Borovets and Tsari Mali Grad Winter Sport Private Day Trip from Sofia

Day Trips & Excursions in Rila Mountains

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Visit the beautiful hill fortress Tsari Mali Grad and then go for winter sports in Borovets, the oldest Bulgarian mountain resort.HIGHLIGHTS: • Enchanting view from the fortress • Variety of beautiful tracks for skiing & snowboard • Magnificent natural landscape • Private driver- guide 
With this tour you will visit the cultural and historical complex located in Belchin village- Tsari Mali Grad. It is built on a top of a hill, known as St Spas, which carries the ancient history, myths and legends of the area. It is popular among the locals with its spiritual and religious power. The remains of ancient Thracian shrines and sanctuaries and early and medieval Christian missions and temples were found here. You will also enjoy the magnificent view that reveals from the top of the hill.Then you will head to Borovets. It is the oldest Bulgarian winter resort with a history that dates back to 1896. It is only 70 km. away from Sofia.Borovets gradually developed into a modern ski resort with hotels, restaurants, bars and a network of ski tracks and lifts along the slopes of the Rila Mountain. It has hosted twice World Cup Alpine Skiing Rounds and its Biathlon track is one of the best in the world.In Borovets you will be able to rent the necessary equipment and buy half a day lift card (12,30h- 16,30h). A school teacher can be arranged if requested for an additional cost.

What’s included

  • Professional driver- guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by an A/C car with free Wi Fi
  • Entry/Admission - Borovets Ski Resort
  • Entry/Admission - Tsari Mali Grad

What’s not included

  • Lunch & personal expenses
  • Lift card for 4 hours (10- 16 euro; depending on the age)
  • Skiing & Snowboard rent equipment (12- 15 euro; depending on the quality)
  • Skiing teacher if requested (60- 70 euro)
  • Up to 10 euro more per person if a guide in Spanish or Italian language is selected- should be paid directly to the guide


  • Seasonal Offer
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver