LOCATION: in the ski region of Palandoken, at an altitude of 2420 m a.s.l., near the ski lifts of the complex, approx. 8 km from the centre of ERZURUM with shops; approx. 17 km from the airport in Erzurum.
SKI LIFTS: approx. 20 m from the chairlift in Palandoken Ski Resort complex 3140 m (ski pass at a charge): 1 gondola lift, 6 chairlifts, 1 T-bar lift; approx. 25 km from the Konakli complex 3140 m (ski pass at a charge): six 4-person chairlifts.
HOTEL: four-star, built in 1996, well-maintained, 187 rooms, 2 buildings, 6 floors, 4 elevators, renovated in 2010, lobby, 24h reception, skis and shoes storage, restaurant - buffet meals, international cuisine, children's highchairs and menu available, vegetarian dishes; 5 bars: lobby bar, Igloo Cafe, Dedeman Cafe at an altitude of 2600 m a.s.l., Teleski Cafe, Arzen Disco, money exchange; conference centre for 170 people, free wireless Internet in the lobby; extra charges: room service, laundry, car rental; credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard.
ROOM: standard: 2-person (1 or 2 extra beds available), approx. 22-24 m2, well-maintained, heated, bathroom (bath or shower, wc; hairdryer), satellite TV, telephone, safety deposit box; extra charges: mini-bar; free cot for children up to 2 years old on order before arrival.
SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT: indoor pool, free-form, sweet water, heated, approx. 20 m2, depth 1.4 m, paddling pool for children, sweet water, depth 0.4 m; fitness centre, sauna, Turkish bath; playroom for children, mini-club (4-9 y.o.), animations for children, disco; extra charges: pool table, table tennis, ski rental (approx. 45 TRY/day), ski service, skiing lessons, massages, care treatments.
FULL BOARD PLUS (at a charge): unlimited soft drinks and local alcoholic drinks with lunch and dinner: beer, wine.
ERZURUM CITY TOUR – the city was founded in Roman times and formerly called Theodosiopolis. Exploring one of the oldest mosques in Erzurum, the Koranic school Yakutiye Medresesi from 1310. Lunch at a local restaurant. Then in the programme: the fortress above the city along with the clock tower and shopping for traditional Turkish Halva and other delicacies. Half-day trip. Price - approx. 35 EUR (includes entry tickets, lunch; drinks additionally payable).
KONAKLI – ski resort Konakli Alp Disiplini Kayak Tesisi, located approx. 18 km from Erzurum. Price - approx. 15 EUR (includes transport, ski pass additionally payable: approx. 20 EUR/day).
SARIKAMIS – white madness in the region of Sarikamis. The region is approx. 135 km from Erzurum, located at an altitude of approx. 2634 m a.s.l., it is surrounded on all sides by a yellow pine forest. Due to afforestation, the slopes here are extremely charming and create a fabulous scenery. The specific climate of the place makes the winters here long, and snow is practically guaranteed. There are 3 chairlifts available by trails of varying levels of difficulty. Price -approx. 70 EUR (includes lunch + 15 rides, drinks additionally payable).
CURLING – an opportunity to play in the modern winter sports centre in Erzurum, where the in 2012 Mixed Curling World Championships took place. Price – approx. 25 EUR.
SHISHA – it is worth experiencing this! An evening with a shisha in the unforgettable scenery of the old historic houses of Erzurum. Afternoon trip. Price - approx. 25 EUR.
ICE-SKATING RINK – an opportunity to ice-skate on a real ice-skating rink. Price – approx. 20 EUR.
Local excursions are organized by local travel agencies under the conditions fixed by them. It's possible to disorganize trips due to low number of applicants.