Visit one of the most popular destination for hikers in Bulgaria. This impressive nature beauty will leave you breathless. Fresh air, easy access by chairlift, meeting other people - don't miss the opportunity. The guide will be able to adjust the group program accordingly your wishes. The tour starts from Sofia and when you come to the Panichishte Resort, cable car takes you to the Seven Rila Lakes Cirque.
Then you will start exploring lakes one by one. The highest one is called Salzata ("The Tear"), from where you have a bird’s eye view over all seven lakes. The next one in height carries the name Okoto ("The Eye") after its oval form; Babreka ("The Kidney") is the lake with the steepest shores of the entire group. Bliznaka ("The Twin") is the largest of all, Trilistnika ("The Trefoil") has an irregular shape. The shallowest lake is Ribnoto Ezero ("The Fish Lake") and the lowest one is Dolnoto Ezero ("The Lower Lake") where the water that flows out of the other lakes is gathered to form the source of Dzherman River.
On this tour you will spend 4 hrs in transfer time and 4-5 hrs walking time.