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Boyana Waterfall

Boyana Lake, Sofia, Bulgaria
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Vitosha Mountain Hike with Bulgarian Food Tasting Private Tour from Sofia
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From Boyana neighborhood and Boyana church go up in the mountain using the marked green path - about 2 hours or steep ascent along the river for an hour and half. Ask or go with someone local or join the daily tours of Sofia Green Tour
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“longer route” (5 reviews)
“easy hike” (3 reviews)
“hiking poles” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Boyana Lake, Sofia, Bulgaria
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"longer route"
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"easy hike"
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"hiking poles"
in 3 reviews
"wear good shoes"
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"steep ascent"
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"walking uphill"
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"follow the signs"
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"mother nature"
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"beautiful hike"
in 2 reviews
"vitosha mountain"
in 8 reviews
"breathtaking views"
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"hour walk"
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"two hours"
in 5 reviews
"sofia city"
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"path"
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"skala"
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"trailhead"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is very nice. The place is very good for walking and for making photos. Very nice mountain place.

Thank Leim K
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Reviewed 6 days ago

very pleasant hike through a forest, very nice, very exciting, good for kids, good for pets,reasonably physically demanding, quite steep at places. Waterfall itself impressive.

Thank BXLtravellerBXL
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a tough climb but it was worth the acent. The trail is Rockey so you must watch your footing. Good trainers needed but if wet walking boots are a must for grip. The trail is well marked and when you finish there is...More

Thank Martyn-Tracey
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there on our way from Sofia to Rila. You can park close to Boyana church at the forest and then hike up (1-1.15 hours) on two dofferent paths: the easy one and the harder one. We took the harder one. It is steep...More

Thank marsam87
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To get there you need to go by two buses and of course no-one is available to help you. Once there it is interesting but not sure it is worth the effort

Thank Craig T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you can drive really near to boyana waterfall and after just walk 20 minutes and you are there ...THe mountain is beautiful and with the sound of water is even better .!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hiked with a group (free hike tour through GreenTour Sofia) and had a grand time, the waterfall and the whole mountain is beautiful. Quite slippery rocks as we approached the waterfall though.

Thank Pedider C
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

I made the trek up to the waterfalls during the first week of April, following the trail that begins just above the Boyana Church historical site. Inside the church grounds there is a small concession stand for stocking up on water and other snacks for...More

1  Thank okyrhoe
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Boyana Falls are a refreshing break from the hustle and noise of the city. The hike will take an average park goer 2-3 hours, but it is worth the time and effort. I visited in Spring when the snow was melting fast and the falls...More

Thank VinDivan
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Again - a place which can boost your adrenalin levels and make you feel better and happier^^ Beautiful and cosy, proper for walking, biking, and picnics.

Thank sheilsis1993
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Lowrie C
3 November 2017|
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Response from Kim M | Reviewed this property |
From the Sofia Serdika Metro Station, we took Metro Line 2 to the Vitosha station. You can't miss the Paradise mall with the roller coaster on top -- in the summer, at least! From the main drag in front of the mall, we took... More
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Response from Asena V | Reviewed this property |
no, there isn't, unfortunately. if you want to consume any food or drinks, you have to bring them with you
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