Ski resorts in Turkey
Located between Europe and Asia, and washedBlack and Mediterranean seas, Turkey is associated in the majority of travelers with inexpensive but comfortable hot beach holiday. And very few people perceive this country seriously when it comes to its ski resorts. But anyway, ski tourist destination in the country is gaining momentum, and today its resorts can offer its guests a quite decent opportunities for skiing.
Of course, advanced skiers and snowboarders onTurkish slopes will be a bit boring - the local slopes are more suitable for beginners or intermediate level of athletes. But the fit could not be better for a family holiday and ski slopes with children of this country. If we add here a large number of schools, which employ a lot of Russian-speaking trainers, Turkey turns into an excellent base for training and training of new personnel snowboard.
An important plus in the treasury of the Turkishski advantages include hotels and resorts. Unlike the pompous and smug in Europe, almost all of the local hotels run by such a respected Russian tourists "all inclusive", to abandon which is unable half the travelers. In addition to traditional dishes and beverages at the buffet and many hotels offer a ski pass included in the price. A nice added bonus makes holidays even more democratic cost.
The resort Uludag
The resort Uludag is considered the most prestigious andfashionable in the country, but even here the prices, in comparison with European, pleasantly surprise guests. The season begins in 20 days of December and lasts until the end of March. All the tracks are at 1700-2500 meters, and snow thickness of three meters depth pleases. Uludagskie Many hotels have their own lifts, which bring athletes to the top of groomed trails and well equipped.
Their total length - about 20 km, andcomplex - in the minority. Instructors local school willing to help newcomers to work the technique of snowboarding. Cost of the class is not more than 10 US dollars. Cheap looks at the background of European resorts and rental inventory: every hour rental will cost as $ 10.
Uludag famous for its mineral springs. Here all the hotels directly from the tap flows thermal mineral water. Not far from the resort stretches the ancient city of Bursa, where apart from the sightseeing of cultural and historical character, you can buy a ticket to a real Turkish bath. It is in the ordinary hammam city can get a real massage, after which the spine to stop worrying and gain muscle tone.
One of the youngest and most rapidly developingTurkish resorts, Palandöken has in its arsenal a lot of mid-level trails and descents very light. Like the other in the country, perfect for enjoying a family holiday with skiing or newcomers gain experience. The season begins in the second week of December and ends in April, and the ski area is above 2,200 meters.
2011 was marked by the holding in Palandakenesnowboarding competitions. Since dosochnikov primary and secondary level of training come here to engage in their favorite sport. The total length of ski runs is at least 40 kilometers, including four shutter - for off-piste skiing. All routes start at the top of the mountain and pass it on different slopes.
Palandakene in hotels with privatelift, use of which is included in the room and does not require any additional payment from the guests. Instructors at schools snowboarding and skiing often speak Russian. The city of Erzurum is located nearby - a great option to give rest cognitively-guided shade.
Sarakamysh Resort is located in the eastern partTurkey around the mountain Chamurlu. From Erzurum airport it is separated by only 140 km. The main feature of the nature Sarakamysha - dense coniferous forests in the area. Pine trees make the local air is exceptionally clean and salubrious.
Like many resorts in the country, not Sarakamyshinterest to advanced skiers and boarders. Its slopes are more suitable for those who do never get up on the board or just try their hand at riding with the wind. Thus boarders resort Russian-speaking instructors are ready to provide expert advice on the Group or Individuals
ial studies. All the necessary safety levels of skiers taken at the resort, allow to engage in sports here both children and elderly tourists.
The best time for skiing - with the end of December and up20th of March, although individual features of the annual weather can make their unwanted adjustments. The resort is laid in the country the longest ski trail, and for dosochnikov have halfpipe, so hone your skills starting place there.