No Gondola Lift Operating For Summer 2014: Bus time table

Jul 17, 2014 No Comments by
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Make sure you know the gondola lift times! (picture taken June 2012)

The Gondola lift is closed for maintenance for Summer 2014. A big shame, but there is an upside; there’s a bus — see the timetable below. It takes you up to Vihren hut.

Vihren hut is where most the walking routes start from and the ride costs just 6 leva each way (€3 approx) per person.


Bus times till 15th September 2014

The bus, operated by Korso Ltd (+359 749 88331). It leaves  at 08:30 from the Glazne Hotel (by the bridge) and then shortly afterwards stops outside the Strazhite hotel.

  • 08:30
  • 14:15
  • 17:00
  • 6 leva each way


Bus departs from Vihren hut
  • 09:30
  • 15:00
  • 18:00
  • 6 leva each way
So here’s to some great hiking. I will not be running a free hiking programme like previous years.
Please comment here, or at, if you wish to meet up with others at Vihren hut and join others for your walk starting at 09:30 at Vihren hut.
I have diarised Saturday 2nd August to go hiking, assuming weather is looking good.
So feel free to join me then.
Duration and route; I’ll decide on the day.


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