Byala Reka (Kalofer) Ecotrail

hiking trail
Located: 7 km away from Kalofer.
In Use Since: 2003-2004.
Plovdiv Region


  • 2002 - Creation of the ecotrail concept design.
  • 2003-2004 - Building of the ecotrail under the name "Byala reka".

BARET Participation: Made a field survey; prepared the concept design and the project.

Sights: a trek in the buffer zone of the Yuzhen Dzhendem Nature Reserve.

deciduous vegetation
medicinal herbs
wild animal viewing

Nearby Sites: Kalofer Monastery, the town of Kalofer.

Duration: 2-3 hours approximately .

Difficulty Level: easy.

Season: May - October.

Equipment: hiking equipment.

food service
The town of Kalofer.

Well maintained trail.

The Mountain Viewed from the Kalofer Monastery