Balkan Ski 2022- Hotel Iglika Palace, Borovets

6 nights - Sofia Flight

Tour Details

Borovets is the oldest and biggest ski resort in Bulgaria, located on the northern slopes of the Rila Mountains. The resort has more of an alpine feel with the impressive Rila Hotel a landmark at the foot of the slopes. The resort is suited for a wide range of skiers, from beginners to those with years of experience, with 58kms of ski runs spread over three ski centres – the longest run being 12km.

Nightlife is extensive with bars and restaurants to suit all tastes – many offering late music and karaoke. Night-time skiing is available at a small additional charge.

 

Departing 2 January 2022

From £699 per person sharing

 

Price includes:

  • Return flight Belfast International to Sofia with Jet2
  • Airport taxes and security charges
  • 1 piece of 22kgs checked baggage
  • Return transfers from the airport to your hotel
  • 6 nights accommodation in 4* Hotel Iglika Palace
  • Half-board basis
  • 5 days Ski Pack including lift pass and ski equipment hire (boots, skis and poles) and 4 hour lessons per day
  • Services of an experienced Travel Solutions resort based representative

 

Optional extra:

  • Single room supplement – available on request
  • Upgrade to snowboarding for £30 per person (snowboarding includes 3 x 2 hour lessons, snowboard hire, soft boots and lift pass – any extra lessons to be paid for locally in resort)

 

PLEASE NOTE: Twin room with extra bed is a rollaway bed

Prices based on 2 adults sharing

 

Flight times:
(correct at the time of print)

Departs Belfast 1555 Arrives in Sofia 2150

Departs Sofia 2140 Arrives in Belfast 2345

 

HIRE OF HELMETS* – Ski helmets for adults is optional. Our resort representative can rent you a ski helmet, please speak with them on your arrival. * Subject to availability

 

Information for Children in Resort – Borovets
Children age 8 and upwards can attend the ski school

Children 4-7 can attend kindergarten. Ski Kindergarten is open from 8.30am to 4pm, the idea is for children to be dropped off by parents in the morning and collected when parents finish with ski lessons. Lunch Is provided. A typical day will have 1 hour of skiing on nursery slope equipment and helmets are provided, an hour of tobogganing in the afternoon and some indoor activities. Please note that outdoor activities are subject to weather conditions and sometimes if weather is bad children will have to spend the full day indoors.

Children under 4 NO FACILITES IN RESORT

Accommodation

4* Iglika Palace

The 4* Iglika Palace Hotel is located in the centre of the resort of Borovets, 100 meters from the gondola, next to all the restaurants and attractions in the resort.

All rooms at the Iglika Palace Hotel have a balcony offering views of the wooded surroundings, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom.

The restaurant serves international cuisine and offers a buffet breakfast. You can also spend some relaxing time in the cocktail bar or in the lobby bar.



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Itinerary

Day 1

Please check in at Belfast International Airport 3 hours prior to departure, a Travel Solutions Representative will be at the airport for any queries you may have before boarding your flight to Sofia.

On arrival in Sofia you will be met by your local Travel Solutions representative and will transfer to your hotel for check in and then dinner.

 

Days 2-6

After breakfast you will be transferred to Ski Depot for Ski fitting and meet your ski instructor for the duration of you ski holiday, who will advise of timing for the weeks lessons ahead.

Every night an evening meal will be served in your hotel.

 

Day 7

After a leisurely breakfast please check out of your room, you will have free time before you transfer back to Sofia for your return flight to Belfast International.



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Departing 2 Jan 2022

Adult prices from £699