On the pages of this collection, dedicated to sports and tourist activities that can be practiced on Vitosha Mountain, you will find plenty of useful information richly illustrated with original photos and maps. The book is divided into two parts. Part One contains general information about the mountain, tourist sites, and sports events organized there. Part Two includes more than 20 types of sports and tourist activities that you can practice in Vitosha, with details about the characteristics of each activity, sites and routes to practice it, access, maps and much more. The activities covered in this guide are: Hiking, Mountain Running, Road Cycling, Mountain Biking – Cross-Country, Mountain Biking – Downhill, Alpine Skiing and Snowboarding, Freeride and Extreme Skiing and Snowboarding, Cross-Country Skiing, Ski Touring, Ski Jumping, Sledding, Alpine/Trad Climbing, Sports Climbing, Bouldering, Ice climbing, Orienteering, Paragliding, Snowkiting, Caving, Horse Riding, Mushing, Gymnastics Sites and Sports Equipment in the mountain.
The book uses innovative methods to present routes and sites using the modern "smart" technologies in combination with classical methods and organization to get around in the mountain. For the first time here, an attempt is made to categorize the technical complexity of hiking routes in Bulgaria. Attention is paid to the personal safety of tourists and athletes in the mountain. Additional information is also included for individual sports and sites to remind mountain lovers and sports enthusiasts about the importance of preserving and taking care of its nature.