. I participated in numerous Bulgarian first ascents worldwide. I'm an instructor at Maljovitza Mountain School and “Mountains and People” Association. I was the technical director of the “Shared Peaks” project in 2007 and 2009.

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Prices per person, per day

Group of 1

EUR 132 each

Group of 2

EUR 66 each

Group of 3

EUR 45 each

Group of 4

EUR 40 each

Group of 5

EUR 36 each

Group of 6

EUR 33 each

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Price includes

• Guiding fee

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