8 days / 7 nights 

mountain bike tour in the 

Rila and Rodopi mountains, Bulgaria


For all mountain biking adventure lovers we offer 8 days / 7 nights trip to Rila and Rodopi mountains in Bulgaria. 

Be ready to make 240 km where we will pass impressive mountain areas, will visit natural phenomenon, will discover the culture of hospitable villagers and of course will enjoy pleasant mountain paths, trails, the surrounding nature and fresh mountain air. Your luggage will be carried by extra transport. You will be leaded by the professional mountain biking guide. The price includes the meals: breakfast at the camping place, lunch and snacks outdoors and a solid dinner. You will spend the night in cozy hotels, guest’s houses, camping and luxurious double rooms. 

We will be biking average 48 km per day, which is neither easy, nor so much complicated. So if you like mountain biking, feel ready and want to discover something new, we are happy to invite you to travel with Mountain Bike Tour team.


Trips will be organized all summer till the mid of September. We start on May. Trip dates...



1.  Transit from Sofia airport to Belmeken sport complex in Rila mountains.

2.  Accomodation in cozy hotels and guest houses, in double rooms (6 nights).

3.  All meal, - breakfast and solid dinner in the house of stay and picnic lunch.

4.  Professional english speaking guide during the trip.

5.  Technical transport: transporting of your luggage during the trip.

6.  Technical support for bicycles.

7. Transit from final point - Orechovo to Sofia airport.

Not included in the price: flights, health insurance, dinner on the 8th day, entrance fees, tips. 


Single room supplement - 80 EUR.

You can rent bicycles RAM HT1. More....







Sofia airport-Belmeken


Meeting at the Sofia airport. Reaching the starting point of the trip by transport: Belkemen sport base in Rila mountains, which is famous as a center for training the most famous skiers and biathletes. 

Settling for the night in the mountain base with double rooms.




Breakfast. 9am starting our trip on bikes and driving towards Velingrad mineral water resort through the alpine paths and trails. 

On our road we will enjoy picturesque Rila mountains view. The route isn‘t hard, mostly driving down. 

We are reaching Velingrad at 3pm. 

We will settle down in a small hotel with the swiming pool filled with hot mineral water and have some rest. 

We will sleep in double hotel rooms.


47 km

Up: 500 m
Down: 1,400 m
Technical difficulty: 4/5
Physical difficulty: 2/5



Velingrad – Beglika lake – Shiroka Poliana lake


50 km

Up: 1,100 m
Down: 350 m
Technical difficulty: 2/5
Physical difficulty: 4/5



After having breakfast around 9am, we will grab our bikes and go heading towards the lake of Shiroka Poliana. 

Today is the last day in Rila mountains. Dirt and asphalt roads will bring us to Rodopi Mountains. On our way we will pass Beglika lake all around covered with sprouses, Mantarica and Beglika reserves and we plan to stop by the Lepenica cave. 

We will reach final destination of the day around 6pm and will settle down in the wooden houses with double rooms next to Shiroka Poliana. 



Shiroka Poliana – Zmejica village – Buinovo - Trigrad

Today after having breakfast we will get on our bikes around 9 am and will continue our trip on Western part of Rodopi Mountains. 

We will pass Zmeica and Buinov villages on the pleasant forest paths and will continue on the path next to Bulgaria-Greece border. 

Today’s final destination will be the town of Trigrad surrounded by gorges and rocks. We will reach the town around 6 pm. 

We will settle down in the guest houses, which have double rooms with modern conveniences. 


55 km

Up: 800 m
Down: 1,000 m
Technical difficulty: 2/5
Physical difficulty: 3/5



  Rest day. On the list of the day adventures are the visits  to
 gorges and Devil’s Throat cave in the surroundings of Trigrad.

Trigrad - Mugla - Gela - Shyroka Laka


45 km

Up: 1,300 m
Down: 1,300 m
Technical difficulty: 3/5
Physical difficulty: 4/5



We will have our breakfast and start the biking trip around 9 am. 

The picturesque route will pass the protected Chairski lakes area and we will reach Mugla village. On the forest paths and trails we will reach Gela village with picturesque views. 6pm we will get down to Shiroka Laka town, located in the dell. 

This will be the final destination for today and we will settle down in the Guest houses with double rooms.



Shyroka Laka – Marvelous Bridges – Kabata - Orechovo

Getting up and having breakfast. Around 9am will start our trip continuing driving on the forest paths and tracks reaching the rock formation - Marvelous Bridges (Chudnite Mostove). 

We will continue on the picturesque surroundings up to the Orechovo village, passing by the mountain hostel of Kabata. 

We will reach Orechovo village around 6pm and again will spend the night in the cozy guest house with double rooms.


43 km

Up: 1,100 m
Down: 1,200 m
Technical difficulty: 2/5
Physical difficulty: 4/5



Orechovo - Sofia airport

After having breakfast around 10am we will travel to Sofia Airport, this time by transport.

If you agree, we will visit the heritage of the Roman Empire – the old town of Plovdiv.