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   Sopot -rate- (4.6/5 - 14 votes)
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Last update : Dec 1st 2014
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    Height : 885 m.
    GR : 2.99
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GPS coordinates : take off : 42°41'16" (42.6879)N; 24°45'1" (24.7503)E - Elevation : 1453 m.
landing : 42°39'50" (42.6641)N; 24°44'53" (24.7481)E - Elevation : 568 m.
Take off :
lots of take off points, all kinds of levels, large, small, tight, open, steep, shallow, something to suit everyone.

main take off is at the top of the lift, other sites hike or drive.
Landing :
main landing right by the lift, small but comfortable, toilets, bar, snack food and rest area available, trees and river to stay cool.

anywhere else on the valley floor is generally landable.

getting a lift back to the chairlift or sopot is easy.
Going there :
Sophia burgas,varna.
take a train, bus or share a taxi,hire a car, book with skynomad and get picked up from the airport.
Comments :
i found the people in the area to be friendly, helpfull and full of life, happy to meet with and help pilots, no complaints about landing in fields, easy to get a lift, generally a great place.

tell them you heard from steve in amsterdam
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People to contact :
Mail address:SkyNomad Sport Club, Vasil Levski 13, 4330 Sopot, Bulgaria, Europe

See a map with instructions of how to find SkyNomad Club

GPS coordinates: N 42°39.322' E024°45.467'

Mobile: +359 89998 2566 (8:00 - 20:00 GMT+2)

Parking : at takeoff : only 4x4 but there is the chair lift
Takeoff parking gps : 42.6877 N, 24.7505 E
at landing : next to the landing
Landing parking gps : 42.6668 N, 24.7474 E
Website :
Tourism  :
hot springs, spa, historical monuments, rose oil production, hiking, climbing, mountain biking, hunting..
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 Pros on Sopot
take off at top of the lift
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standard view
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lift and take off
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skynomad club house
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Sopot town center
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Take off : 42.6879 N; 24.7503 E
Landing : 42.6641 N; 24.7481 E
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