A recent influx of investment totaling tens of millions of Euros has transformed Bansko into the most efficient ski resort in Bulgaria. Now boasting the most modern lift facilities and other amenities, as well as a great snow record - justify its place as the top ski resort in Bulgaria.
The town itself is huge, boasting a fantastic range of high quality accommodation while maintaining it's traditional appearance and charm. Streets are still cobbled, while the ancient architecture of stone and terracotta tiles remains. The newer developments present quite a contrast however, with an abundance of bars and lively nightlife.
The ski area best suits beginners and intermediates, with a good mix of slopes to aid steady progression. As is common in Bulgaria, the ski school is widely praised, ranked among the top 10 in Europe by consumer research. This is not to say the the resort is completely lacking options to keep more advanced skiers occupied, it plays host to two FIS World Cup slopes.