What to do in Bansko this winter

We hope this winter there will be perfect conditions for skiing and snowboarding in Bansko – the most famous winter resort in Bulgaria and Eastern Europe. You have the chance to enjoy the deep snow cover, combined with beautiful nature and great entertainment in the local restaurants and hotels. Variety of ski runs are waiting for all skiers and snowboarders as Bansko offers 75 km ski runs with all levels of difficulty, lifts, ski school, ski equipment, fun park and everything for your best winter holiday.

All you need is to catch the flight to Sofia, arrange your accommodation in the resort and book your transfer from the airport to Bansko with bulgariatransfers.co.uk. ;) We will be happy to assist you at any time!

The resort has very easy access due to the proximity of the major Bulgarian airports –  Sofia and Plovdiv. If you travel to Bansko by car you will be on the ski run in no time and the easiest way to book your airport transfer from Sofia to Bansko is online at www.bulgariatransfers.co.uk! We offer safe and comfortable journey by car, minibus, and bus. All vehicles in our fleet are new and modern and we also offer private transfer vans where you can enjoy the comfort and plenty of luggage space!

If you land at Plovdiv airport, the best and most convenient option is also traveling to Bansko by car and if you need transportation from Plovdiv to Bansko, do not forget to check our rates for private transfers from the airport to Bansko.

For all skiers and snowboarders, who are going to visit Bansko this winter we introduce the events and the winter competitions during the end of 2017 – 2018 ski season! There is no chance to get bored in Bansko.

What to do in Bansko this winter:

December:

♦ 16.12.2017: Official Start of ski season 2017/2018!

♦ 24 – 25.12.2017: Christmas. Bansko is one of that small town, that preserve the authentic Bulgarian traditions. The customs, you will see are unique and unforgettable.

♦ 31.12.2017: New Year Eve in Bulgaria. New Year’s Eve in any hotel, bar or disco in Bansko is always a noisy, funny and unforgettable party! Be sure to book early your stay in Bansko! The trip from the airport to any hotel let for us! ;) The only thing you need to do is to make in advance your online transfer reservation.

January:

Balloon Fiesta♦ 21.01.2018: World Snow Day. World Snow Day has celebrated annually in Bansko and becomes a true celebration of snow and winter sports, aimed primarily at children and young skiers. Traditionally, on this day ceremony in Bansko is upheld by a world ski legend. Expect them soon!

♦ 26 – 28.01.2018: Snowboard World Cup. The disciplines will be Parallel GS and Snowboardcross.

♦ 30 – 31.01.2018: Kappy Cup, kid’s races (U14, U16), Giant Slalom, SL. The “Kapi” Cup was founded in honor of Dimitar Dumanov – Kapi, who was one of the most prominent skiers in Bansko.

February:

♦ 14.02.2018: St. Valentine day- the international “Love day” is very popular in Bulgaria. One of the most loved and revered holidays on the same day is Trifon Zarezan. The fest is dedicated to the winegrowers and winemakers but is celebrated in every restaurant and every family with toasts of wine. Cheers! ;)

♦25 – 26.02.2018: State Championship Snowboardcross On February 26 the State championship in snowboardcross for women and men (A, U19) will take place in Bansko.

March:

Bansko Ski cup♦ 26 – 29.03.2018: Pirin Cup FIS. This competition is one that should not be missed if you are going to visit Bansko at the end of March! The races will start with giant slalom, women, and men (A, U18, U21); than State Championship – giant slalom, women, and men (A, U18, U21) / and State Championship – slalom, women and men (A, U18, U21) / Pirin Cup – slalom, women and men (A, U18, U21) will be on the last day of the program.

♦ 27 – 28.03.2018: State Championship Alpine Skiing. GS & SL for women and men (A, U18, U21). March is the perfect time for a winter holiday in Bulgaria and you can always contact us when arranging your transfer from Sofia airport to Bansko. ;)

 

Do not waste any time and plan your winter holiday in Bulgaria. You can book online your airport transfer from Sofia to Bansko here. We can help you as well with arranging your hotel accommodation, flight tickets or all other tourist services that you might need.