Archive for Skiing & Snowboarding

Ski and Snowboard Hire, Lesson Prices and Transfers

Nov 01, 2018 No Comments by

Ski and Snowboard Hire and Lesson Prices are here. Booking on Bansko App and Bansko Blog is now open with our special anniversary offer. Be sure to subscribe to receive your discount code and book in the new booking form. Click here. Two Skimania shops just 50 metres from gondola lift Beginners (never-evers), intermediates and [...]

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Bulgarian, Greek, Romanian, Turkish, Israeli, Russian and UK School Holidays 2019

Oct 27, 2018 No Comments by

Planning a ski trip? Want to know when are the school holidays? Here are the Bulgarian, Greek, Romanian, Turkish, Israeli, Russian and UK school holidays listed in date order. Please comment on https://facebook.com/banskoblog to correct and add to this article. It will be updated and corrected accordingly. Thank You. Use the info below to help [...]

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What The FAQ #13: When Will Bansko Winter Season 2018/19 Start?

Oct 22, 2018 No Comments by

When will the 2018/19 ski season start? It depends if there is early snow and cold temperatures. Then the ski season will start early. Last year it started on the 16th December. In 2016 it started 3rd December — take a look at my 2016 report here. The winter season here in Bansko will officially open, I [...]

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Bansko Best Value Ski Resort In Europe Award: Beyond The Hype

Oct 20, 2018 No Comments by

Every year there are countless articles when Bansko is acclaimed in the media as being the best value resort in Europe. This year it was the UK’s Post Office survey that made this claim. It’s also the time when I could easily write a puff piece about skiing in Bansko and how cheap it is [...]

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Lift Pass Prices 2019

Oct 01, 2018 No Comments by

Bansko lift pass prices 2018/19 are up around 12% from last year. Bansko is still great value, especially since the prices have not increased for several years and that now 70% of the slopes are covered by snow cannon. The early opening deal of 35 leva per day is also welcomed. Click here for our [...]

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Bansko Snow Report: Piste #10 to Todorka Lift

Mar 31, 2018 No Comments by

So many good Bansko March days has meant many happy people here in Bansko. Here is my latest snow report. Looking ahead the snow road will suffer Sunday 1st April as there will be a little rain. This should mean snow higher up. By Tuesday the sunshine will be out and expect best conditions in [...]

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Lift Passes Reduced by 20%: Buy IN RESORT.

Mar 15, 2018 No Comments

From today 15th March 2018 the price o a gondola lift ticket has been reduced by 20%. You can buy your reduced price lift pass at the gondola lift cash desk to MPM Guinness or MPM Sport hotels. The snow is fantastic right now. Snow road get slushy but it’s still open. Fabulous spring skiing. [...]

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