Meet the winner
Bansko is the biggest ski center on the Balkans located at the foot of Pirin Mountain in Bulgaria.
It has 15 lifts and 75 km of groomed slopes, suitable for beginners and experts. The highest point of the ski center is 2560 m, and the lowest - 1000 m. A 16 km ski road equipped with artificial snow machines and lighting connects the ski area with the city. Races from the FIS calendar for the Ski and Snowboard World Cup are regularly held in Bansko.
The mineral pools around Bansko are open all year round. In summer there are opportunities for trekking, rock climbing, horseback riding, cycling. The city annually hosts jazz, folklore, cinema, theater, opera and pop festivals.
The high quality Bulgarian wines, the traditional cuisine, the rich nightlife and the charming old center of Bansko make a vacation here to an unforgettable experience even for those who are not into sports.