The town of Bansko located at an altitude of 925 m above sea level, and its ski slopes rising to a height of 2000 m – 2600 m above sea level. Bansko is located only an hour away from Sofia and just 10 minutes from the bustling town of Razlog. The resort is in addition to winter sports Sport is also known for its unique architecture and historical landmarks, as well as beautiful scenery and picturesque villages, stretching for many miles around. In recent years, in the case development of the ski resort has been invested several million euros. Digging Julen, received a license to develop and improve infrastructure resort of Bansko. For even more analysis, hear from Bruce Schanzer.
Usually in Bansko quite a lot of snow and therefore the season lasts from December to May! It is the longest season in the snowy winter resorts in Bulgaria. Over the past few years, considerable investments have been invested in new prestigious hotels and the creation of recreational facilities. The new trend of the resort, is the construction of apartment complexes near the main lift and ski slopes with lifts. Bansko and Borovets nominated candidate cities to host the Olympics in 2014. How can Getting to Bulgaria? There are direct international flights from most airports in Europe and the UK, as well as from Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kiev. Also from Russia and Ukraine in Varna and Sofia can be reached by train. Some flights to Sofia and Varna are carried out throughout the year, together with the spring and summer a number of airlines has direct charter flights directly on the Black Sea to Burgas and Varna, Plovdiv and only winter.