Borovets and Tsari Mali Grad Winter Sport Private Day Trip from Sofia
Combination of skiing/snowboarding and a visit to the oldest restored fortress in Bulgaria. It is a special tour that include everything that you will need to enjoy the winter sports in Bulgaria and combine it with history.
The tour starts at the place that you are staying and will be picked up by a car. Professional guide will first take you to Tsari Mali Grad. That is a cultural and historical complex located in Belchin village, near Samokov. It is built on top of a hill, known as St Spas, which carries the ancient history, myths and legends of the area. The area is popular among the locals with its spiritual and religious powers and traditions. The remains of ancient Thracian shrines and sanctuaries and early and medieval Christian missions and temples were found here. Some of the latter were literally built on top of one another.
After a lunch break will head to Borovets. This is a specially selected tour for people that practice and enjoy winter sports. It includes a day lift card and you will only have to rent a ski or snowboard. Borovets is the oldest Bulgarian winter resort with a history that dates back to 1896 it gradually developed into a modern ski resort with hotels, restaurants, bars and a network of ski runs and lifts along the slopes of the Rila Mountains, providing for a whole range of winter sports. The resort has twice hosted World Cup Alpine Skiing rounds, while the Biathlon track is one of the best in the world.