This year’s Christmas you have the opportunity to see and enjoy Bulgaria’s two favorite ski resorts, Pamporovo & Borovets, in one excursion. The 6-day (5 nights) road trip will take place December 21-26, giving us the possibility of 5 days of skiing, 3 in Pamporovo and 2 in Borovets.

_our excursion

Saturday 21 December ’19

We depart on Saturday morning Dec 21 from Thessaloníki for Pamporovo via Drama. We arrive in the afternoon and settle in the rooms of the Orlovetz & Perelik hotels.

Sunday 22 & Monday 23 December ’19

Two days to enjoy the Pamporovo slopes and the beautiful scenery in the fir-forests. In the afternoons we will enjoy the benefits of spa, as the skiing days are many!

Tuesday 24 December ’19

Third day skiing in Pamporovo and we depart at 15:00 for Borovets. After a 3.5 hour journey (via Philippoupoli) we reach Borovets and settle in our Rila & Euphoria hotel rooms.

Wednesday 25 December ’19

Day dedicated to the ski resort of Borovets. Beware, keep your strength up for the magical night skiing!

Thursday December 26, ’19

Those are still able(!!!!) can test their stamina for one more day of skiing. Alternatively you can take a walk on the settlement of Borovets or a spa treatment at the center of the hotel. We depart from Borovets at 15:00 with possible arrival time in Thessaloniki at 19:00 – 19:30

_the stay

For your stay in Pamporovo you can choose between the Orlovetz 5 * and Perelik 5 * hotels that offer half board. For your stay in Borovets you can choose between ski in – ski out Rila 4* hotel and Euphoria 4* hotel.

_the cost

Orlovetz or Perelik + Rila

Orlovetz or Perelik + Euphoria


_prices are per person in a double room and include:

  • Transfer from/to Thessaloníki and Drama (Xiropotamos Junction)
  • Accommodation and sustenance depending on your selected package
  • transfers to/from the base of the gondola based on a program (except the ski in-ski out hotels) Note that there are no afternoon bus transfers from / to Euphoria
  • Free use of swimming pool & gym. The use of the other facilities depend on the policy of each hotel, e.g. in Perelik the new two storey Wellness Spa has a charge of 9 €/person/day.
  • Liability insurance, escort of our office, VAT

_prices do not include:

  • The lift cards. In Pamporovo there is the possibility to purchase a 3-day lift card at a cost of 50 € (25 € for children 2-12)
  • Extra meals and drinks

_important Information:

  • To travel to Bulgaria you need a passport or new type ID with Latin characters. The organizer shall not be liable if the customer does not have the legal documents for crossing the borders. The service IDs do not constitute a travel document. Holders of non-Greek documents are responsible for any visa requirement for crossing the border (more information can be taken from the Bulgarian embassy or consulate or border police 2323041222)
  • Children up to 12 years old travel only with passports
  • Children under 18 traveling with a parent need a validated authorization/consent form of the other parent. Children traveling without parents need validated authorization/consent form from both parents
  • According to the international hotel regulations you can pick up (check in) your room from 14:00 (at Rila from 15:00) and check it out until 12:00
  • Children’s discount rates are valid for their stay in a room with two adults