TOTEM ski center is operating since 2009 and has garnered a reputation as one of the best ski & snowboard centers in Bansko.


Our mission is to bring value to our customers by offering high quality products and services, which we have refined during many years of experience in the business. We have adopted an individual approach to each customer, while trying to be as flexible as possible in order to accommodate your needs. Most of all, we stay true to nature, health and positive vibrations.

Location and Service

We are located on the ski road, 100m ride away from Bansko gondola station. We offer ski & snowboard equipment rental, lessons, tuning service, Boot fitting. We also have a well stocked PRO shop where you can get advice and test the most suitable equipment for you. We sell anything you need from top brands like HEAD, Dalbello, Von Zipper, Hestra, Leki, Dolomit, Tenson, Shred and others.

If you are looking for high quality service, professional attitude and positive emotions – you are at the right place!


In 2009 Vasko, Stempy and Shishman start a business together right here in Bansko. United by their love for skiing, each of them uses their unique skills and abilities to develop all aspects of TOTEM Ski Center, as we know it now.


Vasko is the director of TOTEM ski school. He is a graduate of National Sports Academy “Vasil Levski” and has “ISIA” and “PSIA” level 4 certificates with over 40 years of experience as a ski instructor. Vasko is dedicated and fun to be around. He is the heart and soul of TOTEM team and we love him!


Shishman is a Junior European water ski champion, kitesurf enthusiast and a business owner. You can often find him in our service room, crafting something and looking for better ways to make your skis and ski boots more functional and comfortable.


Stamen, or Stempy as everyone calls him, is the expert in our Pro Shop. During the years when his son was one of the best ski racers in Bulgaria, Stempy has amassed extensive experience in the selection and sales of ski equipment. On top of winter sports, he is also devoted to his love for kitesurfing. Together with his son – Chongi – he is also the owner of a kite business.

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