The green charm of the Central Balkans
If you are looking for an adventure that combines adrenaline, waterfalls and irreplaceable views, the ecopath “White River” is the right place for you, where you will experience an unforgettable mountain experience!
Ecopath „Byala Reka” (in translation “White river”) is located on the territory of the Central Balkan National Park, in the Djendema area, 8 km northwest of the town of Kalofer. It is approximately 2 km long or 1.83 km to be precise, and its altitude varies between 570 and 630 m. Its conquest lasts for hour and a half to two hours with a calm step.
One of the things that distinguishes the ecopath „Byala Reka” the most is the shape, under which is arranged, forming a kind of figure eight. The route crosses the Byala Reka river on several bridges, giving the opportunity to see and enjoy the picturesque gorge of the river.
During your walk on the ecopath „Byala Reka” you will come across some of the natural beauties of the Central Balkans. Here you will witness beautiful waterfalls, mountain ranges, you will have close contact with biodiversity and you will have the opportunities to witness nice panoramic views of the Balkan Mountains.
For the more curious, the ecopath has detailed and maintained information boards, and for the little adventurers educational boards have been created in the form of a game, through which they can learn details about the living vegetation and animals in this area of Bulgaria. There are also recreation areas along the route of the ecopath.
Walking on ecopath „Byala Reka” is not just another natural conquest, it is an experience that will charge you and your senses. It will take you to the natural wonders of Bulgaria, you will have the chance to enjoy the joyful sounds of the Byala Reka river, the smell of the beautiful surrounding vegetation, as well as to fill your eyes and heart with unique views and love of nature.
Ecopath „Byala Reka” is located in Plovdiv district, 170 km from Sofia and 8 km from Kalofer;
The point of reference is the Kalofer male monastery “Nativity of the Mother of God”.;
It is important to note that the road from Kalofer to the monastery is off track, but if you drive slowly and carefully, you can go by car;
When you reach the monastery, you can leave your car in front of it or continue another 200 meters to another marked parking lot;
The ecopath „Byala Reka” is suitable for adults and children and in some places you have to be careful with the stairs when going up and down;
The ecopath is well marked and you will find diverse and useful information, it would be hard to get lost;
Wear comfortable, sporty shoes;
Give yourself an exciting natural experience by visiting the ecopath „Byala Reka”;