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Benkovski hut

хижа Бенковски

Location: at the southwestern foot of Ushite peak on the edge of an centuries-old beech forest
Meters above sea level: 1540
Capacity: 60 beds
Building: 2-storey
Water supply: yes
Electricity: yes with own HPP and a generator
Bathrooms: inside
Food: tourist kitchen and dining room in Bulgarian traditional style. Meals are available only with preliminary request!
Heating: solid fuel stoves
Info: Тhe hut is reached by a short path separating from the main Kom-Emine route. The beginning of the trail is quite noticeable by a well-marked fork at the end of the dirt road, where an old van – a garbage dump of the hut – is placed.
According to unconfirmed data, this is the oldest hut in Stara Planina – dating from 1932.

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