Bansko itineraries



"Bansko is an excellent resort if you're looking for a budget holiday and a great range of slopes for beginners."escapingreality.co.uk
"Bansko is a ski center after all and it's placed on the Pirin mountain."ivasays.com
"Bansko is a much more lively and perhaps touristy town than Pamporovo."vagrantsoftheworld.com
"Bansko is a small town and a popular ski center in Bulgaria."ivasays.com
"Bansko is a ski resort located in south west Bulgaria."backpacksandbunkbeds.co.uk
"Bansko is so small that you can walk from one end to the other in 30 minutes."jackandjilltravel.com

Southwest Bulgaria

Banskos location

Bansko at a glance

Very Touristic



2-3 nights


Average (3 of 5)

Level of costs

About Bansko

Today Bansko is a popular ski for all winter sports. In the past it was important craft centre made famous from the hands of the local masters. During the winter and summer this small town embraced from Pirin mountain offers to you wonderful resources for your holiday. Let open the summer season together with the days of a Bansko tradition, to enjoy the musical august nights through the jazz festival, to sing or dance with the quests and participants of the festival of authentic folklore. For spectators and competitors alike Bansko is a host to a number alpine events during the winter.

Things to do

Bansko is a small town nestled in Pirin mountain and the most popular ski resort in Bulgaria (plan Bulgaria itineraries). Besides that, it is a town that offe

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Skiers in brightly coloured jackets weighed down by boots and skis stagger along the pavement, overtaken by a horse and cart and w

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In a vast lush green area, you can play or learn golf. There are two organized courses, practicing space, as well as the academy!

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Eat & drink

. called “mehanas” will amaze you with their delicious local cuisine and portion sizes. Almost every evening during the winter se

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Every day there was bread, jams, porridge and cereal for breakfast. Then, there’d be a changing hot option too. Over the week at S

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If you are staying near the gondola, this is a wonderful choice run by a friendly staff who offer a nice variety of food including


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My child has never tried skiing or snowboarding, which should they try first? – It is generally advised for children (under ten ye

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, in a quiet residential area on the edge of Bansko’s old town. It’s about 15 minutes’ walk to the gondola, but there’s a minibus

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Hotel Amira: Decent accommodation, boutique/modern decoration with quality benefits, in higher prices. ...


Hotel Amira:

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Bansko is quite small and walkable. You can walk almost everywhere quite easily. ...

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