On the occasion of The Saint Andrew's Day (The Bear Day) on November 30, employees of the Parks Directorate visited Vasil Levskihigh school in the town of Apriltsi and delivered a lesson in the form of a talk about the brown bear. The school's 3rd grade children took part in the activity.Read more >>
After a complete repair in September and October this year of the Byala Reka eco-trail its official opening became a fact. The event was attended by the Deputy Minister of Environment and Water Nikolay Sidzhimov, the Mayor of Kalofer Dragomir Boev, the Deputy Mayor of Karlovo Municipality Anton Minev, experts from the Ministry of Environment and Water and the Central Balkan National Park Directorate and partners.Read more >>
Оn the occasion of St. Andrew's Day, the Park Directorate received a gift - a collage on the theme "The bear, known or unknown"
Today, the Orthodox Church honors the memory of St. Apostle Andrew the First-Called, who was the first of the apostles to be called to follow Christ.Read more >>
The Green Olympics 2023 - the educational eco-initiative with the support of the Ministry of Education and Culture - is starting
The initiative has been organized since 2011 by Akademika BG and is annually supported by the Ministry of Environment and Water. The platform is active for registration and test solving from today, November 10, 2023 to December 10, 2023. The winners will be announced on December 14, 2023.Read more >>
The 3rd of November has been designated as the International Day of Biosphere Reserves in 2021 by a Decision of the UNESCO General Conference.Read more >>
Today marks the 32nd anniversary of the declaration of the Central Balkan National Park.Read more >>
The events took place on October 20 in the village of Anton and on October 21 in the town of Karlovo under the title Central Balkan Biosphere Reserve - Common future for people and nature. The places are not chosen randomly, because the two settlements are administrative centers in two of the five municipalities of the transition zone of the Biosphere Reserve.Read more >>
On Saturday (October 7) in the space in front of the Tourist Information Center of the city of Troyan, the second festival event took place under the title "Common Future for People and Nature", organized by the Central Balkan National Park Directorate, supported by the Municipality of Troyan.Read more >>
Celebrated annually on October 4, World Animal Day is a global social movement that aims to improve animal welfare standards. This momentous day sees the coming together of individuals, animal welfare organizations and the wider community, all working towards a common goal – better protection and care for all animal species that inhabit our planet.Read more >>
On Sunday (October 1) in the central city square in the city of Sevlievo, the festival event under the title "Common Future for People and Nature", organized by Central Balkan National Park Directorate, supported by Sevlievo Municipality.Read more >>
The Central Balkan National Park Directorate celebrates 40 years since the declaration of the Severen Dzhendem reserve.Read more >>
Today, September 30, one of the reserves in the Central Balkan" National Park - Severen Jendem turns 40 years since its announcement.Read more >>
And this year, in support of the initiative "Let's clean up Bulgaria in one day, employees of the Central Balkan National Park Directorate" and volunteers cleaned parts of the Park's visitor infrastructure.Read more >>
In connection with the 40th anniversary of the declaration of the "Northern Jendem" reserve, the "Central Balkan National Park" Directorate announces a competition for children's drawing, under the title "Four seasons in the Central Balkan".Read more >>
The movement, stay and parking of motor vehicles is temporarily restricted on the road Troyanski prohod - Dermenka hut in the National Park
Restricted access is introduced on road No. 12 Troyanski prohod locality - Dermenka hut for visitors to the NPCB with motor vehicles (including ATVs and UTVs of all classes) for the purpose of tourism, allowing the movement of up to 10 motor vehicles per day, only on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.Read more >>
The road rehabilitated under the Operational Program "Environment" from the Beklemeto area to the Dermenka hut was officially opened
On August 10, a ceremony was held for the official opening of the road that connects the high mountain pass "Beklemeto" with the "Dermenka" hut in the "Central Balkan" National Park.Read more >>
Ambaritsa hut is located on the northern slopes of Stara planina mountain range in the place of Dalgi dyal, east from the peak of Momina mogila, at 1503m above sea level. It consists of two buildings with total capacity of 111 beds in rooms with 2,3,4,5 and more beds and two premises with plank-beds.
The new hut is a solid two-storey building with capacity of 52 beds with inside WCs. The old hut is also two-storey solid building with 59 beds with outside WCs. The buildings are water-supplied and electrified, heated by solid fuel stoves.
At tourists’ disposal there are: tourist kitchen, canteen, hall with TV-set and quiet games spot. The area offers very good conditions for summer and winter tourism: ski-tracks, equipped with two ski drags and a sports ground.
- Levski Summit (until 1942 named Ambaritsa, 2166 m.) - 2,30 h.
- Golyam Kupen Summit (2169 m.) - 3,00 h.
- Markova Dupka - 3,00 h.
- Dobrila Hut - 3,00 h.,
- Vassil Levski Hut - 4,30 h.,
- Hubavets Hut - 4,00 h.,
- Dermenka Hut - 5,30 h.,
- Pleven Hut through Kostenurkata (the Tortoise) Summit - 6,00 h.
- Hut Yavorova laka – 2 hours
The paths are marked.
- Smesite Area - 3,00 hours - 17km away from the town of Troyan through asphalt road.
- Nezabravka hut (up to it by lift from town of Sopot and through hut Dobrila) – 3,00 h.
- Town of Sopot – 6,15 h.
- Town of Karlovo (rail way station on Podbalkanska line and final station on the line Plovdiv – Karlovo) through hut Hubavets – 6,00 h.
The paths are marked.
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