Places to Ski in Turkey
Uludağ, also known as mount Olympos, is the first place that comes to mind when you think about skiing in Turkey. It is also very popular with being students hot holiday destination as well as for families with children.
ERCİYES - KAYSERİ
Mount Erciyes is 3917 meters above sea level and consists of 18 different ski slopes. It is 20 minutes from the city centre.
PALANDÖKEN - ERZURUM
This ski resort is known to be the for its hotels and family oriented areas. Making it one of the most peaceful locations on our list for couples and families.
KARTEPE - İZMİT
Known as a popular skiing resort, especially for the students who live in Istanbul and Kocaeli prefer to come here to enjoy their weekend. This destination shows promise due to its variety of slopes. Therefore professionals and amateurs can enjoy skiing.
KARTALKAYA - BOLU
Gelelim Bolu is asking the resort for professionals. The slopes are more extreme and preferred by many athletes.
SARIKAMIŞ - KARS
This skiing resort is considered to have very harsh conditions and known to be very extreme compared to the other locations. For those who want to come here, we advise you to be careful and to come prepared.
SAKLIKENT - ANTALYA
Usually, the first thing that comes to mind when you think about Antalya with its beautiful sea, beaches, sun and sand. But this time we would like to introduce the skiing resort in Saklıkent. Saklıkent is known for being Turkey's smallest skiing resort. We recommend you to try this destination, because of it being so hot in the centre of the city and being able to ski by driving just for a few hours.
DAVRAZ - ISPARTA
Davraz Ski Center has a distinct advantage due to being suitable for development. There are chairlifts with a length of 1211 meters, which can carry 1000 people per hour, and 936 meters with a capability carrying 800 people per hour, and a chairlift with a length of 624 m which can carry 800 people per hour.
OTHER SKI RESORTS:
- ILGAZ - KASTAMONU
- ZİGANA - GÜMÜŞHANE
- BUBİ DAĞI - AĞRI
- ELMADAĞ - ANKARA
- HASEREK- BİNGÖL
- HAZARBABA - ELAZIĞ
- ERGAN - ERZİNCAN
- SAKALTUTAN - ERZİNCAN/BOLKAR
- BOZDAĞ - İZMİR/ÖDEMİŞ
- YALNIZÇAM- ARDAHAN
- MERGA BÜTAN- HAKKARİ
- ABALI- VAN
- OVACIK- TUNCELİ
- TAVAS- DENİZLİ
- AKDAĞ LADİK- SAMSUN
- YILDIZ DAĞI- SİVAS
- EREN DAĞI- MUĞLA
- SAPGÖR- BİTLİS
OTHER CITIES WHERE YOU CAN DO WINTER SPORTS
- Aksaray Hasandağı Winter Sports Center
- Gumushane Suleymaniye Winter Sports Center
- Artvin Kafkasör (Atabari Ski Resort)
- Antalya Alanya Akseki Winter Sports Center
- Düzce Gölkaya Kardüz Plateau Winter Sports Center
- Malatya Hekimhan Yamadağı Winter Sports Center
- Rize İkizdere Ovit Mountain Winter Sports Center
- Mersin Karboğazı Ski Resort
- Kahramanmaras Yedikuyular Ski Resort
- Kop Mountain Ski Resort in Bayburt
- Muş Güzeltepe Ski Resort
- Ordu Çambaşı Ski Resort
- Kutahya Murat Mountain Ski Resort