Kremikovtsi Monastery One-Day Ride

Kremikovtsi Monastery One-Day Ride

Discover the enchanting Kremikovtsi Monastery on a one-day cycling adventure. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Bulgaria's natural landscapes as we pedal through lush forests and gentle streams. Uncover centuries of history within the monastery's weathered stone walls and age-old frescoes. Join us for a day of serenity, spirituality, and the joy of cycling in this hidden gem near Sofia. Let's embark on an unforgettable journey through time and nature!


Our bike day starts from Kremikovtsi monastery of St. George, just 20 km from Sofia at the foot of Western Balkan. The monastery (14 century AD) has two churches, the older one is famous for its beautiful frescoes.

We start biking up along a dirt road in beech forest toward Strelets hut (5,2km), where we can make a stop. After short descent we turn left to an open meadow.

From here our ride goes downhill along isolated dirt roads to the Lokorsko Villige where we can make our second stop. After a steep climb of 500 m we reach another double track of 4 km before we get to Kremikovtsi reservoir. We pass the village of Kremikovtsi and bike the last 2 km along asphalt road to Kremikovski monastery where our van is waiting.

Biking distance: 24 km (3-4 hours), uphill/downhill biking: 570m/570m


Price Includes:
Pick-up/Drop-off transfer Sofia
Penguin experienced MTB guide
technical support
helmets


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