Welcome to the official website of Bansko, Bulgaria! Bansko Bulgarian Municipality is a public organisation of local self-government in the village of Bansko (today a town), established circa 1850. The Bansko Bulgarian Municipality is a continuation of the all-village community council founded in 1833 by Lazar German for raising funds, materials and labour force for the construction and iconography of the Sveta Troitsa church, which was consecrated in 1835. Prominent merchants and craftsmen were elected to serve as village council elders.
It's all about Fun! Bansko - the Number One winter resort in South Eastern Europe - gives you the best Ski and After Ski experience ever. You, your family and your friends will enjoy warm Welcome, silver Snow, golden Sun, beautiful Nature, fine Drinks, delicious Food and cool Entertainment.
70 km perfectly prepared Ski and Snowboard tracks, Cross-country, Snowboard Half-pipe, Fun park, Extreme skiing, Para ski, Ice Rink, Biathlon - you will find it all in Bansko.
Village under the name of Bansko was formed centuries ago. The newcomers settled down in an amazing place, at the Glazne river, under the roof of Pirin Mountain itself!'
The town of Bansko has developed into a modern winter resort in just few years with its ski facilities and hotels offering accommodation at average to high prices. The place is particularly popular among foreign tourists, drawn by the blend of antique Revival-time architecture and up-to-date amenities
Bansko is a specific town which suggests individual past and authenticity in culture, ethnography and customs. The atmosphere of mystery and remoteness is created by the meandering cobblestone streets, houses-castles with high gateways and long eaves made of black wig. Small and lively pubs, restaurants, discoclubs, cafes in the old town will make your going-to-bed early virtually impossible.