Bulgaria has grown to be one of the most popular ski destinations in Eastern Europe. People from all over the world visit the country every winter to enjoy the snowy ski resorts in Bulgaria. The country offers numerous resorts to choose from, however, Bansko has become the most prefered location of all. Only once you have experienced the ski resort, you will know that skiing in Bansko is an excellent choice.
Located at the foothill of Pirin Mountain, 1200 meters above sea level, the small town of Bansko attracts visitors all year round. It is an absolute pleasure visiting Bansko during each season, however, the snowy mountain peaks would tempt anyone to hit the slopes.
Bansko is very easily accessible, located just 2 hours away from the capital city of Bulgaria - Sofia. It is a relatively small town with a population of less than 10,000 people. However, the historic centre of Bansko would surprise you with the large number of restaurants, cafes and craft shops. You can choose between various hotels or guest houses, many of them equipped with spa centres.
Bansko offers approximately 70 km of ski runs spread in between two seperate ski centres. A 30-minute ride with the Gondola Lift will take you to the ski centres situated above the town. Thanks to snow machines, the slopes are always covered with fresh snow and ensure excellent ski conditions for around 4 months - mid-December to mid-April.
If you are a snowboard lover, you will be interested to hear that the first extreme fun snowboarder park on the Balkans is located in Bansko. Snowboarders are able to build jumps based on their own preferences and abilities.
Skiing in Bansko is an absolute pleasure. You will be able to enjoy top notch ski slopes and excellent snowboard conditions at affordable prices. At the end of the day, you can head to the city centre and explore the history and culture of Bansko.
Get in touch with us if you need help with getting to Bansko and we will be happy to help. With TrueRentCar you can book your transfer from any Bulgarian airport to Bansko. Enjoy the complimentary drinks and free Wi-Fi, while we ensure your safe and smooth arrival at your chosen accommodation.