Come on an Adventure
For a list of adventure that you can go on when visiting the Balkan Jewel Resort & Spa please see below
We are more than happy to customise adventure packages for you below are just a sample of the sort of packages we can put together
5 5 Day package
- Hotel – Okoto Lake,
- Hotel –Damianitsa Hut
- Hotel – Bezbog Hut – Popovo Lake
- Hotel – Dobrinishte
- Hotel – Bania
- Hotel – Vihren Hut
- ATV Tour
- Horse riding
- River Rafting ( consistent with weather conditions)
Half Board Accommodation in one bed room apartment for 2 people
- Lunch Pack
River Rafting Equipment
- Free use of the SPA centre (gym, indoor pool, sauna, steam bath, relax area),
- Fitness, tennis table and billiards,
- Indoor and outdoor playing area for children,
- FREE wi-fi in rooms
- FREE Internet in reception, lobby bar and restaurant,
- Free scheduled shuttle bus to Bansko, Razlog and the Pirin Golf Club
Please See Below for Further in Depth Details of Each Activity
Quad Bikes are a very popular activity in Bansko and Razlog region but buggies are the newest thrill. Off road buggies can pass through rivers and streams and across rugged terrain. Whether one chooses a buggy or an ATV, the adventure and thrill are a guarantee. One can choose among different routes for beginners or experienced drivers. In all tours experienced guides will find skills for you to conquer the mountain. This will be an unforgettable experience.
A thrilling adventure with the chance of encountering the wildlife is this new activity being offered. One can choose between a Full Day Pirin Lakes Tour visiting lakes which are situated 2,500m up in the mountains, a Half Day Rural Villages Tour where one has the opportunity to visit traditional villages while climbing up 2,000m up in the mountain, or an Off Roading Extreme Self Drive Tour for the more experienced.
A single engine plane takes you around the whole of Razlog Valley for 20 minutes with a professional fully qualified pilot. This tour is ideal for people looking for adventure and adrenaline. This tour comes with all equipment prepared and transfers.
Trout fishing in Bulgaria is very popular. The rich summer and spring seasons make fishing a pleasant experience even for people that have never fished before. Balkan Jewel Complex has a special arrangement with Ribarnika complex which is located 14km away from our resort.
Among the beautiful setting of the Pirin Mountain one can enjoy a full day of sport fishing. The three lakes available in this complex are full with trout weighing from 250 to 500gr each.
Balkan Jewel can also cater for competition where the catch is then prepared by a chef on a grill in front of you.
15 pure Arabic, English and Eastern Bulgarian horses are waiting for you to experience this very popular activity in one of the best mountain surroundings in Europe. This activity brings you to the heart of nature, breathing the cleanest of air and quietness. Balkan Jewel Complex has a very good relationship with one of the best Horse Riding Base in Rusalite which is 15km away from our Complex. One can opt for a short ride of an hour with a fully qualified instructor or opt for more experienced activities such as jumping obstacles, galloping disciplines and cross country riding.
One can enjoy a total day of relaxation in this base by visiting the small farm found in this base which includes animals such as pheasants, peacocks and guinea fowl ending the day with a beautiful BBQ in a very traditional surrounding.
Paintball is the fastest growing extreme sport in the world. It is becoming more popular than rugby, mоuntain biking and snowboard. It is a sport with more than 600 championships in the year. You can join this adventure by trying to play paintball in Bansko. Balkan Jewel can offer a wide range of activities and group challenges. One can combine this activity which can also be set in the forest or in any other place, with a picnic or nice lunch.
40 minutes away from our resort one can find a Go-Karting trek. If you have forgotten the sense of adrenaline, it is time to come and roll in this adventure. It is a place to romp at full speed in the ideal set-up for a wild but yet safe driving.
An entertainment preferred by the lovers of extreme experience. There is no learning and training, it is the place where courage shall be rewarded with wakening of every cell of your body. This overdose of adrenaline will result in an incredible explosion of joy that could hardly be achieved in any other way. There is one more fact, which must not be underestimated – this attraction is also an exceptionally quick and easily accessible method to relax after the every-day stress.
Rafting is another extreme sport that will increase the adrenaline in your blood. Go rafting in the most beautiful rivers in Bulgaria – the Struma and the Mesta rivers, surrounded by rock formations and beautiful nature. Transfer, lunch, special equipment and professional instructor are part of the tour.
Hunting in Bulgaria is one of the most practiced sports with a wide variety of game to hunt for, including deer, a whole spectrum of birds, wild boar. Our Reception Desk can give more information on the seasons and the different packages and equipment we can offer.
Bulgaria is one of the best places in Europe for bird watching as this country is a nesting ground for most European species during May and June and is on the migratory path of many Asian birds between September and mid-October. There are as many as 400 species to admire in their natural habitat.