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Pirin Street, Bansko
(3.5/5 based on 190+ reviews on the web)
Take a walk, shop for souvenirs, or dine on Pirin Street, and observe the interesting mixture of old and new buildings. Taste Bulgarian cuisine at one of the many mehanas--restaurants with traditional food, decorations, and music. Try a selection of house wines that come straight from the barrel. Local customs require that mehanas remain open until the last person leaves. The area offers budget-friendly restaurants, pubs, supermarkets, clubs, exchange offices, and sporting-goods stores. Watch for potholes when driving late at night. For Pirin Street and beyond, use our Bansko trip itinerary planner to get the most from your Bansko vacation.
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  • Very nice street, with many small shops for souvenirs and hand-made products. Architecture is authentic and interesting. 
  • Although we went off season in Bansko and the more places and shops were closed, the main road was nice to ride and you could find quite a few shops for food, coffee, souvenirs etc
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  • Long street , with typical old bulgarian houses on the left and the right , more restaurant and souvenirs shops , but in the down seasons more are closed , so ,at the end you can find a little place w...  more »