The trek to the Seven Rila Lakes is virtually right there on every traveller’s Bulgaria itinerary. And the lakes, located high up in the Rila Mountains at an altitude of 6000-8000 feet (2100-2500 metres) are glacial lakes and they are located almost one above the other. Forming tiny cascades and rivulets, the entire lush landscape beckons tourists to the mountains, sometimes leading to a bit of overcrowding.
The lakes themselves are intriguing with their names. The highest is “The T