DUNAV ULTRA CYCLE ROUTE
732 km along the banks of the Danube river
to the Black Sea

Dunav Ultra is the longest cycle route in Bulgaria. It runs for total of 732 km (455 miles) covering the distance close to the Northern border of the country – along the banks of the Danube river (Dunav, in Bulgarian) to the Black Sea. The starting point of the itinerary is the northwestern-most corner of Bulgaria, namely the village of Kudelin and the end point is the most northeastern point of the country the village of Durankulak.

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TRAVEL

The Dunav Ultra Cycle Route passes through/near 107 modern-day settlements in Northern Bulgaria, including the Danube towns: Vidin, Lom, Kozloduy, Oryahovo, Belene, Svishtov, Ruse, Tutrakan and Silistra. More than 500 km  from the Dunav Ulta route overlaps the Eurovelo 6 transcontinental cycle route.

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CHALLENGE

Since the year 2014, we have been organizing a 680 km bicycle challenge event. It goes along the Danube River to the Black Sea in Bulgaria. Our Dunav Ultra Cycling Challenge is one of the most attractive events for amateur cyclists on the Balkans. The event’s goal is to successfully experience and cover the Dunav Ultra route as a solo participant or in a team.

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HIGHLIGHTS

Explore The 100 Dunav Ultra Highlights which contains our special selection list of points of interest presenting the identity of the Dunav Ultra experience – natural parks, monuments, museums, areas, food, animals, birds and wine.

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GALLERY

Discover the beauty of the Danube region of Bulgaria. Enjoy our special selection of photos taken all over the Dunav Ultra Cycle Route

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DISCOVER

Jump into the atmosphere of Ulpia Oescus – one of the most important towns along the Danube during the Roman Empire period II-IV AC. Walk through and read the incredible story of Oescus – the “hidden” pearl of the  Dunav Ultra Cycle Route.

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VIDEOS

Watch our special selection of videos present one of the most interesting towns, sites, monuments and locations along the Danube river in Bulgaria – The Baba Vida fortress, The Rock monastery of Basarbovo,  The Roman fortress Dimum, the town of Silistra and more…

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MEDIA

It happened! Ultramarathoner will run the Dunav Ultra Route

On August 3, the Bulgarian ultra marathoner Vladimir Stavrev will start an exceptional challenge – to run the full distance of the nearly 700-kilometer Dunav Ultra Route. Stavrev’s goal is to start the challenge from the village of Kudelin and to reach the end point of the route – the village of Durankulak within a week, thus successfully promoting over 110 settlements along the Danube and Dobrudja, through or along which the route passes, and the Dunav Ultra project itself.

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The 2020 selection of the 100 Dunav Ultra Highlights begins

The new selection of the 2020 “The 100 Dunav Ultra Highlights” just begins. The selection presents our annual list of the most interesting sites and places – altogether part of the unique journey along the Danube river banks of Bulgaria and the Dunav Ultra Cycle Route.

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