Winter sports are one of the most beautiful details that make winter holidays delightful. Moreover, there are many options in Turkey where you can enjoy relaxing against the snowy panorama while doing winter sports. What are the places to go skiing when the ski season is nearing? Here are the top destinations to do skiing in Turkey!
When it comes to skiing, Uludag should be the first destination that comes to mind. Uludağ, which is the biggest mountain of Western Anatolia with its height of 2543 meters, has very suitable slopes for skiing. Apart from skiing, of course, it is possible to do winter sports such as snowboarding and ice skating.
Kartalkaya, which is located to the east of Bolu, is one of the delightful ski holiday locations in our country. There are 21 ski slopes of different difficulty levels in the area filled with pine trees. You can turn your route to Bolu to ski and enjoy the snow view.
Erciyes, located in Kayseri, is a volcanic mountain located between the south of the delightful destinations where you can ski in Turkey. Known as the fifth highest mountain in Turkey, on the slopes of Mount Erciyes, there are 32 different degrees of difficulty ski tracks.
Sarıkamış Ski Center, which is located in Kars, has the feature of crystal snow which is exclusively for Alpine mountains in the world. Due to its low humidity, the snow does not freeze and can maintain its crystalline form for a long time. In the area covered with pine forests, there are five stages of ski tracks with a length of 12 km.
Another ski holiday route in our country is Palandöken Ski Center in Erzurum. It is possible to enjoy unlimited skiing thanks to high-quality snow, long winter and high altitude.
Davraz Mountain is one of the famous ski resorts of the Mediterranean Sea. Skiing is possible in the region with the magnificent view of Lake Egirdir. The centre is suitable for skiing at all levels due to its non-hazardous routes and long trails.
Ilgaz Ski Center, which is located within the borders of Ilgaz National Park, is one of the destinations where you can enjoy skiing. The centre has three ski tracks with different difficulty levels.
Kartepe, the closest ski resort to Istanbul, welcomes many visitors every year thanks to its natural beauty and Sapanca Lake. There are four ski tracks with different difficulty levels.
Saklıkent Ski Center in Antalya is a vibrant ski complex with 500 chalets and ski facilities. Especially between February and March, you can ski in the daytime and swim in the afternoon. Located at an altitude of 2550 meters, Saklıkent also has five ski tracks with different difficulty levels.
Denizli Ski Center, which is the second white area of Denizli after Pamukkale, is one of the destinations where you can enjoy winter sports. The centre has six ski tracks with different difficulty levels.
The Salda Ski Resort is a delightful ski route where you can ski with a unique view of Salda Lake. At the height of 2079 meters, there are five ski tracks with different difficulties.