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Alpinism

Borovets Climbing and Mountaineering offers you full day alpine climbing in some of the most beautiful parts of Rila mountain - Musala and Malyovitsa regions. You can choose between two alpine routes or Via Ferrata. 

For the more ambitious and keen guests, we offers tours of your choice, tailored to your abilities. 


"North-East ridge of Malyovitsa"

Level 4: Experts only

Ascent to the Malyovitsa peak via the panoramic North-East ridge, via the Malka Malyovitsa and Orleto peaks. Overall duration is about 8 hours.

Available for all ages.

Duration: 8 hours

Price for 1 person - 280 BGN

Price for 2 people - 350 BGN

Price for 3 people - 420 BGN

Price for 4 people - 560 BGN

Price includes: professional guide, climbing equipment, insurance and transport.

Available 7 days/week, upon request.

Required personal equipment.

Тraverse
Тraverse "Aleko”

Level 4: Experts only

A beautiful and panoramic traverse via Aleko peak, Bezimenen peak and Musala peak. Beautiful scenery all along the route, with splendid views of the Musalenski circus and the Beli Iskar glacier valley.

Available for all ages.

Duration: 8 hours

Price for 1 person - 240 BGN

Price for 2 people - 300 BGN

Price for 3 people - 380 BGN

Price for 4 people - 440 BGN

Price includes: professional guide, climbing equipment, insurance and two way ticket.

Available upon request every day except Monday and Tuesday.

Required personal equipment.

Trionite - “Traverse of the Gods”
Trionite - “Traverse of the Gods”

Level 4: Experts only

Technical traverse, using basic alpine equipment, which challenges the highest peaks on the Rila mountain: Musala peak-Malka, Musala peak-Irechek peak via the rock ridge Trionite. The main technical obstacles are located at 2800-2925 m. above sea level and the overall length exceeds 10 km. Features aerial, lovely and varied views of all the Rila mountains and the neighboring valleys. Good physical and psychological training and skills required.

Age required:  18 and older.

Duration: 10 hours

Price for 1 person - 240 BGN

Price for 2 people - 300 BGN

Price for 3 people - 470 BGN

Price for 4 people - 540 BGN

Price includes: professional guide, climbing equipment, insurance, two way ticket.

Available upon request every day except Monday and Tuesday.

Required personal equipment.

Traverse
Traverse "The Devil’s Needles"

Level 4: Experts only

Technical traverse in one of the most inaccessible and spectacular alpine areas in Bulgaria’s mountains. It starts with a trek to BAK shelter, followed by an ascent of Zliya zab mount and 40 m rappel to the rock formation Halkata. The traverse follows the ridge of the Upper Devil’s Needle to reach the peak of the Red Devil’s Needle. Descend to the White couloir with 4 rappels down the 200 meter east face of the needle. The route crosses one of the most extreme and picturesque trails in the Rila mountain. Strong physical and psychological training and skills required.

Age required:  18 and older.

Duration: 9-11 hours

Price for 1 person - 290 BGN

Price for 2 people - 500 BGN

Price for 3 people - 650 BGN

Price for 4 people - 850 BGN

Includes: professional guide, climbing equipment, insurance and transport.

Available 7 days/week, upon request.

Required personal equipment.

Via Ferrata -
Via Ferrata - "Malyovitsa"

Level 4: Experts only 

Climbing of the classic Via Ferrata near Malyovitsa lodge and descent via the Ovcharski couloir. Two routes are available with different levels of difficulty, depending on the clients’ skills and training. Good physical and psychological training and skills required.

Age required:  18+

Duration: 8 hours

Price for 1 person - 280 BGN

Price for 2 people - 360 BGN

Price for 3 people - 430 BGN

Price for 4 people - 500 BGN

Includes: professional guide, climbing equipment, insurance, transport.

Available upon request 7 days/week.

One mountain guide leads up to 3 people.

Required personal equipment.