Touring Date

01 Dec 2018  - 01 Dec 2019



Bansko is A mix of ancient history and modern style

Bansko is a rare combination of immensely beautiful landscapes and Bulgarian national revival atmosphere. Guests of the town have the privilege to experience the pure authenticity and the unique culture of the town. Throughout the entire year, the resort offers opportunities for mountain and wellness tourism. Situated in the heart of Bulgaria, 2-hour driving distance from Sofia, at the famous ski resort Bansko.

  • Bulgaria’s Best Ski Resort by World Travel Awards 2015 and the winter capital of the Balkans with the most modern ski centre
  • Situated right below the highest and most beautiful part of the Pirin Mountains
  • All-seasons destination with remarkable SUMMER and WINTER activities
  • 75 km of snow-capped slopes and 25 km of modern, high-capacity lifts
  • Easy access from Europe and the world – 165 km from International Sofia Airport; 250 km from the International Airport in Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Summer events highlights
  • Bansko and the local region offer a myriad of exciting ways to enjoy the sunshine and the beautiful weather outdoors. Choose your desired activity and our Guest Services Team will be delighted to organize it for you!
    • Mountain tracks with transportation, picnic and guide
    • Extreme experience with quad bikes
    • Horse riding
    • Rafting
    • Paintball
    • Fishing
    • Mountain biking
    • Wine tasting
    • Excursions of your choice or museum tours in Bansko International Jazz Festival
      • Bansko Opera Festival
      • Balkan Festival “Bohemi”
      • Summer theater festival “To the audience with love”

      Winter events highlights:

      Go into the wild and enjoy exciting winter adventures out in the open! Rediscover the beauty of the snowy nature and take advantage of the wonderful conditions for winter activities and attractions that the picturesque mountain resort of Bansko has to offer.

      • Winter sports: Skiing and Snowboarding
      • Ice-skating
      • Extreme experience with motor sledge
      • Horse riding
      • Paintball
      • Wine tasting
      • Excursions or your choice or museum tours in Bansko
      • International Ballet Festival
      • World Snow Day
      • World Snowboard Cup 2017
      • National and International ski races
    • Pirin National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site within close proximity to Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko. The national park was established in 1962 and received UNESCO World Heritage status in 1983. Pirin National Park covers around 40,000 ha and gives tourists an amazing opportunity to discover Bulgaria’s natural beauty. Climb the mountain and enjoy a unique and breathtaking view over the valley or fall in love with the untouched nature at the famous Pirin National Park.

Available departures

This tour is repeated every weekday (working day).