Beglika dam lake
Eternal pine forests
Wild camping (option)
10 00 pm. – We arrive at the starting point near the wall of the dam Beglika.
10 30 pm. – Препаринг the kayaking equipment and conduct a short briefing on kayaking in calm waters.
11 00. – 18 00. – Descend the steep slope to the cold waters of the lake. Enter the water and our objective are the most inaccessible spots – on the islands in the lake and small sleeves. After a few hours of paddling, we`ll choose a nice place for picnic and rest. 18 00. – Pulling out the kayaks at the starting point in the late afternoon and organizing a camp.
20 30 pm. – We can sit back around the campfire and enjoy the silence of the Rhodopes.
9 00 pm. – In the morning we`ll make a fast breakfast and tea and head to the Shiroka Poliana Dam.
10 00. – 15 00. – Paddling around the Shiroka Poliana Dam. We`ll Get out on a lovely meadow for lunch near the area „Kaval Tepe“. After the nice break, we`ll continue to the southernmost point of the basin, where the narrow channel goes even smaller dam – Swamp. 15 00. – Pulling the kayaks out of the water and departure.
Duration: 2 days
Average daily activities: 7 hours
Average paddling duration: 5,5 hours
Meeting point: Sofia or Peshtera
Activity level: RELAX
Accommodation: Wild camping or guest house
Food: BBQ, salads and drinks in a restaurant nearby the river
Group: Min. 2; Max. 14 participants
• Instructor/ Guide
• Full kayaking equipment (tandem kayaks, life jackets, paddles)
• Diner (if we are at the tents)
WHAT TO BRING
• Spare clothes
• A spare pair of sports shoes
• Light sweater
• Swimming suit
• Sun Hat and Sunglasses
Trip Code: WRR • 2 days • Summer season
Every day from June to September
• Sofia - 165 km
• Plovdiv - 80 km
• Peshtera - 38 km
Start from Sofia and Plovdiv