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RILA & 7 LAKES, BULGARIA
To get the best experience in Bulgaria you need to book one of our local friendly tour guides. Who will be able to show you around, make you feel like a local. Whether you want to see the tourist sites or visit places off the beaten track and discover new experiences, then our Guides4me guide is there to make it happen.
Yusein is 35 years old, LGBT friendly and speaks English, Bulgarian, Turkish, Russian and French.
He lives on the Bulgaria and Romania border. Therefore he can offer tours to both of these beautiful countries. Yusein has a Bachelor’s and master’s degree in economics. His speciality is Tourism management. Since 2010 he has been a member of the Union of Bulgarian tourist guides. Also, he is licensed as a tour guide by the Ministry of tourism of Bulgaria. Yusein enjoys reading books, jogging, playing football, cooking and making new friends are among his favourite hobbies. Finally, he is highly experienced and comes highly recommended.
Total cost for the guide services of Yusein for one day (8 hours) = a booking fee of USD 25 Paypal plus USD 85 in cash to Yusein after his services. This makes a total of USD 110.
This excludes any transport, entrance fees or any food & beverage costs.
He has a Jeep and he would be happy to show you around in it for a fee of 50 Euro per day plus fuel costs.
“Anyone who travels to the region and is looking for a great guide must book Yusein. He makes it a lot of fun to discover and understand the local culture.” – Joaquim, Portugal.
Rila is a town in south western region of Bulgaria. The town lies in a mountainous region at the foot of the Rila Mountains. This magnificent place is a favorite for both Bulgarian and foreign tourists.
Rila Monastery is a famous landmark, not only because of its history but for its beauty and magnificent architecture. The Monastery is the biggest and most well-known Eastern Orthodox monastery in Bulgaria.
A UNESCO World Heritage site that is believed to have been built between 927-968, during the reign of Tsar Peter I. Famous for its detailed frescoes, architecture, and historical significance. It is one of Bulgaria’s most popular tourist destinations.
The Seven Lakes
Also let’s not forget the Seven Lakes of Rila. The lakes are located in the picturesque Damgski area in north west Rila Mountain, between 2095 and 2535 metres above sea level. It may be a long hike to the lakes but it’s definitely worth it as you can enjoy the breathtaking panoramic views, once you are there.
We can strongly recommend our experienced Guides4me guide who will look after you, every step of the way and assure you have the best unforgettable experience, and by the end of the trip you’ve made a best friend.
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