Folklore Experience

traditional folklore experience

Enjoy an evening of delicious food, traditional dancing and laughter with Deshka and the singing grannies

Folklore experience near Bansko
Folklore experience in Gorno Draglishte | Deshka Traditional House
Folklore experience near Bansko
Folklore experience in Gorno Draglishte | Deshka Traditional House

Folklore Experience near Bansko

Experience the local traditions and the way of life of a nearby village of Bansko: Gorno Draglishte. Taste traditional local dishes, experience the unique local crafts, and hear stories of local folk beliefs.

  • Taste traditional local dishes made from products seen in the yard of Deshka guest house
  • Discover unique local crafts
  • Hear local folklore singing and local folk stories
Tour Itinerary
  • Your folklore experience begins by arriving at the meeting point where you meet your driver and board your vehicle
  • After a 25-minutes drive you arrive at the nearby small village of Gorno Draglishte – a place filled with history and traditional bulgarian culture
  • Then you are welcomed in the traditional guest house of Deshka with the cheerful and singing “babi” (grannies)
  • After that you will participate in traditional local dances, weave a razboi, and dress in traditional local nosii (folk costumes)
  • There will be plenty of traditional local dishes to eat. You will definitely not leave this place hungry at all.
  • There’s also going to be locally brewed rakia, which is a traditional Bulgarian alcoholic drink
  • Pickup from the meeting point in Bansko
  • Traditional local meals and drinks
  • Drop-off to your accommodation in Bansko
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Meeting Point
  • Ski & Board Traventuria Bansko – a representative of the staff in the ski shop will direct you to your driver for the evening. Please arrive at the meeting point 10-15 minutes before the tour start time
Important Information
  • Please advise if you have any allergies, or if you are vegetarian or vegan
  • This activity is not private and may be shared with others
  • From 59 euro per person
Departure time
  • 18:30pm from Ski & Board Traventuria Bansko – Bansko Ski Shop