This adventure will leave you wanting more!
Minimum Age: 10 Year(s)
There is a saying “Home is where the heart is.” The heart of many people – ordinary and adventurers – belongs to a dream – shining brightly in the summer, and covered by fluffy white snow in winter – Usana – the heart of the mountain. This is where our biking journey begins. Away from the hustle and bustle in our biking adventure you will find plenty of forest colors, tranquility, and peace, your heart will rejoice with the final breath of freedom and positive emotions and you will find new friends. Bultema Adventures invites you to a different and fascinating exploration of Bulgarian nature. Be with us, be healthy!
Distance â€“ 35 km
07:00 â€“ Transfer to Gabrovo
10:32 am â€“ Arrival in Gabrovo, unloading bikes and charging with enthusiasm
10:45 am â€“ Short instruction
11:15 am â€“ Starting the trip
We leave Gabrovo and head south along an asphalt road which passing by numerous long quarters of the city, takes us high up, directly to Uzana locality. Cycling in this part of the route is accompanied and supported by intense emotions and irresistible craving for some fresh mountain air and look over the vast mountain expanse. With the arrival on the large meadow of Uzana locality, we first visit the geographic center of Bulgaria â€“ triangulation point, located in the absolute geographical center of Bulgaria.
14:30 am â€“ Indulge our deserved rest lying on the green lawn.
15:00 am â€“ get back on the bikes and head for the real mountain adventure â€“ hiking/tourist trail Uzana â€“ Mazalat. Riding on forest trails of the Central Balkan filled with adrenaline, amusement and adventure thrill in our hearts, enjoying healthy fresh mountain air and breathtaking beautiful Bulgarian nature. Climbing, descending, getting around trees, going through bushes, rocks, roots and rivers. All this for the ultimate experience. A bit tired but happy, get over the last few meters to the goal â€“ Mazalat. And there a shabby, alpine, friendly hut expects us with water and food.
19:00 â€“ Arriving at Mazalat, rest and prepare dinner. Optional â€“ a walk in the area. Overnight.
Distance â€“ 30 km
08:00 am â€“ Breakfast, coffee and tea
09:30 am â€“ We get on the bikes and run to the thick forests and majestic peaks of Stara Planina. On forest paths through leafy forests we climb up the mountain to reach its peak, surrounding us with an endless blue. Satisfied with the results and tasted the freedom of the adventurer, a deserved descent down the slopes of the mountain is awaiting us. Flying boldly on our way we reach Tazha, where we stop to take a breath of fresh air and leave our tired legs rest for a while.
13:30 â€“ Rest, funny jokes and stories among the beauty of the Bulgarian mountains
14:15 am â€“ We head down, bathed in the shadows of the forest with hot zeal in the soul. Going downwards, we stop at places offering stunning views and revealing their charm. We pass by Triglav so absorbed in laughing and talking, we come to the foot of the mountain where we will face the little nestled town of Kalofer. So far our biking adventure ends.
18:30 am â€“ Arrival in Kalofer. Rest, free time and loading the bicycles
19:00 am â€“ Departure