Bulgaria backcountry delight – Pirin & Rila National Parks

what you can expect:

  • Skitour the most exciting & hidden spots in the Balkans
  • visit Bulgaria’s pristine nature deep in Rila and Pirina national parks
  • Ski down fresh snow from the highest peak of the Balkans Enjoy natural SPA to relax after long demanding ski days
  • all transportation from & to destination airport, accomodation, guiding & fullboard inclusive

Pirin and Rila are one of the highest mountains in the Balkan peninsula. Located in the southwest of Bulgaria, they are quite open to the mediteranian influence, which makes them very lively and rich in amazing pine forests.

Both mountains are pronounced to be National parks, but also have ski centres located in them. On Pirin we will visit the area of Bezbog, where our ski tour will take us deep in the area of the national park, with access to peaks like Bezbog and Mount Polezan 2851 meters.

We will also experience the area above Bansko ski centre, where multiple cirques that go above 2800 meters await. On Rila mountain, we will ski tour in the area of Malyovitsa 2729 and mount Musala 2925 which is the highest peak in the Balkan peninsula. In the evenings after the straneous ski tours, we will relax with amazing natural SPA, gerat traditional food and wine.

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Prices starting from 790€

Please note that these prices are only a rough estimate. Depending on group size or change of itinery or duration these prices may vary considerably. Please enquire for concrete offer.

At a glance:

Groupsize: suited for 6-12 People

Best season is all Season - December - end of March/beginning of Aprilwe recommend January until 1. week of April for best conditions

Duration: from 5-7 Days

Difficulty: variable

visiting countries: Bulgaria

Type of activity: skitouring

Day plan

please request a detailed itinery via the contact form using the booking number “w010” as identifier

Trip Disclaimer

Our guides have the right to change the program, cancel or choose a different tour due unexpected conditions in order to provide maximum safety for the group.

All participants must be reasonably fit and must have proper ski touring equipment for avalanche rescue: probe, shovel and transceiver. It can be rented by SharOutdoors at additional costs.

Please contact us if you are unsure about any requirements.

Prices starting from 790€

Please note that these prices are only a rough estimate. Depending on group size or change of itinery or duration these prices may vary considerably. Please enquire for concrete offer.

Why SharOutdoors?

Our guides have a minimum experience of 6-10 years of guiding in the area.

They are not only certified by local and international guiding federations, but they are also licensed tourguides to show you the cultural beauties of the region – in perfect English.

Additionally, every guide is regularly participating or organizing safety courses and our goal is to be leading in setting standards and procedures for mountain safety in our region.

Every tour has been done multiple times under different conditions and will be planned very carefully.