Bansko is a popular tourism destination for both Bulgarians and foreign tourists. The resort is attractive throughout the year, because it offers various recreation and entertainment options.
The town is located in South-Western Bulgaria, in the foots of the Pirin Mountains, and lies at an altitude of 925 meters above sea level.
Bansko will charm you with its unique combination of traditional Bulgarian culture and modern facilities. Small cobblestone streets lead you to state-of-the art hotels and typical Bansko houses with wooden verandas hidden behind massive double gates.
Visitors will experience the preserved authentic Bulgarian folklore and unique arts and culture typical for the region of South-Western Bulgaria. Moreover, we encourage you to taste the traditional Bansko dishes and aged red wines.
There are numerous places for sightseeing in Bansko, the most popular being the Church, the museum houses of poet Nikola Vaptsarov and monk Neofit Rilski, the Velyanov House, the permanent icon exhibition, etc.