From Borovets - Hiking to Musala

Verified by
Duration: 5 hours
Provided by Musala Rubies

Overview of the tour in Borovets

The hiking to the highest peak - Musala.
There are several routes to climb Mussala peak, but you will experience the greatest one with the most amazing places that could be explored - through Musala hut and the Ice Lake.

This route is usually divided into 4 stages starting from the oldest resort in Bulgaria - Borovets:
Stage 1: climbing by lift from Borovets to Yastrebets hut;
Stage 2: Pedestrian crossing from Yastrebets to Musala hut;
Stage 3: Walking from Musala hut to Lake Ledeno;
Stage 4: climb from the Ice Lake shelter to the top.

Getting around with the lift from Borovets to Yastrebets : 25 minutes
Time of Hiking: 4-5 hours
Transfers time: 3 hours
Walking time: 5-6 hrs (few steep parts; the good physical condition is advisable)
Best period: June - September

This activity includes:

  • Borovets
  • Musala Peak Trailhead
  • Pick up
  • Drop off
  • Mountain Guide
  • Transport
  • Map

Meeting point

Pick-up from your accommodation

On arrival

Please send us your accommodation address and name, and we'll pick you up.

Things to note

Good physical condition is advisable with the proper equipment - shoes, clothes and water.

Free Cancellation

Free Cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. Late cancellation or your non-arrival is not refundable.

Availability & Language
Contact Us
Verified & Trusted
This activity has been verified on:
Verified and Trusted by TripAdvisor
Tours Organized by Musala Rubies