We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sofia Green Tour

Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Save
Review Highlights
PaulM

We did the hike tour. Met outside the National Theatre. Interesting taxi ride to the start of the... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
Paul M
via mobile
Left by the guide.

I had fallen behind at the beginning of the hike because of the heat and how steep the trail was... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
Jelske K
,
Tilburg
Read all 271 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“free hike”(9 reviews)
“great hike”(7 reviews)
About
Join us on our free Bike and Hike tours in Sofia and Vitosha mountain! Every day: Free Bike Tour (April-November) at 11am /5pm. Every day: Free Hike Tour (April-November) at 11am. Starting Point: National Theater "Ivan Vazov" Come with us to...more
Contact
Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
Write a ReviewReviews (271)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"boyana waterfall"
in 17 reviews
"free hike"
in 9 reviews
"great hike"
in 7 reviews
"vitosha mountain"
in 19 reviews
"national theatre"
in 7 reviews
"great guide"
in 10 reviews
"taxi ride"
in 3 reviews
"three hours"
in 5 reviews
"great opportunity"
in 3 reviews
"meeting point"
in 6 reviews
"bulgarian history"
in 8 reviews
"interesting information"
in 3 reviews
"city centre"
in 3 reviews
"parks"
in 64 reviews
"bike"
in 44 reviews
"forest"
in 27 reviews
"nature"
in 19 reviews
Filter

31 - 40 of 224 reviews

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We did the hike tour. Met outside the National Theatre. Interesting taxi ride to the start of the hike at the church. Taxi ride only 10 leva. The hike started at the church and slowly wound its way up to the waterfall then back via...More

Thank Paul M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I had fallen behind at the beginning of the hike because of the heat and how steep the trail was, and the brutal pace of everyone around me. The guide promised we would slow down the pace. Nevertheless, I fell behind and lost the group...More

Thank Jelske K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We went as a group of 8 friends and really enjoyed it. The guide was great and walk a good length. The walking is semi strenuous but the guide was very good at going a appropriate pace for everyone

Thank holly_georgie
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I can say just one thing - this tour is really excellent!!! Everything was perfect: organisation, weather, guide Georgiy, route, views, waterfall! 5-6 hours together were great! Must go! Don't even hesitate ;))) It is the best what you can do in Sofia!!!

Thank Марина С
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I planned to do this tour. I even contacted the tour company in the morning. I showed up at 11:05. Tour starts at 11. The guide is gone already as many of us show up. The other tour guide said the tour is cancelled due...More

Thank Leena T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Perfect for a day out of Sofia. The hike itself can be strenuous if you're not an experienced hiker, but it's totally worth it if you're fit or feeling adventurous. Our guide clearly knew what he was doing on the mountain, was able to provide...More

Thank Thrungoli
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
A TripAdvisor Member
252
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I generally enjoy these types of tours because the guide knows he needs to give his best performance each time... this was no exception the guide was very informative and knowlegable, he just let himself down by offering his political opinion... not appropriate!!! Hence the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 May 2017

it was the great activity for me in Sofia. our guide ( sorry ; I forget his name ) was very cute and friendly. route was superb, especially forest part. 3 hours passed very fast I would like to do it again.

1  Thank ugurluel
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 April 2017

During our short visit to Sofia, we decided to be adventurous and take the Free Hike to Boyana Lake on the Vitosha mountains. We are not much of walkers and this was a challenge to us. The hike lasts for a good part of 5...More

1  Thank kabeers
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

A friendly and informative guide, felt safe on the roads and cycle tracks. Not too fast pace so an easy tour for most people. Highly recommend. Paid for bike rental in Lev.

Thank bkchow
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 134 hotels in Sofia
Grand Hotel Sofia
1,096 reviews
.10 km away
Slavyanska Beseda Hotel
122 reviews
.20 km away
Grand Hotel Bulgaria
21 reviews
.21 km away
Rila Hotel Sofia
247 reviews
.27 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Happy Bar & Grill Rakovski
1,680 reviews
.27 km away
Checkpoint Charly
178 reviews
.24 km away
Art Club Museum
151 reviews
.25 km away
Emotion Bar & Kitchen
96 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ivan Vazov National Theater
261 reviews
.04 km away
Saint Nikolas Russian Church (Tsurkva Sveta Nikolai)
1,491 reviews
.23 km away
National Institute of Archaeology with Museum
466 reviews
.29 km away
National Museum of Natural History
133 reviews
.24 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Emi S
9 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Vyacheslav S | Property representative |
Hello, You can join our mountain hike tour to Boyana Waterfall, where no cycling is involved. For the green bike tour, if you cycle just a bit, or if you are willing to try cycling you are also welcome, Or would you rather... More
1
Vote
;