Winter Holiday in Turkey
When people think about holiday in Turkey the first thing comes to mind is a summer holiday with sunshine and sea, however the climate of Turkey creates a great environment for the winter sport lovers in multiple locations throughout the country. The wide selection of ski resorts create the opportunity to plan a winter holiday which will answer all your needs. There are facilities in West Turkey such as Kartalkaya and Uludağ which are usually the choice of locals but facilities in East Turkey such as Palandoken, Erzurum will be an amazing experience for professionals.
As we have known, Turkey is a good option for its winter holidays. Many Turkish holiday city and places are being listed to be the best spot during a trip in winter.
So what are the most beautiful winter destinations to visit in Turkey?
Once you have gone, you will be amazed and never want to go back. Here are the 5 popular places to go in our country during the winter months.
Eskisehir: Eskisehir is one of the most vibrant and modern cities of our country. It is an excellent destination for those looking for a winter city trip full of entertainments, parks, gardens, museums and historical ruins.
Bursa: One of Turkey's most easily accessible places, Bursa is the most popular winter destination of our country with its tourist attractions, world-class ski resorts and the spectacular scenery. You can experience the skiing and then join the festivals organized in Uludag. If you have time, don't forget the visit popular places like Cumalikizik, Tirilye and Mudanya.
Cappadocia: Cappadocia and fairy chimneys look so beautiful under the white snow in the winter months.
You can stay in a cave hotel, ride a hot air balloon, see the enormous underground cities and get many different experiences in Cappadocia. It is one of the places to go even for its scenery.
Bolu: Bolu is a small Turkish city but famous with its traditional cuisine, beautiful nature and lakes.
Yedigoller National Park, is just the right spot to welcome winter in Turkey. Come and check out how gorgeous Yedigoller is in winter. Abant is an another beautiful lake to go for your winter holiday. It has a magnificent view especially in autumn and winter seasons.
Kars: Kars, which is situated in the Eastern Anatolia region, one of the coldest destinations of Turkey.
You can journey with the Eastern Express for an unforgettable scenic experience.
Whitefest Season in Turkey;
Every year in Uludağ, over 12,000 university students enjoy music and winter sports for a week. This endless partying week has been popular for the past 5 years and every year they manage to come up with better line-ups for the music events. The age group is between 18-25, and it is possible to join in even if you do not study in a Turkish university.