Via Ferrata Adventure on Kuklata peak 2257 m in Rila Mountain


You will be picked up at 8 AM from your Sofia accommodation and after a 1.5 hour transfer we will arrive at Maliovitsa hut trail head.This trip begins with a hike from the base of the Maliovitsa valley (1700m) all the way up to the Malyovitsa hut (1960m), where, upon arrival, we can start the via ferrata route. Using a combination of thick steel cables, metal bars, steps, ladders and bridges, this ferrata will take us all the way up to see the panoramic views of the valleys of Maliovitsa and the neighboring Urdina and get some spectacular views of the peaks of Maljovitsa (2729m) valley. Our descent from the peak takes us back to Malyovitsa hut by a trekking path back to starting point. Transfer back to Sofia.

Tour info

9 hours
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Why take this tour?

Come to this beautiful via ferrata in the Rila Mountains for a day of active exploring! If you have never been on a via ferrata and are interested in doing it in Bulgaria, then this is the trip for you! Join for this day-trip in the Rila Mountains, the highest mountains in the Balkan peninsula!

What’s included?

  • Professional UIMLA certified mountain guide

  • Via Ferrata set (Helmet, harness, shock absorber)

  • Private tour

  • Round-trip private transfer

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges

  • Hotel pick up

  • Wi-Fi available

  • Food and drinks, unless specified

  • Gratuities

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 9h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Covid Policy

  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Our tours are private! No mixed groups!

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Split The Mountain

About operator:

Professional Mountain Guide Agency owned and operated by its guides. Mountain Yoga Retreats. Guided trekking and adventure tours. Backcountry Splitboard and Ski touring. Cultural tours. Small groups with personal attention. Tailor-made programs. Private tours.

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