Your Day On Iskar Dam with Kayak

The North shore is about 80 km away from Sofia and the trip takes slightly over an hour. Upon arrival at the lake we will prepare the kayak for the trip along the shore where we will observe nothing but wild nature and animals. Depending on the season we can have lunch in a nearby restaurant where they cook one of the best fish soups we have ever tried. In the afternoon we can reach the shore across from our arrival point and enjoy a beautiful sandy beach. We paddle back to the minibus where we will prepare for our journey back to Sofia.

Iskar Lake Overview

Iskar Dam is the largest water reservoir in Bulgaria located 50 to 80 kilometers away from the capital city of Sofia. It was built in the 1960's to supply the capital with water from the nearby mountain of Rila (its name means "a lot of water"). It's South shore is located along the scenic road to Samokov and Borovets ski resort and it is more inhabited due to its ease of access. Its Northern shore offers wonderful green fields, forests, beaches and also an animal reserve where wild animals and birds roam free. People have very limited access to this area except by boat.and Today it offers perfect possibilities for water sports


NEW: Premium single kayak equipment available now upon request and subject to 20€ surcharge per person!

Prices 1 person 2 persons 3 persons 4-8 persons 9-18 persons
149 € per person 79 € per person 69 € per person 59 € per person 49 € per person

The tour price is based on the number of people in your party and includes: transfer from and to your hotel/accommodation in Sofia, kayak rental, equipment (kayak, spay deck, waterproof jacket, gloves), instructor (English speaking), GoPro video clip and pictures during your paddling tour. Meals and personal expenses are not included.

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Departure point

The departure point for this tour is from your hotel or accommodation within Sofia city limits. You will be notified for the exact pick up time from our agents approximately 2 days before your tour.

star rating  ThanK You so much for a beautiful trip in RILA e BOYANA, thanks a lot to Gheorghie very helpful guide, see You next time we'll fly to Bulgaria!

Angelica F

star rating  This is a place not to be missed. It has a certain about of charm and the artistry on the wall is immense/ strikingly beautiful. We went to the Rila... read more


star rating  Nis Tower, Concentration Camp, and a bit of Serbian culture, make this tour interesting.However, in my opinion, Nis it is not a beautiful place to meet


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