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What is ski touring?

Ski touring is a unique experience that allows you to discover the untouched terrains beyond the ski zone! Why not climb and ride down from the highest peak on the Balkans? Try out our ski touring adventures with a professional guide in the alpine zone of the beautiful Rila mountain. We offer a variety of ski touring routes with 4 different levels of difficulty, which we will adapt to your experience and ability, as well as to the current snow and weather conditions. 


Ski touring routes difficulty levels

Level 1 Easy This level is suitable for ski touring beginners, who want to experience this amazing adventure. Don't forget that you must be at least an average skier. The tours are between 1 to 4 hours long. Ski touring equipment is not required. The routes in this category are not dependent on the weather conditions.  

Level 2 Medium This category is suitable for experienced skiers, familiar with ski touring.  Experience is ski touring is a must, as well as having your own ski touring equipment. The tours are between 4 and 6 hours long.  

Level 3 Difficult  This category is suitable for really good skiers with good experience in ski touring. The tours can often take between 6 and 8 hours.  

Level  4 Experts only  Similar to Lever 3, this category is only suitable for excellent skiers with good experience in ski touring.  The physical intensity is higher and the duration of the tours can exceed 11 hours.  

The exact duration of each tour depends on the group size and abilities, on the chosen routes and the snow and weather conditions.

Compulsory ski touring equipment