Say hello to days full of skiing among lush green trees and stunning views of Lake Sapanca. Standing out with its proximity to Istanbul, Kartepe offers a rare atmosphere for ski enthusiasts between Samanlı Mountains and Kocaeli Plateau. Snow depths can reach up to 200 cm. Appealing to both beginners and advanced skiers, its tracks’ lengths vary between 400 m to 3500 m. Kartepe awaits you for an enjoyable ski holiday!
Kartepe ski tracks
There are 12 blue, red and black flagged tracks in total. The longest track is 3.5 km.
There are 3 ski lifts and a 1 chair lift at the ski resort.
Height of Kartepe
The height reaches 1,650 meters at the ski resort.
Kartepe ski season
You can ski from December until March.
How to go to Kartepe
Kartepe Ski Resort is located 15 km from İzmit city center. You can easily travel to Kartepe by purchasing a Kocaeli flight ticket.
Accommodation in Kartepe
There is one 5-star hotel with 250 rooms at the ski resort. The hotel also includes a restaurant serving up to 500 guests and an indoor pool.