Vihren is the highest peak of Bulgaria
Mountains. Reaching 2914 m, it is Bulgaria's second and the Balkans' third highest, after Musala and Mount Olympus. The peak is located in Pirin's northern parts. The easiest route is from the Vihren chalet (2,000 m), reaching the summit from the south. Other routes include those from Banderitsa
chalet (1,800 m) or across the ridge Koncheto from the north. A number of Pirin's lakes are located around the peak. Vihren Peak on Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica
is named after Vihren. FC Vihren Sandanski
is a Bulgarian football club of the same name.