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Pirin Mountain Hiking: Vihren Hut to Yavorov Hut Full Day Tour from Bansko
"Mount Vihren (2914m) is the highest peak of Pirin Mountain and the most technical part of the walking tour. About 6 hours for the ascent and descent and some incredible views of alpine peaks marble rock walls and glacial lakes.You will be picked up in the morning from your hotel in Bansko and returned by car after the hiking activity. Tour difficulty: Hard and experienced Suitable for people with some mountain experie"""From Bansko you will be driven to Vihren hut by car. Hiking will start from the hut through the most extreme part in Pirin between Vihren summit (2914 m) and Summit Kutelo (2908 m) It will take about 8 - 9 hours. Back to Bansko by car."title=Highlights&1=Informative%2C+friendly+and+professional+guide&2=Lunch+included&3=Enjoy+fantastic+aerial+views""
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Day Trip to Rila Monastery and Boyana Church from Sofia
"Rila Monastery is the largest the most beautiful and the most important Bulgarian monastery founded in 10th c. by the most honored Bulgarian saint Ivan Rilski (John of Rila). The oldest building is Hrelyo’s tower from 14th c. The monastery is situated among the rocky peaks and ancient pine forests of Rila Mountains.The distance between so you can perfectly combine a visit to both the monastery and the church.""""Two UNESCO World Heritage sites in one day only. Rila Monastery is the largest the most beautiful and the most important Bulgarian monastery
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Rila Monastery and Boyana Church Day Trip from Sofia
"Meet your guide near Alexander Nevsky Square in central Sofia and settle into your air-conditioned minivan. Then relax on your roughly 2-hour journey to UNESCO-listed Rila Monastery tucked in the pine-forested Rila Mountains in southwest Bulgaria.Enjoy the views over rural Bulgaria as you travel and hear enlightening facts about the monastery. Founded in 927 AD by hermit monk Ivan Rilski or ‘John of Rila’ Bulgaria’s patron saint; this photogenic walled complex came to symbolize the Bulgarian national identity and is considered a masterpiece of Slav architecture for its arcaded balconies and splendid frescoes.On arrival enjoy a guided tour of the main courtyard and five-domed church admiring its vivid fresco-coated colonnades as you enter. Then
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More Warnings and Dangers in Bansko

No dangers or warnings for Bansko

There are no dangers or warnings to describe for Bansko. Its a very relaxed village with friendly people. Of course there are many kidnappers in the park of the village at midnight masked in a...
Apr 04, 2011

Avoid national holidays

The place is overcrouded from 29 Dec to 4 January, from 1st to 7th Feb. because of national holidays - you will be waisting your time in a terrible line to get to the gondola lift. I have started...
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Feb 03, 2010

Getting stucked in snow and traffic jam in winter

I am in hurry to tell about this because of my own bad experience. There is a great amount of cars, which get stucked in non-expected big snows. That's why every car or bus going to Bansko and the...
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Dec 09, 2003
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Rila Monastery

Rila Monastery is one of the top tourist attractions in Bulgaria and is one of the symbols of the country. It is located approximately 120 kilometres south of Sofia. Rila Monastery was established in...
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"Bansko: where Culture and Nature meet..."
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"Warm Welcome, silver Snow, golden Sun"
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"Winter Wonderland"
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"Bit Of A Tourist Trap But..."
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