Help Wikitravel grow by contributing to an article! Learn how.
New users, please see Help or go to the Pub to ask questions.

Difference between revisions of "Pirin"

From Wikitravel
Jump to: navigation, search
(New page: '''Pirin''' is in Bulgaria. The range is a national park an since 1983 part of the UNESCO World nature heritage. ==Regions== ==Cities== Bansko ==Other destinations== ==Get in== Ba...)
 
(spl+breadcrumbs)
Line 10: Line 10:
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
Bansko, the popular ski resort is an improt entry gate for the pirin range. From the Bus station there are iregular minibus connections up the mountains, to thebanderitsa and vihren hut (base camp to hike in the area). Usually those Minivans leave after the arrival of Buses from Sofia. As an alternative you can take a taxi up, which will cost you about 15 US-Dollars.
+
[[Bansko]], the popular ski resort is an important entry gate for the Pirin range. From the Bus station there are irregular minibus connections up the mountains, to Thebanderitsa and Vihren hut (base camp to hike in the area). Usually those Minivans leave after the arrival of Buses from [[Sofia]]. As an alternative you can take a taxi up, which will cost you about 15 US-Dollars.
  
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==
Line 17: Line 17:
  
 
===Itineraries===
 
===Itineraries===
There is a broad network of flagged trails through the mountains. The pirin tourist map 1:50'000(avalable at local shops) offers a good overview over trails and guesthouses.
+
There is a broad network of flagged trails through the mountains. The pirin tourist map 1:50'000(avalable at local shops) offers a good overview over trails and guest houses.
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==
Line 25: Line 25:
 
Most of the mountain huts offer cheap meals.
 
Most of the mountain huts offer cheap meals.
 
==sleep==
 
==sleep==
There is a network of mountain huts, which offer rooms and bungallows (bungallow for about 10 Dollars for two persons). Bring your sleeping bag. Alternatively there are marked camping areas around the huts.
+
There is a network of mountain huts, which offer rooms and bungalows (bungalow for about 10 Dollars for two persons). Bring your sleeping bag. Alternatively there are marked camping areas around the huts.
 
==Stay safe==
 
==Stay safe==
  
Line 31: Line 31:
  
  
{{IsPartOf|}}
+
{{IsPartOf|Blagoevgrad}}
 
{{outline}}
 
{{outline}}
 
{{regionguide}}
 
{{regionguide}}

Revision as of 00:49, 20 November 2009

Pirin is in Bulgaria. The range is a national park an since 1983 part of the UNESCO World nature heritage.

Contents

Regions

Cities

Bansko

Other destinations

Get in

Bansko, the popular ski resort is an important entry gate for the Pirin range. From the Bus station there are irregular minibus connections up the mountains, to Thebanderitsa and Vihren hut (base camp to hike in the area). Usually those Minivans leave after the arrival of Buses from Sofia. As an alternative you can take a taxi up, which will cost you about 15 US-Dollars.

Get around

Once inside, you will have to hike, the different huts and summits are connected by hiking trails.

See

Itineraries

There is a broad network of flagged trails through the mountains. The pirin tourist map 1:50'000(avalable at local shops) offers a good overview over trails and guest houses.

Do

  • Hike Mount Vihren, second Peak of Bulgaria (2914m), 6 hours there and back from the vihren hut, a beautyful mountain which offers beautiful views.
  • hike the other trails

Eat

Most of the mountain huts offer cheap meals.

sleep

There is a network of mountain huts, which offer rooms and bungalows (bungalow for about 10 Dollars for two persons). Bring your sleeping bag. Alternatively there are marked camping areas around the huts.

Stay safe

Get out


This article is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!



Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

In other languages