In order to promote Palandöken Mountain, one of the world's number one winter tourism centers in Erzurum, Governor Okay Memiş went on night skiing with the protocol. Governor Memis said that they are targeting 1 million tourists this year in Palandöken Ski Center, which has the longest track in Europe.
At the height of 3 thousand 176 meters above sea level, Palandöken is flooded by local and foreign tourists as it is every year. One of the biggest features of Palandöken where the occupancy rate reaches to 100 on the weekends is that all of the runways are illuminated. Turkey has the longest ski season of the Governor Okay Meine night skiing with apartment managers are experiencing in Palandöken, he said the goal is to attract 1 million tourists to the city. The total runway length of Palandöken 45 kilometers indicating that the Governor Memis said:
Kesintisiz 15 can ski on the dragon. According to figures this year, there is an increase in the number of tourists coming to our city by a percentage of 150. This year, the number of tourists visited 530 thousand found. Our aim is to increase this number to 1 million. Palandöken is getting a hotel with an 5 star next year. Gendarmerie, AFAD, Municipality, Culture and Tourism Directorate and Youth Services and Sports Provincial Directorate teams make great efforts for all kinds of comfort to our city and guests coming to Palandöken. Another feature of Palandöken is its illuminated runways. Ski lovers who can't ski during the day are able to ski on the floodlit 6 bin 200 meter-long runway in the night. I would like to thank everyone who prefers Erzurum. '
The Erzurum protocol, which met the ski slopes together with the ski equipment, gave the view of the press members by night skiing under the leadership of Governor Okay Memiş. Following the statements, Governor Memiş and the directors of the apartments climbed to the summit and skied until later in the night.