The starting point is located in the Bansko ski area. To get there you drive from Bansko to Shiligarnika, and then you turn right after the barrier.
Distance: 14km

⚠️From 07:00 to 17:30h there is an one time parking fee of 12 BGN collected by the ski area. 

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The path to Vihren hut starts at the parking lot at "Stara Kotva".
You will cross 3 ski slopes - Kolarski(1), Tomba(9) and Tomba(9А).
After that you will enter the Banderishka valley.

⚠️You can walk on foot without snowshoes or with skiis.
Time: ≈ 1:30h
Distance: 5 km
Elevation: 290 m

Please follow the road to the hut only on the way shown on the map.

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Please follow the marked flags and instructions from the team.

⚠️You can walk on foot without snowshoes or with skiis.
Time: ≈ 1:30h (from Vihren hut)
Distance: ≈ 1.5km



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