Iskar Gorge Day Trip from Sofia
Enjoy a day trip to Iskar gorge. Discover the pearl in the tourist necklace of Bulgaria by visiting one of the most beautiful mountains and its heritage.
The Iskar Gorge starts from the Sofia Plain, crosses the Balkan and ends around the town of Cherven Bryag, the total length is 155 km. It is a natural miracle carved out of the Stara Planina and along the mountain for thousands of years the waters of the Iskar River have dug their way into the rock. Along this road, you will be driven by car along the amazing mountains by the side of one of the biggest rivers in Bulgaria and be able to see the railway lines and train passing by. Your tour will start from Sofia toward the Iskar George and on the way you will see first beautiful waterfall then continue to a historical place, a very important historical monument of a hero by a popular Bulgarian poet up in the mountain at about 15 min drive after the waterfall and then a gorgeous monastery up in mountain with a picturesque views.