Borovets tourist info and hotels
Borovets is the first and the largest winter resort in Bulgaria. It is a place of great popularity and is located at 1350m elevation on the slopes pf the Rila Mountain. The resort is surrounded by old pine woods and is not far from peak Moussala, which is at 2925m elevation – the highest one on the Balkan Peninsula.
Skiing in Borovets
During winter the climate in Borovets is mild and of course with loads of great snow for the ski lovers. The average temperature in the coldest month - January is 4.8 º degrees C. Usually the pistes of Borovets have good snow base from middle December till April.
Borovets is a modern winter sports resort with various class hotels, many restaurants, shops, discos, and excellent variety of pistes and lift facilities.
It offers excellent conditions and facilities for snow sports: skiing / night skiing, snowboarding, ski jumps, biathlon, cross-country skiing, etc.; and of course great hiking trails and various attractions during the summer as well.
Borovets Apres Ski
Borovets is offers excellent choice of bars and restaurants, cafes, discos and night clubs. The night life is great and the resort, along with Bansko is known as the most attractive ski center regarding party time. Borovets has been catering for tourists from around the world for many years, with friendly and professional staffs. Most of the clubs and discos are open till the early morning, and offer good prices, mostly dance music and often organize special shows and programmes. There are also many traditional restaurants and taverns with Bulgarian folk music, offering great fun, as well as the popular Bulgarian dance “horo”, which most foreign visitors find very interesting.