Continent
Europe
Country
Bulgaria
Next Big City
Sofia
Next Town
Gorni Okol
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
School, Parking

Water

Type:
Flat, Chop
Hazards:
Stakes
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Since it is a lake it has flat water, the stronger the winds the more chop it has.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
None
Beach Users:
None

Sandy beach, lots of space and very safe.

Weather

Spring:
Normal
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Normal
Winter:
Thick

Cold, damp winters. Hot, dry summers, no wetsuit needed, only in winter. The water temperature averages 26┬░C and air temperatures up to 43┬░C during summer.

Wind

Best Months:
No information
Wind Type:
No information
Best Direction:
NW
Main Direction:
No information

The perfect wind between 4-8 Beaufort from NW. If there is a NW wind in Sofia then it is 100% perfect to surf on the lake.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No information

You'll need car to get there, about 50km from Sofia. Take A1 SE towards Ihtiman and exit it to lake Iskar. Or take 82 south from Sofia and get to the lake.

Extra information

Rules
None

Nightlife

No information