World Reviewer rating

Worth a visit
Rating 0.5 (193 votes)

Borovets

Listed under Skiing in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria.

  • Photo of Borovets
  • Photo of Borovets
Photo of Borovets
Photo by flickr user wordswithoutthoughts
Pin It

This up and coming resort, as far as popularity in Western Europe goes at least, is better later on in the season and perfect for intermediate skiers and families looking for a less expensive European ski trip. It’s the biggest resort in Bulgaria and has the best infrastructure so visitors can expect the same kind of facilities, when it comes to tuition, crèches, restaurants and rental as in other large resorts.

Skiing is varied on runs suited to all levels, it is a large resort as well as established, and the quality is better than many visitors, or at least those in my family, expected.

Written by  Paul Withereld.

Other expert and press reviews

“Snowboarding Borovets”

The packed snow is better late in the season and intermediate ideal. Read more...

Written by  H.T. Hallum.

Comments, reviews and questions by other travellers

Stayed at new Borovets Gardens Aparthotel. Excellent accommodation and no distance from ski area - just a short walk to chair lift and all village. Food excellent and cheap. Weather great, sunshine and snow. No huge lines for chair lift.

Post a comment, review or question

I want to
Question
My comment - optional
Rating - how would you rate this place or experience?
 

Who's been here

No travelers have told us they have been here. Have you?

Similar Experiences

  • Ski Whistler

    Re-named Whistler Mountain in 1965 (after the cry of the ubiquitous western hoary marmot, or Whistle Pig) the pleasantly car-fr…

  • Ski Zermatt

    No matter where you find yourself on the slopes of this remarkable ski area, the granite monolith of Europe’s most famous peak,…

  • Tignes

    Tignes lurks in the shadows of its more illustrious neighbour, Val D'Isére, yet still has a lot to offer. Although the simple, …

Nearby Experiences

  • Rila Monastery

    Rila Monastery was founded in the 10th century by St John of Rila, a hermit canonized by the Orthodox Church. His ascetic dwell…

  • Bansko

    For great skiing and fantastic modern facilities, the Bulgarian resort of Bankso is worth considering for its good value. In th…

  • Bansko International Jazz Festival

    Bansko's International Jazz Festival is a great excuse to make a summertime visit to Bulgaria's beloved winter ski resort commu…

Related links

Contribute to this page