Bansko, located in Southwestern Bulgaria is not the first place on the lips of snow seeking travellers but those who visit discover one of Europe’s best kept secrets.
The biggest Ski resort in Bulgaria is equipped with state of the art lifts and an ever expanding list of facilities. The ancient town of Bansko never fails to impress it’s visitors whether they come to make use of the great variety of pistes or soak up the rich history of the Pirin National Park.
Discover something completely new this winter, Experience the beauty of the Pirin National Park Where rich Bulgarian traditions meet state-of-the-art Ski and snowboard facilities
The historic town of Bansko charms all who visit its medieval walls, The authentic town is fast growing with new hotels and developments, yet retains its beauty. The streets are lined with restaurants and bars serving a great variety of Bulgarian and international dishes at much more reasonable prices than other major the Ski resorts. Tourists can enjoy relaxing Spa facilities along with a lively apres scene and a bustling town centre.
What happens in Bansko?
At the end of January the world’s best skiers descend on the Bulgarian slopes for the Audi FIS Downhill World Cup. With plenty of parties, concerts and of course blistering speeds reached by the professional athletes, it is a great time to visit Bansko.