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Cross Country Ski Taster

Cross Country Ski Taster in Borovets

The snowy slopes of the mountains offer a variety of ski sports. Cross-country skiing is a popular alternative to alpine skiing. Whether you are already into cross-country skiing or you are looking for something new, you are at the right place – Borovets Ski resort has a lot to offer. The sport center “Bistritsa” in Borovets offers one of the most popular and most suitable tracks for cross-country ski and biathlon in Bulgaria. The 10 km long piste of the Bistritsa sport center is perfect for both beginners and professional cross-country skiers.

Why book Cross Country Ski Taster with Traventuria

Ski & Board Traventuria is the only ski shop in Borovets where you can rent cross-country skis and boots and hire a professional ski instructor as well. We are located in hotel Ela at a less than a five minute walk to the Bistritsa Cross-country skiing center. No usage of the ski lifts is required to reach the cross-country trails.

Our Fischer Comfort Cruiser cross-country skis and Fischer XC Pro Silver boots are suitable for both classic and skate-skiing style. The length of the skis we have in store are 164, 174, 184 and 189 cm.

Highlights and Price

  • Enjoy a 2 hours group lesson of Cross-country skiing
  • Learn the basics from an experienced instructor
  • Prices from 35 euro per person
  • Small groups – limited to 8 participants


  • 2 hours Cross-country ski group lesson
  • Qualified English speaking instructor
  • Poles, Cross-country ski and boots

Not suitable for

  • Children under 9 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

Meeting Point

  • Ski & Board Traventuria Ski Rental Shop, Hotel Ela, Borovets Ski Resort

Important Information

  • Wear winter and ski appropriate clothing or rent ski jackets and ski pants from our shop
  • The Cross-Country taster session takes place on the nursery slopes so you don’t need a lift pass