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Botev(Stara Planina,Bulgaria)-the highest peak of the mountain,2376m.The Northern wall of the Botev peak called Severen Djendem (The Northern Hell) is the highest rocky wall in Bulgaria, used by the alpine climbers in summer and winter.The Raisko praskalo(Paradise waterfall) is the highest waterfall in Bulgaria-125m(on the Southern wall of the peak).

Elevation (feet): 7,795
Elevation (meters): 2,376
Continent: Europe
Country: Bulgaria
Range/Region: Balkan Mountains
Latitude: 42.7167
Longitude: 24.9167
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug
Nearest major airport: Sofia
Convenient Center: Kalofer

Trip Reports

There is one trip report for Botev.

  • Log #15295 - by Ivan Tyagov on Sep 03, 20043.00 stars
    My I would say most favourite peak( 5+ time).Although not really high and easy to climb it has an wonderful view on top: you can see in clear weather both south and north Bulgaria.