BANSKO NARROW GAUGE RAILWAY

Starting at the neighbouring village of Dobrinishte and passing through Bansko on its way to Septemvri, this mountain narrow gauge railway (760mm) with its steam locomotive attracts visitors from all over the world.  Opening over 100 years ago and still in use today, the 106 km long track meanders through stunning mountain scenery and picturesque river valleys, 35 tunnels and the highest train station in the Balkans (Avramovi Kolibi located at 1267m above sea level). This railroad is considered one of the most-beautiful in the world, and a round trip only costs about £3!

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