Hotnitsa Ecotrail

hiking trail
 
Located: 17 km away from Veliko Tarnovo.
In Use Since: 2006.
Part Of: Middle Yantra Ecozone.
Veliko Tarnovo Region

Building:

  • 2004-2006 - Building of the ecotrail: project Creating an Ecotourist Hinterland in the Districts of Veliko Tarnovo, Strazhitsa, Zlataritsa and Antonovo, the PHARE Development of Bulgarian Ecotourism Program.

BARET Participation: Created the concept design; participated in building the ecotrail.

Sights: a gorge on the Bohot River, the Hotnitsa Waterfall, ponds, islands and waterfalls.

parking
drinking water
picnic area
picnic shelter
deciduous vegetation
protected fern species
waterfalls
fishing

Nearby Sites: Negovanka Ecotrail, Zarapovo, Musina Karst Chasms.

Duration: approximately 1.5 hours.

Difficulty Level: easy.

Season: April - October.

Equipment: hiking shoes.

lodging
"Starite kashti" (the Old Houses) in the village of Mihaltsi, the city of Veliko Tarnovo.
food service
The village of Hotnitsa.

information
The wooden structures are new. At the end, the trail is overgrown with shrubs and bushes, so you have to retrace your steps.

The Hotnitsa Waterfall