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Practical information

Pamporovo (Bulgaria) is a ski resort in winter but, they also offer a dozen or so other activities during the summer months: mountain hikes for all levels, visits to extraordinary natural places (caves, etc.), rock-climbing, bike treks, all sorts of sporty activities (running, fitness… all in the clean mountain air!)… And that’s without mentioning the pool, hammam, sauna, massage, and the likes, that the station offers. All of that including yoga!
From Friday 30 July till Friday 6 August; limit maximum 20 participants.
UPDATE: the summer 2021 workshops are sold out
Price of the entire trip and the classes: 729 euros (duration: 8 days / 7 nights)
The price includes:
• 7 overnights (1 night in Sofia, 1 night in Plovdiv and 5 nights in Pamporovo)
• 7 breakfasts and 7 dinners
• 1 lunch
• All yoga classes (2 per day in Pamporovo)
• One sports training per day with a coach
• Transportation
• Guided tour in Plovdiv
• Guided tour in Sofia
• Guided tour of Bachkovo Monastery
• Licensed English speaking guide (and French translation)
The price does not include:
• Airline ticket (between 50 and 100 euros with Ryanair)
• Meals and drinks not included in the program
• Entrance fees for museums and monuments
• Additional services
• Personal expenses and tips
• Insurance for your trip abroad
Single supplement: 164 euros

Program

Arrival in Sofia

Day.1

• Departure Charleroi at 16:45 - Arrival: Sofia at 20:20
• Transfer to the Intercontinental Hotel (5*) followed by an evening in Sofia

Exploring Sofia

Day.2

• Exploring Sofia (St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Saint Sofia Church, the National Theater, St George Rotunda from the IV century, the emblematic buildings and sites of the communist time,...)
• Evening > departure to Plovdiv (Grand Hotel Plovdiv 4*)

Exploring Plovdiv

Day.3

• Exploring Plovdiv, one of Europe’s oldest cities (Plovdiv Roman Theatre, the old town, Ancient Philippopolis,…)
• Evening > departure to Pamporovo (Perelik Hotel 5*)

Pamporovo

Day.4.5.6.7

• Morning: yoga class and sports training with a coach
• Late morning/afternoon: mountain hike (between 3 to 6 hours, according to your physical abilities) and/or other excursions
• Late afternoon: yoga class
• Early evening: relaxation (swimming, hammam, sauna...)

Bachkovo & Return

Day.8

• Morning: yoga class and sports training
• Departure from Pamporovo, in the early afternoon. A visit to the Monastery of Bachkovo, on the way back to Sofia airport, is also scheduled. This monastery is the second largest in Bulgaria after the Rila monastery.
• Return to Belgium around 10.30pm.

Pamporovo in summer

Hiking

A guide is required for some excursions.

Myths and legends

Route: Pamporovo Tourist Center, passes through Studenetz area, Murgavetz peak, Yazovira Adventure Park.

Hiking • Easy • 3 hours

The sound of the Orpheus lyre

Route: Pamporovo Tourist Center - Studenetz area - Snezhanka peak - Orpheus rocks - Yazovira Adventure Park.

Hiking • Intermediate • 5 hours

Smolyan lakes

Route: Pamporovo Тourist Center - Studenetz area - Snezhanka Peak - Kriva Ryaka - Smolyan Lakes - Yazovira Adventure Park.

Hiking • Difficult • 7 hours

Canyon of the Water falls

Route: Pamporovo Tourist Center - Smolyan - Eco trail “Canyon of the waterfalls” - Pamporovo Tourist Center.

Hiking • Intermediate • 7 hours

Close to the stars

Pamporovo Tourist Center - Rozhen meadows - NAO Rozhen - return to Pamporovo.

Hiking • Difficult • 6 hours

Travel through the past

Route: Pamporovo Tourist Center - Gela - Shiroka Luka and Ethnographic Museum - Pamporovo Tourist Center.

Hiking • Easy • 4 hours

Hiking

A guide is required for some excursions.

Myths and legends

Route: Pamporovo Tourist Center, passes through Studenetz area, Murgavetz peak, Yazovira Adventure Park.

Hiking • Easy • 3 hours

The sound of the Orpheus lyre

Route: Pamporovo Tourist Center - Studenetz area - Snezhanka peak - Orpheus rocks - Yazovira Adventure Park.

Hiking • Intermediate • 5 hours

Smolyan lakes

Route: Pamporovo Тourist Center - Studenetz area - Snezhanka Peak - Kriva Ryaka - Smolyan Lakes - Yazovira Adventure Park.

Hiking • Difficult • 7 hours

Canyon of the Water falls

Route: Pamporovo Tourist Center - Smolyan - Eco trail “Canyon of the waterfalls” - Pamporovo Tourist Center.

Hiking • Intermediate • 7 hours

Close to the stars

Pamporovo Tourist Center - Rozhen meadows - NAO Rozhen - return to Pamporovo.

Hiking • Difficult • 6 hours

Travel through the past

Route: Pamporovo Tourist Center - Gela - Shiroka Luka and Ethnographic Museum - Pamporovo Tourist Center.

Hiking • Easy • 4 hours

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    Activewear

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    Strength Equipment

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    Cardio Equipment

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