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

High alpine glacial lakes, accessible from Zeleni Preslap or Mal'ovitsa. For a challenge, hike from here to the Rila Monastery, or vice versa.