Mount Erciyes, which took its name from the ancient Greek word Argaeus during the era of Roman Empire, is one of Turkey’s most beautiful and magnificent mountains that is 20 km to the south of Kayseri. It is 3,917 meters high. Erciyes Ski Resort has all its infrastructure ready for winter and summer seasons and is open for sports activities all year long. It’s a win-win for all four senses for the visitors of Erciyes, as they will be able to bathe their eyes in the visual spectacle of the rare plantation and magnificent scenery of the mountain. Fly to Erciyes for a pleasant holiday!
Ski tracks in Erciyes
33 tracks with a total length of 58 km. The longest track length is 5 km. There are blue, red, and black tracks in the facilities.
Facilities in Erciyes
There are 15 mechanical facilities with a total length of 22 km. The facilities have the capacity to carry 36,000 passengers an hour.
Height of Erciyes
Tracks starting from about 2,200 meters go up to a height of 3,300 meters.
Ski season in Erciyes
While winter months allow for skiing, snowboarding and sledding, spring and summer also oer a great range of activities like trekking, climbing, mountain biking, and paragliding.
Erciyes Ski Resort is 20 minutes to the city center and 35 minutes to Kayseri Airport. The distance between Cappadocia and Erciyes Ski Resort is 45 minutes. Kayseri flights take you to Erciyes effortlessly.
Accommodation in Erciyes
While in Erciyes, you can stay in one of the large capacity hotels close to the tracks or you can opt for luxurious hotels available downtown that are just 20 minutes afar.