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Skiing in Bansko Ski Resort, Bansko, Bulgaria

Level:
All
School:
Yes
Night Skiing:
Yes
Bansko Ski Resort is a mountain ski area, located in the south-western part of Bulgaria. It lies between the two banks of the Glazne river and at the foot of the Pirin mountains, being the highest part of the resort. The town of Bansko is situated 160 km / 99 mi far from the capital of Sofia.

Bansko Ski Resort, which is an extremely popular winter destination, has become today an irresistible temptation for ski enthusiasts. From December to May, the resort hosts all those seeking for an enjoyable skiing activity. It offers the most appropriate conditions for skiing and a lot of luxurious facilities.

Being the number one ski resort in Bulgaria and providing excellent snow conditions, there is no doubt that Bansko Ski Resort is the place to be! The resort is addressed to all skier levels, that’s why it offers 35% of trails for beginner skiers, 40% for intermediate skiers and 20% of trails are offered to those who are prone to adventure and need something more challenging to fully enjoy themselves. The pistes of the resort cover approximately 70 km / 43 mi.

In order to have excellent snow conditions during the whole ski season, 260 snow cannons cover 90% of the ski slopes. As far as the lifts are concerned, you will find 8-seats Gondola, 5 high speed quads, one 3-seat lift, 7 drags and 10 baby drags on spot. Furthermore, in Bansko ski resort you can enjoy your activity even during night hours. In this case, let the moon light your trails and do whatever is necessary to have an extraordinary skiing activity.

Once your activity reaches the end, you can either enjoy yourself by relaxing in the very comfortable hotels that are found in the vicinity of the spot or having a stroll in the town of Bansko, where you can try shopping or the traditional dishes of this place. This place can definitely live up your expectations, whatever you choose to do!!!

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Sofia
155 km / 96 mi, 2 hrs 16 mins
Follow the Автомагистрала „Струма“/A3, Route 1 and Route 19.
BY CAR FROM Thessaloniki, GR
215 km / 134 mi, 3 hrs 30 mins
Follow the E79.
BY AIR
Sofia Airport,
169 km / 105 mi
BY TRAIN

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