Rafting on Struma River

Water Sports in Bulgaria
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Information from Viator

Tour description

This is the best river for white water rafting in Bulgaria and covers a long period during the year - March-November. It takes about 1,5-2 hours and is the longest river run (10-12km , depending on the river level). You will explore numerous river rapids with different level and difficulty. Your instructor will provide you with all needed equipment, you just need to have a bathing suit, towel and a t-shirt. On the rafting centre you are provided with changing rooms, toilets, outside showers, convenient parking lot, WiFi, bar. GPS coordinates of the location: 41.847986,23.141863, next to the metan station, a few km after Simitli Town. On the rafting centre there is a rope garden and zipline, which can be combined with the rafting. In the same area

After arrival to the rafting centre, our customers get the needed equipment and get dressed. After this, a qualified rafting instructor gives safety briefing about the commands, safety in the water, in the boat and short details about the rafting trip. You can take water bottles in the boat. The rafting trip starts from the rafting centre and after it, we get back to it with a bus. On the rafting centre you can get a shower in the outside showers and use changing rooms. After the trip you can get some refreshing drinks in the bar, and spend some time relaxing in the sun, near the river.

What's included

  • the longest river run - about 10-12 km
  • full equipment for the rafting - neoprene suit, neoprene shoes, helmet, jacket, PFD
  • qualified rafting instructor
  • safety briefing
  • changing rooms and outside showers
  • transport on the rafting track
  • rafting insurance
  • convenient parking lot

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • transport to the rafting centre from Sofia/Bansko, etc
  • Food and drinks
  • Accommodation