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Rafting Tour on Struma and Rila Monastery visit from Sofia

This tour is an excellent option for you to experience a wonderful adventure and see some of the very beautiful nature in Bulgaria. We are offering day trip to Struma river gorge, where you will have 12 kilometers of rafting and fun.

Your rafting day tour

At 9:30, the tour will start from our meeting point in Sofia– behind Alexander Nevski cathedral. After 1.5 hours drive we will reach the gorge where after a briefing by your professional instructor you will receive your equipment and final instructions before the action. Approximately hour and a half will take you to finish the river trace. A vehicle will wait for you at the end of it and you will be transported back to the base, where you will return the equipment and dress up. If the appetite has increased after the adrenaline rush you can have lunch nearby, before you start the journey to the most visited UNESCO World heritage site.

You will be at the Monastery of Rila around 15:00 and have 1 full our to explore the complex with our audio-guides in English, Spanish, Italian, Russian and German languages. You will be back in Sofia center around 18:00.

Start: 9:30/End: 18:00h 

Offered period: May-September

Driving time: 4h 00m approximately

Walking time: N/A

Handicap accessible: No

Special requirements: Appropriate shoes or sandals, hat, sunscreen, sunglasses

NEW in 2019: Rafting Shuttle Tour every Saturday (April - November) for a fixed low price with a guaranteed departure even for 1 person of 49€ including:  Transportation, English-speaking instructor, wet-suits, Rila Monastery visit and audio-guide.


2 persons

3 persons

4-8 persons

           9-18 persons


 79 Eur per person / 155 BGN

 69 Eur per person / 135 BGN

59 Eur/ 116 BGN per person

49 Eur / 96 BGN per person

The tour price includes: transportation, Boat rental, equipment, instructor (English speaking), Rila Monastery visit and audio-guides, lunch and personal expenses are not included (you can request them on spot)

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