Self-guided Hike in Pirin Mountains

Self-guided Hike in Pirin Mountains

Self-guided Hike in Pirin Mountains

Duration:  6 days/5 nights
Best period:  mid June - mid October
Trip style:  hiking
Technical difficulty:  strenuous (6-8 hours a day;up to 900 m of ascent/descent)
Day 1:Rila mountains and Rila monastery
Transfer to Rila monastery and then to Predel Pass from where your start hiking through the Nature reserve "Djindjiritsa" towards Iavorov hut (2300m).
Day 2: Hiking in Pirin mountains
Hiking from Yavorov hut via Koncheto range up to Vihren peak and descend to Vihren hut.
Day 3: Hiking in Pirin mountains
Hiking from Vihren hut via Spano pole shelter to Begovitsa hut (Kamenitsa hut).
Day 4: Hiking in Pirin mountains
Hiking from Begovitsa hut to Pirin hut.
Day 5: Melnik
Hiking from Pirin hut via Rozhen monastery to Melnik city.
Day 6: Sofia
Transfer by public transport to Sofia.
*optional transfer Melnik - Sofia by private car

Self-guided Hike in Pirin Mountains