Erciyes Ski Center has seen much in demand this winter: Erciyes Ski Center, these winter ski lovers by capturing the highest ticket sales in January was the most favored ski resort in Turkey.
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The number of passengers who bought tickets last year compared to winter months increased by 34, while ski lovers were the most preferred ski resort in this winter season. Kayseri, which increased its sales rate by% 72 compared to the previous season, became the winner of the most visited cities ranking with the popularity of the ski resort.
5 ski resort is preferred during ski season; In the research conducted between the provinces where Kartalkaya, Uludağ, Palandöken, Kartepe and Erciyes were connected, Palandöken became the most preferred ski resort after Erciyes. Erzurum sales rate within the boundaries of Palandöken ski center increased by% 17 compared to last year, the third place with an increase of% 12 Kartepe - Izmit. Bursa Uludağ 3 with an increase of% 4. Kartalkaya is the most preferred ski resort in 5 ski resort and XMUMX is the most preferred ski resort.
Kayseri Erciyes Ski Resort
Erciyes Ski Center is a ski resort located in Erciyes Mountain, at the height of 25 m, at a distance of 3916 from Kayseri city center. The height of the ski facilities is 2150-3400 m. The slopes of the runways vary between% 10 and% 50.
The best time to ski is December-April. The nearest airport is Kayseri Erkilet Airport, which is located at a distance of 30. To reach the Ski Center, you need to take the road towards the Tekir highland from the town of Hisarcık. It is possible to reach the Ski Center with Develi Minibuses departing from Kayseri city center. The road to the facilities is asphalt and is being kept open throughout the year. When snowfall affects the transport of vehicles negatively, the drivers trying to get out of the chain are turned back by the Gendarmerie.
An artificial shunting network was established in the 75 of the existing runways. At the beginning of the 2013-2014 season, which was unprofitable, it was possible to ski in Erciyes thanks to the artificial mixing.
Snowkite (snow kite) sport makes the Erciyes ski center one of the world's attractions. The wind blowing regularly in the winter, no trees around it, starting from the front of the hotels and returning to the hotels has made Erciyes a special place for snowkite. One of the official snowkite areas in the world is located in Erciyes. In the future, it is planned to organize international snowkite races in these areas.
You can take snowkite training in Erciyes Ski Center or you can rent materials. In addition, an international snowkite festival is organized every year in Erciyes. The festivals organized to date include well-known snowkite athletes such as Guillaume Chastagnol (Chasta), Marek Zach (Murphy), Johann Civel (JoJo), Pascal Boulgakow (Sultan), Wareck Arnaud (WaWa) and Kari Schibevaag.
Erciyes ski center 2014 February Heliski test flights made. In the coming years it is planned to carry out Heliski in Erciyes and the surrounding mountains.