Over the past years Bulgaria is ranked as one of the most attractive and desirable destinations as regard to mountain tourism and winter sports. On the territory of our country are divided and developed excellent ski resorts, offering very good conditions for recreation and relaxation.
210 km is the total length of the ski slopes in the country as the highest point is 2600 meters above sea level.
All sections are modernly equipped and the conditions allow both young and grown to take advantage of the services and facilities of each resort. Lifts and rope-lines are available to make easier your movement. Each tourist also will be able to enjoy the wonderful Bulgarian food served in restaurants and taverns.
Regarding the mountain hotels, take into account that resorts abound in modern and comfortable accommodation, which you can use in order to relax from the dynamic ski day.
From December to April is the duration of the winter season in most ski resorts in Bulgaria. Even when the weather conditions do not allow the presence of real snow, the specially designed for this aim equipment will provide an artificial one.
The nearest area for skiing Sofia is Vitosha. There are available for the guests different types of ski-runs suitable for skiers of first level and advanced skiers.
Another attractive ski resort is Bansko. It is located in the Pirin Mountain and has hosts competitions on a world scale. It is also one of the largest ski resorts in Bulgaria.
In the Rila Mountains, Borovets resort is located at 1300 meters above sea level and is only 70km far from the capital. It is wonderful and offers a variety of different services center.
Here we have to mention and Pamporovo holiday, which has a location of 85 km from the ancient city of Plovdiv and 260 km from Sofia. Nestled in the Rhodope Mountains, this destination affords an opportunity to the skiers and the tourists a range of attractions, entertainment and unforgettable memories.
There are also some other smaller ski destinations, where you can also spend of full value holiday.
As for nightlife, you will be again surprised by the offers that are proposed. The correlation between quality and price is very good and you will surely be satisfied.
For tourists who want to try the typical Bulgarian culture, they can taste the delicious food and traditional dishes.