Waterfalls in Bulgaria

Waterfall "Skaklia", Bov village, Iskarsko gorge


The" Skaklia" waterfall is located in the Iskar Gorge near the "Bov" station. This is one of the highest and most beautiful waterfalls in Bulgaria. It was a favorite place for rest for one of the most eminent and renowned Bulgarian writers, Ivan Vazov.

The "Skaklia" Falls drop 80 meters.  An eco-trail with places for picnic and relaxation has been built around the waterfall. The trail itself is two-ended. The lower end is near the Bov train station – there is a sign marking the eco-trail on the main road.

The upper end can be reached by hitting the turn-off for "Zasele" village and after 15 minutes driving up a steep road you will reach the center of the village, where a  marking plate is present.

GPS: lat=43.0353 / lon=23.3310

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