Ski Resorts
Although Turkey is famous for its beaches, it also boasts ski resorts, where the visitors can ski groomed trails and chaste slopes in the mysterious atmosphere of the ancient country.

turkey-resortsThough the amenities and terrain are not as great as at the ski resorts of Europe or the USA or Canada, but skiing here can be as enjoyable.

Turkey boasts such ski resorts as Uludag, Kartalkaya, Ilgaz, Sarikamis and Palandöken. The first one can be reached by the cable car. Uludag is at 2453 meters (8000 feet), offering plenty of accommodations. This resort is very popular among locals as well as foreigners.

Kartalkaya boasts of the slopes at 2221 meters' (7300 feet) altitude which are famous among skiers that crowd in on weekends. Sarikamis boasts of good powder, but lodgings here are few.  

Palandoken is one of the best resorts in Turkey. It boasts well-developed ski facilities and amazing landscapes.
Uludag is an ideal ski resort for the whole family. Ski school, best trails and lift network cater enjoyment to all ski enthusiasts.