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Pirin Mountain Hiking: Vihren Hut to Yavorov Hut Full Day Tour from Bansko
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“day hike” (3 reviews)
“highest peak” (3 reviews)
“asphalt road” (2 reviews)
Bansko, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

We went skiing, staying in Bansko below, in the Pirin Mountains for the February holidays. We were mixed abilities. The pistes are beautiful and all open apart from one on the opposite hill which hasn't been open since around 2009 due to risk of avalanche....More

Thank _strawbelle64
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

One of the places in Bulgaria, where you will be away from Bulgarian foolishness. The second highest peak in Bulgaria is maybe the most beautiful one. A day hike to the peak from Vihren hut is an adventure to enjoy. The total displacement is 1000m...More

Thank Kamen K
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

What a lovely place walked to the lake them went down to the stream and had picnic lunch, beautiful place. We were lucky to have a local guide who got us a parking space right by the hut. Probably should have walked a bit further...More

Thank PotzLondon
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The parking lot is narrow and small. There are many crowds. There is a wonderful view from above. The air is very clean. Not very steep.

Thank Spase M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Vihren Hut can be reached in just over 1 hour from the top station of the gondola from Bansko. Stick to the yellow path heading directly up the valley. From the Hut there are s several we'll marked paths that lead you to the high...More

2  Thank Andy B
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

On weekends in Juli and August when the weather is fine it is very crowded. Only the early riser can drive up till the Vihren hut. After 9 o'clock you have to park 200 m the hut. If you have knee problems: do the round...More

Thank Pamepame1
Reviewed 30 August 2016

In winter Vihren peak is covered with snow and is great to hike and ride down with ski or splitboard. If you want to do in winter be sure you are well prepared. If you don't understand from safe winter travel in avalanche terrain, then...More

Thank Split_The_Mountain
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My boyfriend and I climbed to the peak of Vihren - a circular trail following the red mark. it took us 3 hours up, 3 hours down. It wasn't easy, but reaching to the top worth everything.

1  Thank Tamir H
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

When the weather conditions are good, one will fell the joy and tranquility of this magnificent place. The entire mountain laing in front of you and presenting the raw beauty of high peaks.

Thank Kamen K
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We drove up to the Vihrin hut by car. The road was in good condition. Near the end it gets quite narrow but if you are used to driving in the mountains, it is not a problem. Only parking is not too easy. The path...More

Thank Astrid J
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saul c
hello people.. am looking to visit bansko next month, not to ski.. just to explore and enjoy the scenery.. anyone nice out there that can help and advise me please? are there cable car trips? please get in touch.. many thanks saul
13 December 2016|
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Response from Tamir H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Saul, We visited Bansko in last July and had a great time. We rent a car, so we could reach even further places. I can recommend these attractions: 1. Spend 1-2 hours in Dancing Bears Park. 2. 1 day trek climbing to... More