Rila Mountain Trail is a 74.0 kilometer moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Samokov, Sofia, Bulgaria that features a lake and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October.

Distance: 74.0 km Elevation Gain: 5,048 m Route Type: Point to Point




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Hike the highest Bulgarian Peak and take the best trail in Rila ending at the 7 Rila Lakes. Rila Mountain is the highest mountain in Bulgaria and Musala peak its highest peak at 2925m altitude. It is a classic route with mixed difficulty. People generally take 4-7 days to complete this trip. You can sleep in huts or camp.

11 months ago

Definitely a must do, breathtaking scenery!

Friday, July 13, 2018

Challenging but worth while.

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Great track, semi difficult. The only minus is the masses of people in the summer. For runners I won't recommend it in that season.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

One of the most scenic trails I've ever been on, we did a portion of this trail in Dec...

3 months ago

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