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Otovitsa hut

Otovitsa hut

Page Type: Hut/Campground

Location: Bulgaria, Europe

Lat/Lon: 42.23475°N / 23.22364°E

Object Title: Otovitsa hut

Season: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

Elevation: 4659 ft / 1420 m


Page By: hvanigorata

Created/Edited: Oct 31, 2010 / Oct 31, 2010

Object ID: 675734

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Otovitsa is a wonderful hut in the northwestern part of Rila mountain. Situated on the border of Rila National Park, the hut is a great starting point for your mountain adventure.

Capacity: 44 sleeping places. Every room is with 4 beds and a separate bathroom with toilet. Central heating.

There is a restaurant with satellite TV and sweet shop.

Getting there

The hut is easиly reachable by car or foot.

1. By car. If you are driving from Sofia, the fastest way is to take E79 to Dupnitsa and countinue to the village of Samoranovo. From the central square there 12km (mostly paved) road leads to the hut.

2. By foot. A marked trail starts from the center of Samoranovo. It is actually the same road from 1. You can reach Dupnitsa by bus or train from Sofia. From Dupnitsa there is a bus to Samoranovo every 30 minutes. Taxi is also an option but significantly more expensive.


Staying overnight is 15 BGN (7.5 EUR).


Otovitsa hut