Enjoy skiing under the artificial snow in Palandöken ski enthusiasts in the center of Erzurum Palandöken winter, which is one of Turkey's major ski resorts, enjoying skiing under the artificial snow.
this year's ski season is like below zero at times when the air temperature dropped to 5 degrees because of all the tracks on artificial snow that rained down every year in Turkey was opened in the early Palandöken. Those who miss skiing since 1 December find the opportunity to ski on the illuminated tracks at night. Palandöken, which is indispensable for ski lovers with its burning sun, crystal snow, nature and tracks, is lively this year as every season. Six years after the World Universities Winter Games, Palandöken and Konaklı, which are preparing to organize the European Youth Olympic Winter Festival (EYOWF-6), can ski 2017 thousand people at the same time on 14 different tracks, the longest of which is 45 kilometers. There are two internationally registered ski tracks for slalom and large slalom races in Palandöken and Konaklı.
Palandöken and in 2011 made the World University having no space making artificial snow in Konakli, opened at the Winter Games, underlined that the Governor Ahmet Altıparmak, the world No., while Palandöken and said Konakli be unique in Turkey. Governor Altiparmak, "wherever you are in Turkey, where you have the opportunity to reach by plane to the ski resort 1.5 hours. When you leave the hotel, you get on the cable car. The hotels are inside the ski resort. The ski center is 5 minutes from the city and 15 minutes from the airport. When those who are bored with skiing come to the city, they see the decent, authentic side of Erzurum, an old Seljuk city and hundreds of historical artifacts. Apart from that, he can not only slide, he can do rafting, horse javelin, ice skating, curling or ice hockey. The swimming pools are fantastic, ”he said.
Elif Narlı, a holidaymaker who said that skiing under artificial snow in sunny weather is a great pleasure, said, “There is a burning sun during the day. It is a wonderful feeling to ski on the illuminated tracks at night, accompanied by the moonlight and the lights of the city. I want everyone to experience this pleasure, ”he said.