The Tour

A town of fortified houses, home of visioneers of trade, culture, and unique local cuisine. That’s just a tiny bit of Bansko. Ever wondered what the stories of the cobblestone streets of Bansko’s Old Town are? Join Bansko Free Tour to find out!

In the summer of 2024, we will be doing the free walking tour on announcements and Private tours by request. 

WHEN: Saturday and Sunday. Check the schedule below for tour dates.

* Please note that the tour is operated by volunteers and it might not happen every weekend. You can refer to our custom-made Private Tours and Self-guided Bansko Old Town Tour

  • Summer time: from June to end of September – start 11 am
  • Winter time: from December to end of March – start 3 pm

*If you miss it, our custom-made Private Tours and Self-guided Bansko Old Town Tour are running – contact us in advance to organize your tour.

DURATION: Approximately 1,5 – 2 hours

START AND MEETING POINT: In front of the “Holy Trinity Church” ( under the big tree). Look for the Bansko Free Tour sign. 

Reservation is required. Please book your spot using the form below.


    Day Date Time
    June 2024   No guided tour. Check our Self-guided Banskotour.
    July 2024   To be announced






    This free walking tip-based tour of Bansko’s old town is led in English.

    Bansko’s Free Tour goal is to show Bansko to individual travelers and small groups. Please let us know for organized groups of 10 or more by e-mail on We want to provide our best service to the group and thus organize a private tour. Please check the Private Tour Section for more information.

    *Bansko Free Tours in April, May, October, and November will be organized during major events or holidays and marked in the calendar.

    *Changes will be noted on our Facebook page and in the calendar.