About Bansko

  • Altitude: 1000m
  • Total Lifts: 14
  • Pisted Area: 56km
  • Average Snowfall: 220

Bansko was the big European boom resort of the first decade of this century. The unspoilt traditional Bulgarian village was reborn with a huge investment in modern lifts and hotels that, along with heavy investment by property buyers, brought the resort rapidly to international prominence. It is located in the Pirin mountains and National Park, a world heritage site.

Awarded Bulgaria‘s best ski resort 2018with the longest ski runs and the richest cultural history. The town of Bansko is situated at the foot of the Pirin mountain in the south-western Bulgaria, 160 km from Sofia. The resort offers excellent ski and snowboard conditions and infrastructure. A lot of hotels of various standards and prices are available for booking on-line. Regarding Apres ski – the resort offers hundreds of bars and traditional restaurants called ‘mehana’. Bansko mountain resort is an excellent choice for your ski and snowboard holiday in Bulgaria.

Additional Stats

Snowmaking

70%

AVG Snowfall PA

220

Drag Lifts

4

Chair Lifts

9

High Capacity Lifts

1

Mountain Restaurants

2

Longest Run

16KM

Ski Pass Area

STD Code

359

Resort Office Tel

749

Timezone (GMT)

2