Stara Reka Ecotrail

hiking trail
off-road trail
Located: 30 km away from Zlataritsa.
In Use Since: 2006.
Part Of: Middle Yantra Ecozone.
Veliko Tarnovo and Targovishte Regions


  • 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 buiding the ecotrail.

Sights: a little-known region with preserved natural environment, suitable for tent camping and off-road trips.

drinking water
picnic area
deciduous vegetation
medicinal herbs
historical site

Nearby Sites: a Roman bridge dating from the Antiquity.

Duration: It depends on how you are traveling (within one day).

Difficulty Level: moderate.

Season: May - October.

Equipment: hiking equipment.

The area is away from any major roads, so you need to ask for directions.

The Roman Bridge