Skiing in the moonlight at Palandöken


Skiing in the moonlight in Palandöken: The vacationers who come to Palandöken Ski Center in Erzurum, which is one of the few ski resorts in the world, are skiing under the moonlight in the hotels where the hotels are illuminated. Young skiers, who emphasized that night skiing is very romantic, said that they likened themselves to a floating star.

World Universities Winter Games 6 year after the European Youth Olympic Winter Festival (EYOWF-2017) prepared to make the star of Palandöken is increasingly shining. Palandöken, which has the latest technical equipment and the longest ski tracks of Europe, has been flooded by local and foreign tourists as it is every year. The ski season, which started in the first week of December in Palandöken where all the tracks are equipped with artificial snow making machines, continues until the middle of April. In Palandöken, which is the only ski resort with a profit guarantee, tourists are skiing under the spectacular view of the sunset or moonlight on the floodlit runways passing through the pine trees of Polat Erzurum Resort Hotel.

Vacationers on the illuminated tracks of Palandoken sit on the tracks for a while and watch the city center before skiing. Expressing that they had a full holiday in Palandöken, Nesrin Gül, one of the skiers, said “It is a great pleasure to ski with the magnificent view of Palandöken. We can ski until midnight on the illuminated tracks. We shine ourselves to a star on every strap. We want everyone to experience this pleasure. "We do not understand how the time passes thanks to the entertainment organized in Palandöken as well as skiing.