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Bansko itineraries

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"Bansko is no short of small and large supermarkets, local antique shops, and even a shopping mall."ivasays.com
"Bansko is surrounded by lakes and pine forests, and nearby Banya is famous for its thermal mineral springs."galloparoundtheglobe.com
"Bansko is one of the most budget-friendly ski and hiking towns to visit in Europe."creativetravelguide.com
"Bansko is very easy to reach because it is relatively close to Sofia (Sofia itineraries)."chasingthedonkey.com
"Bansko: Learning to Ski on a Backpackers Budget - To be found on pocketvillage."backpacksandbunkbeds.co.uk
"Bansko is a ski resort located in south west Bulgaria."backpacksandbunkbeds.co.uk

Southwest Bulgaria

Banskos location

Bansko at a glance

Nature
Culture
Ski
Mountain
Hiking
Cheap
Very Touristic
Spa

9,230

Population

2-3 nights

Recommended

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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General

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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Accommodation

, 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. ...

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

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