Vitosha Mountain, Sofia

4.5
#1 of 143 in Parks in Bulgaria
Mountain · Ski Area
Vitosha Mountain remains the country’s most visited protected area with over 3.5 million visitors every year. Within the park, Branishte Biosphere Reserve and Peat Branishte Reserve serve as one of the first Bulgarian reserves. The natural monument Duhlata represents the longest and one of the most beautiful caves in Bulgaria. Over 300 km (186 mi) of tourist trails and alleys and dozens marked tourist routes cater to adventures seekers. Ten peaks above 2,000 m (6,500 ft) high offer a backdrop, overlooking cycling and equestrian tourism routes and climbing routes for mountaineers. Multiple nature protection centers, museums, environmental centers, sports, and information alleys also sit within the park, part of the European ecological network NATURA 2000. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Vitosha Mountain and many more Sofia attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Sofia online trip itinerary builder.
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  • It is just perfect - a fresh and green space just next to the big noisy city! Cannot wait to go in winter..  more »
  • Bulgaria is well known for its nature, Vitosha is not an exeptence, and if you need some time to relax in nature this is very good place for it, everyone who loves nature would like it.  more »

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