Ski Bulgaria

Borovets Ski Resort Guide

Ski Bulgaria

Borovets Ski Resort Guide

Borovets Ski Resort Guide

borovets 2004 photo


Photo credit: bevbarra

Musala peak & Markudjik area, Borovets photo


Photo credit: Miroslav Tcankov

Borovetz by night, Borovets photo


Photo credit: Miroslav Tcankov

up up and away !!!, Borovets photo


Photo credit: Tony Bishop

Slope Stats

  • 2560m

  • 1260m

  • 1300m

  • Acres of ski:-
  • Pistes:24
  • Snowmaking:60%
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:2
  • X-Country:35km
  • beginner43%
  • intermediate39%
  • advanced18%

Borovets is the biggest mountain resort in Bulgaria. The 58 km of ski slopes are spread over three ski centers - Sitnyakovo, Markudjik and Yastrebetz. The longest ski slope is 12 km. Borovets increased the number of snow-making guns and has now 160 guns, which enables the resort to cover 60% of its ski area with technical snow. The number of grooming machines was increased with the addition of a new Prinoth machine - Everest. There is 1,323m - 2,540m of altitude at Borovets


  • Nearest Airport:Sofia/Plovdiv
  • Nearest Train Station:-
  • Tourist Office Phone:+359 750 32 237
  • Tourist Office
  • Slopeside accommodation:yes
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  • Season opens:23 Dec 2019
  • Season closes:13 Apr 2020
  • Lifts:15 (inc 4 chair lifts, 9 surface lifts)
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Information supplied 9 Dec 2016

Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:20 Feb
  • Last Snowfall:20 February 2020
  • Snow Depth (upper):
  • Snow Depth (lower):
  • Piste:Packed powder or groomed snow
  • Off-piste:-

Today’s Weather (1930 m)view full snow forecast

snow showers
5 NNW5
-6 °CF-Level
light snow
15 NW15
-5 °CF-Level
light snow
20 WNW20
-6 °CF-Level

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Borovets Location Maps

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Visitor Reviews of Borovets

. Mike from Turkey writes:

Borovets is a great resort. Some walking required if not staying at rila hotel. 2 maim ski areas well managed. Resort is mafia controlled so no poor behaviour ever seen at any time.

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