Holidays in Bansko

Travel Information

Language: Bulgarian
Currency: Lev
Local time: GMT/BST+2
Local Airport(s)
  Flight time Transfer time
(to resort)
Sofia 2 hours 55 minutes 2 hours 30 minutes

Bansko ski holidays - ideal for everyone

Recent multi-million pound investments in Bansko make it a must-see destination, and with a long ski season from the high-tech snow canons, it’s ideal for a ski holiday. The resort has a full variety of slopes, so that all levels of skiers and snowboarders can enjoy an adventurous Bansko holiday. Try a fresh kind of snow sports at Balkans Fun Park, where you can build jumps to suit your individual abilities and tastes. Also, take part in competitions on the Shiligarnika piste, and compete against other holiday-makers. Skiing in Bansko is not only more fun, but it’s more advanced! New technologies allow you to see the wind and temperature conditions on screens before you ski, while the renovated Gondolas are fast enough that you can spend less time sitting and more time skiing. The resort also has a nursery and a ski school for the kids, so the whole family can take a holiday to Bansko.

Food and Drink in Bansko

When you’re not skiing, there’s still loads to do on your holiday to Bansko. Get a feel for traditional Bansko by dining at local taverns, known in Bulgaria as Mehana. As well as style, charm and pleasant atmospheres, the taverns have fine cuisine, serve national specialities and offer a wide selection of tasty Bulgarian wines. Out of over 200 traditional taverns, most Mehana have live folk music too. Bansko also offers modern entertainment in the form of discos and night clubs, which remain lively until the early morning. Other places to go during your Bankso break include the numerous local cafés and bars that offer a range of refreshments and snacks, as well as high class restaurants for when you fancy a bit of glamour, or après ski bars, within the ski zones, for something simpler.

Things to do in Bansko

In the town of Bansko there are over 120 cultural and historical monuments, so even if you aren’t a skier, your days will be packed. The souvenir stores in Bansko are truly special, selling wonderful gifts for everyone, and creations by local artists, so you can take a unique piece of Bansko home with you. The National Park Pirin has beautiful lakes, waterfalls, venerable trees, caves and historical sights for you to explore at your leisure. Bansko is famous for its mineral springs, so visit these natural wonders too!    

The people of Bansko are known for their hospitality, and with flexible booking and affordable offers, you can have a friendly and fun holiday to Bansko with easyJet holidays. Book your flights and hotels together for even bigger savings!

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