Ski Resorts in Bulgaria

Ski resorts in Bulgaria are improving fast and they have become increasingly more popular with British skiers. The resorts are modern, well equipped and above all offer great value when compared to elsewhere in Europe.

What Is The Atmosphere Like Here?

Bulgaria offers a good, no nonsense value ski or snowboard holiday. You wont therefore find the glitz and glamour here that you may find in other resorts but you will get good snow, great facilities and high levels of service.

How Many Resorts Are Here?

The main resorts in Bulgaria are the three resorts of Bansko, Borovets and Pamporovo. There are a number of smaller resorts including Chepelare and Vitosha but they may be too small for you to keep you longer than a day or two.

Whats it Like To Stay Here?

Accommodation tends to be hotel based, with many hotels offering a 4* grading. There are increasingly more luxury hotels emerging as the country sees more investment in its ski facility. Most resorts have good lively apres ski.

How Do I Get Here?

Sofia airport is the best airport to get to for the resorts. There are direct flights from London, Birmingham and Manchester.

Who Is It Best For?

Bulgaria is best for families, those wanting to learn to ski and also those on a tight budget.


Ski Resorts

Resort NameLow AltitudeHigh AltitudeVertical DropLongest RunBeginnerEasyIntermediateAdvanced/ExpertSkiingBoardingAprèsFamiliesOverall
Bansko1900 m2600 m700 m16.0 km1581Star ratingStar ratingStar ratingStar ratingStar ratingBG Sofia (1h 52m)
Borovets1300 m2560 m1260 m12.0 km4694Star ratingStar ratingStar ratingStar ratingStar ratingBG Sofia (0h 50m)
Pamporovo1450 m1926 m476 m4.0 km1341Star ratingStar ratingStar ratingStar ratingStar ratingBG Sofia (2h 34m)



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