jazzfestivalbansko

Jazz is coming to Bansko!

5th – 13th of August Bansko hosts its annual jazz fest for the 21st year running Imagine it.  A balmy summer night.  Wine or a large cold beer at 3 leva each.  Laid back mellow harmonies that make you want to tap your feet   Location – The stage is in Bansko’s main town square, the N. Vaptazarov Square, an open, …

New for Bansko – Pay your multiplicity taxes online

#Bansko Municipality have now set up direct online payments on municipal taxes (council tax to many of you) via their website, for instructions on how to make payment follow this link: http://bassbg.com/#easypay  

Cinema under the stars 26th to 29th July

on 26th of July till 29th of July Cinema under the stars comes to Bansko. It is a documentary film festival revealing the beauty of nature and extreme sports and will show 13 captivating films from France, Spain, Canada, USA, India, Italy and Austria documentary film festival revealing the beauty of nature and extreme sports. From 21.00 in the Central square …

Bansko MTB Sunday rides

enjoy riding a bike? well you can every Sunday in Bansko with routes to suit all from complete beginner to advanced .   Early morning ride for the more advanced among you will kick off at 09:00, this ride will be for 2 hours before the easy ride starts at 11am… BOTH RIDES WILL BEGIN FROM THE NATIONAL PARK VISITOR …

Summer hiking with UHURU TREKKING

July Walks – We’ll publish August’s walks at the beginning of July. 14/7 –  Bezbog    We’ll take the chairlift from Gotse Delchev Hut nr Dobrinishte to Bezbog Hut  then walk to Bezbog summit. We start walking around 2240m and climb to 2645m.  This a great introduction walk to the Pirin with beautiful views from Bezbog summit. Grade Easy  NB: you’ll need 15Lv p/p for the chairlift 17/7 – Todorka   If …

Hot weather 10/07 to 17/07

Yellow code for high temperatures was declared in Blagoevgrad region and 17 other regions in the country. This is the reference of the site of the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Today it will be mostly sunny. In the afternoon, cloud clouds will develop over the mountains, but only in some places there …

Bansko to Kavala, GR. Daily bus route

Sofia – Bansko – Kavala (daily bus route) Fancy laying on the beach or a bit of shopping! Departing Sofia 08:00 , Departing Bansko 10:30, arriving in the town of Kavala Greece at 14:00 Departing Kavala Greece 16:20, Arriving in Bansko at 19:30 arriving in Sofia at 21:45 1 way 32 leva and the price for a two-way ticket is 53 leva For Reservations: +359 894 77 44 02 / + 359 894 …

Longest water slide in Europe opens in Bansko

on 01 July Banderishka Polyana, Bansko  opened up the longest water slide in Europe 350 meters to be exact ,  The price for one downhill is 9 leva per child and for an adult 12 leva , also available at Banderishka Polyana is shooting range, a miniature football field, mini golf, and table football.

IMPORTANT – water pipe cleaning

In Bansko from 4th July until 14th July  There will be a cleaning program of all water supplies in the south west region of Bulgaria . You are advised NOT to drink the tap water during this time and supplies could also be limited .