Bansko – favorite destination

The resort town of Bansko is located under the Pirin Mountain, known with beautiful shapes and lakes. It is famous for its history and architecture, and is a favorite destination for winter sports enthusiasts. It is located 150 km from Sofia. Bansko is suitable for holidays in winter and summer, as it allows for walks and entertainment. The Pirin National Park also starts next to it. The resort town has ski routes of 75 km, with different slopes, depending on the experience of winter sports practitioners. Every tourist visiting Bansko in the winter should visit the town at least once in the summer. Famous landmarks that can be seen are: “Velyanova House”, House Museum “Neofit Rilski”, House Museum “Nikola Vaptsarov”, as well as the narrow streets between the nestled houses in the city center. Near Bansko are Dobrinishte, Razlog, Banya, Blagoevgrad and many other favorite places to walk. If you love hiking in the mountains, Pirin is your place. Easily accessible eco trails are: Eco trail “Demyanishka river tells …”, which goes near to the river Demyanishka; Eco trail “To Bashliytsa”, which goes along the river Bashliytsa; Eco trail “To the kingdom of edelweiss”, which reveals the picturesque beauty of the mountain. BG Rent a car gives you the opportunity to book a rental car or transfer and to experience the magic of Bansko.