Rila Travel Guide

Articles about Rila

By Gregory Dicum
I was riding my mountain bike down a steep path into a wooded gorge. Niki Titev, a member of the Bulgarian national mountain biking team, was, predictably, far ahead of me when a woman emerged from the woods at the side of the trail. I stopped and...

Things to do in Rila

At 9,600 feet, the tallest mountain in the Balkans. There are several routes to the top, including via gondola from the ski resort of Borovets.