Your day in Borovets

09:00 h Get picked up from your hotel and head to Borovets in a comfortable van. During summer and winter, you can take a gondola ride to the top of the mountain, where you can enjoy a high-altitude lunch and drink.

10:30 h If the gondola isn't running, you can walk around Borovets resort, visit Tsarska Bistritsa Palace or enjoy a pony or ATV quad-bike ride. There are numerous places for food and drinks on the way, it all depends on your preferences, including traditional Bulgarian cuisine (optional).

13:30 h Next, you will head to Spareva Bania and visit its geyser with temperatures reaching 100 degrees Celcius. Then spend a couple of hours bathing in mineral pools ranging from cool to hot and relax with luxury spa treatments. .

16:30 h Departure to Sofia via straight highway.

18:00h return to your hotel/accommodation in Sofia.

The itinerary may vary depending on road conditions, weather, traffic or other.

Borovets overview

Borovets is the old and most charming mountain resort in Bulgaria, located about 70 kms from Sofia along the Iskar lake and in the foot of Rila Mountain National Park. Rila is the highest mountain in Bulgaria and the Balkans with its 2925m Moussala peak. Both in the summer or winter you can take a gondola ride for magnificient mountain views - Moussala peak and others. In case the lift is not running, you can visit the former Tsar Boris palace in Borovets. In less than an hour drive, it is time to relax, warm up in the winter or cool down in some of the open air or inside mineral pools of Sapareva bania. This mineral water source has the highest temperature on the Balkans - 103 degrees Celsius and is very healthy. You will have 3 hours to enjoy the complex, relax and have a drink or lunch.

Where you'll be


1 person 2 persons 3 persons 4-8 persons 9-18 persons
119 € per person 59 € per person 49 € per person 39 € per person 29 € per person

Included in the price: transfer to/from the departure point in Sofia, guide in English throughout the whole day, parking fees and entrance fees. Meals, tips and personal expenses are not included. Small group tour. Children (1-16yrs) receive 20% discount.

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Departure point every day from your hotel or accommodation.

star rating  Took the tour to Veliko Tarnovo in mid-December 2019. It's about a 3 hour drive. The city is absolutely beautiful and pictures really do not do it justice. On top... read more


star rating  I want to say thank you for all the efforts of 3 different drivers and 3 different transport.
Everything was smoothly and very professional.
Well worth the money but not... read more


star rating  Went in February. I'll go over the positives - in the winter there's not a lot of tourists, and the wait time at the border is not long. ... read more


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