Dear visitors, welcome to Bansko Travel.
We are an independent online tourist guide based in Bansko and in Sofia. Our aim is to deliver services such as, information about accommodation, online booking, transfers, ski schools, mountain guides for summer and winter tours in Pirin, Rila, the Rhodopes, the Stara Planina Mountains, and wine tours. It is a free web service to ask questions and to post free messages in our forum. We are here to help you to make the best choise for your budget.

Bansko is situated at an equal distance (160 km) from the 3 major cities, of Sofia, Plovdiv in Bulgaria and Thessaloniki in Greece. If you drive, please, check the South-East European road map. The roads are good and you can drive easily from Sofia on the E78 to Simitly and turn on the road to Bansko.

For information about flights to Sofia or Plovdiv please, contact your travel agent.

One of our services is to provide transfer to Bansko from any place in Bulgaria you are after you have filled in your booking form.

Booking, mountain guides and transport:

Transfers from/to Sofia:
For up to 2 persons by car: 90 EUR/one way
For up to 6 persons by van: 140 EUR/one way
For up to 15 persons by coach: 180EUR/one way
For up to 40 persons by coach: 280EUR/one way

Public transport:
There are regular bus lines leaving every day of the week from Ovcha Kupel Bus Station /tram #5, bus 260/ and the Central Bus Station in front of the Central Train Station in Sofia. The price is 10BNL one way.


Geographical map
Political map
Map of Bulgaria
Bansko region map
Map of the lifts and ski runs