The winter season 2009/2010 in Chepelare will be opened on the 4th of December 2009. Chepelare skiing resort, considered as the cheapest winter destination in Bulgaria, has a surprise for all ski fans-the lift will be working free of charge from the 5th until the 11th of December 2009. It is expected that the official opening of the season will coincide with the festive lighting of the Christmas lights of the resort.