Skiing & Snowboarding
Bansko is Bulgaria 's
newest and most rapidly developing ski resort.
The Pirin Mountains are
a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Bansko has alpine character with three peaks
towering above 2,900m and provides runs and tracks for all levels, from novice
There are new runs
constantly being added to the mountain and this year is no exception.
At present, there are a
total of 65km of ski-runs and paths, a large proportion of which are covered by
excellent snow cannons, ensuring the runs are kept snow covered and in
There is a brand new dedicated SnowPark with 90m
by 16m half pipe for snowboarders and the resort also caters for extreme sports
with paragliding and heli-skiing. Bansko also boasts one of the longest ski
seasons in Europe.
There are excellent ski
schools offers classes for very reasonable cost to all levels. Ski equipment
rental services offer world famous brands and there are ski package offers with
classes, unlimited lift use, equipment hire and storage facilities.
We recommend Genardi and
his team at M&G snow School and Rental. Look at his website: www.skischool-bansko.com, or email
him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
More up-to-date information
can be obtained on the same skiing websites found above.