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One day adventurous hiking - Urdini lakes and Seven Rila lakes

One day adventurous hiking - Urdini lakes and Seven Rila lakes

By Bulgarian Fairy Tale
per adult (price varies by group size)
Lowest price guaranteeReserve now & pay laterFree cancellation

Ages 18-60, max of 3 per group
Duration: 14h
Start time: Check availability
Mobile ticket
Live guide: English

  • Driver
  • Professional guide
  • Tickets for the chairlift in both directions
  • Pick up and drop off
What's not included
  • Food and drinks

Start:Multiple pickup locations offered.
    Pickup details
    • All hotels in Sofia
    Hotel pickup offered
    During checkout you will be able to select from the list of included hotels.
      End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

        • Not wheelchair accessible
        • Near public transportation
        If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 91433P22

        • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
        • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
        • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
        • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
        • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
        • Flip flops are not allowed!
        • Hiking shoes are recommended.
        • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
        • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 3 travelers

        • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

        If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 91433P22

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