Travel with a car rental in Pamporovo
General information about Pamporovo
Pamporovo is one of the most visited ski resort in Bulgaria. It is located in the heart of the Rhodope mountain. There is an easy ways to access the resort – with a rental car from LowCostCars the distance from Sofia is about 260 km. Plovdiv is also not so far – 85 km away, Smolyan is only 15 km away and the small town Chepelare is only 10 km.
Tourist sightseeing and attractions in Pamporovo
The tourists can enjoy their trip visiting Smolyan. What can be found there is a bridge shaped like an arch dated from XVIII c, 250 year-old tree in reserve “Chinar” and the beautiful Smolyan Lakes.
If you have enough free time and would like to travel, Plovdiv is one great opportunity – the city has Ancient part with beautiful architecture.
The second largest monastery in the country – Bachkovski Monastery is famous with its wall paintings (1643), and the icon of the Virgin Mary, for which is that perform miracles.
Located 40 kilometers away from the Pamporovo, Chudni Mostove is rock formation of different size and dimension in the shape of bridges. You can take a look of these unique nature beauties during your travelling in Rhodope Mountain.
Rent a car from Sofia and drive 117 km south to the biggest and the most famous monastery in Bulgaria. The whole complex occupies an area of 8,800 m. The monastery was founded by the hermit St. Ivan of Rila (927-968).
Pamporovo ski resort offers from easy to very difficult tracks. There are 25 km of ski alpine trails, 38 km of slopes for downhill, 5 cabin lifts and funiculars 13 lifts with a total capacity of 8500 people per hour. Although the resort offers many slopes, skiing outside is also possible. The highest peak in the Rhodopes – Snejanka (1926 m) is very close and the TV tower too. There is a restaurant where you can see all of North and South Bulgaria. Mountain Rescue Service is available around the clock.
Hotels and restaurants in Pamporovo
The best hotels in Pamporovo
- Snezhanka Apartments
- Orlovetz Hotel
- Hotel Extreme
- Dafovska Hotel
- Kamelia Hotel Pamporovo
The most popular restaurants in Pamporovo
- Alex’s pub 1
- Gloria Mar
- The White Dog
Car hire in Pamporovo
If you plan to visit Pamporovo and have not yet booked your car, you can do so by using our reservations form. If you are traveling from Sofia, you can rent your car from our office (140 Mimi Balkanska str.)