The resort of Pamporovo
The resort of Pamporovo is located in the heart of the mountain, 1650 m. above sea level. The climate is characterized by mild winter with more than 240 sunny days which makes Pamporovo the sunniest mountain resort in Bulgaria. The average annual temperature is 5.5 degrees, and one of the biggest pluses of the resort is the lack of avalanche danger.
Almost all ski - runs start from Snezhanka peak (1926 m.) The ski area includes 37 km. ski runs for alpine skiing with varied levels of difficulty, 25 km. cross country runs, fun park with half-pipe track, jumps and rails, as well as many suitable places for freeride and sledging.
Since 2012 in the resort works the newest Bike park in Bulgaria with more than 30 km. routes with varying degree of difficulty for beginners and advanced bikers.
Emblematic place for Pamporovo is “Snezhanka” TV Tower. An incredible 360-degree- panorama to the Rhodopes reveals from the panoramic terrace at 2030 m. a. s. l.
Distance from Pamporovo to Sofia is 230 km. and Smolyan lies only 15 km. south from the resort.