Balloon Fiesta over Bansko and Razlog

Sunday, 8 January 2012
Balloon Fiesta over Bansko and Razlog

In the region of Bansko and Razlog from 16 to 22 January will be held the "Bansko Balloon Fiesta 2012". For the event will arrive five Ukrainian and a Moldovan four-fan balloons.

This type of show is held for the first time in Bulgaria. Individual and group flights with these six balloons will be conducted in a temporary separate area. Crews are of 5 people, two pilots, with the others providing support.

In the center of Razlog over the square, on the evening of 20 and 21 January there will be a fire show with gondolas. Special fireworks are prepared too. The balloons will only perform racing and demonstration flights.


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Infos on Bansko, Bulgaria
  • Total ski runs: 70km
  • Longest run: 16km
  • Off-piste skiing: Yes
  • Slopes exposure: North
  • Highest ski point: 2600m
  • Max vertical drop: 1630m
  • Height of resort: 930m
  • Drags: 16
  • Chairlifts: 6
  • Gondolas: 1
  • Artificial snow: 100% coverage
  • Night skiing: Yes
  • Snowboarding: Yes
  • Ski-Doo: Yes
  • Season starts: middle Dec.
  • Season ends: middle April