HORSE MAGIC IN THE RHODOPE MOUNTAIN

For those who want to spend their holiday with the rhythm of the horse pace and enjoy the beauty of the nature from the height of the saddle, Bulgaria can offer magnificent possibilities.

Galloping through lush green meadows, riding on wooded paths up to the top of the mountain, contend with dears and hears on the glades will be combined with visits of colorful villages and century old monasteries. The activities during the day will be rewarded with delicious traditional cuisine and thick wine in the evenings.  
Small family runs stables with unique atmosphere will offer courses for those who feel passion about horse riding but still doesn't have the necessary experience for the long trips.

 

Day 1: Arriving in the city of Devin in the Rhodope Mountain, famous for its mineral springs. Accommodation in family hotel and dinner.

Day 2Short transfer with 4x4 wheel car to the horse estancia. Horse selection and a short horse riding around in order to get familiar with the horses. In the afternoon 4-5 hours horse riding to the territory of the State game-breeding station and the natural reserve “Kastraklii” close to the village of Borino. Accommodation in family hotel. Lunch picnic.

Day 3: 4-5 hours horse riding from the village of Borino. Today you will see the natural stone formation “The devil bridge” and the unique beauty of the “Strawberry cave” on your way to Popina Laka. 
Accommodation in small hotel in Popina Laka, lunch picnic.

The Strawberry cave – with its 10500 meters length, this cave is the third biggest cave in Bulgaria and the longest one in the Rhodope Mountain. The cave has three main levels and magnificent cave formations – stalactites, stalagmites, lakes, stone draperies and unique cave pearls, all together 22 types of  formation from world known 28 types. The temperature is 6ºС all the year around and the humidity is 85-91%.

Day 4Horse riding from Popina Laka to the village of Govren and final transfer to the town of Devin at early afternoon.

 

Price:

For groups of 4 to 6 persons – 250 euro per person

For groups of 7 to 10 persons – 220 euro per person

The price includes: horse, horse equipment and riding helmet, accommodation on full board according to the program, luggage transfer from hotel to hotel. 

Recommended equipmentrain jacket, small rucksack for the day rides, sun protection cream, bottle for water and leather boots.

The minimum age for the participants is 14 years. The program can be modified according to the riders level for beginners or advance riders.

 

 

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