Holiwise destination: Bansko, Bulgaria 1
Holiwise destination: Bansko, Bulgaria 2

Bansko, Bulgaria

About Bansko

Bansko, nestled at the foot of Bulgaria's Pirin Mountains, is a premier ski destination known for its well-groomed slopes and vibrant après-ski culture. In the warmer months, the town transforms into a haven for hikers and nature enthusiasts eager to explore its scenic trails and pristine landscapes. The town itself offers a charming mix of historic architecture and modern amenities.

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Bansko highlights

Average temperature in June

29 °C / 84 °F

High season months

December, January, February, March

Local currency

Bulgarian lev (BGN)

Local language


Closest Airports

  • Plovdiv International Airport (BG) - 116.0 km (72.1 mi)

Fun fact

The town hosts an annual jazz festival.

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