Places to Visit in Winter: Top 10 Winter Routes

Dec. 1, 2022
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Due to its geographical richness, Turkey is famous for its places to visit during the winter months. This is why our list of Places to Visit in Winter is quite fluffy. We recommend you to browse our page to have an idea about places to vacation in winter.


İstanbul, a world city, is also number one on our list. There is something to do in İstanbul every season, but museums are number one among the places to visit in Istanbul in winter. İstanbul Modern Art Museum, which is a frequent destination for those who love modern art, and Pera Museum, which is the center of attention with its permanent exhibitions as well as its temporary exhibitions, are the main ones. Atatürk Arboretum in Sarıyer, which is a frequent destination for those who want to benefit from fresh air and nature and is beautiful in every season, is ideal for a healthy walk and breathing in the city.


Known for its ski resorts,  Erzurum makes its mark on our list of places to visit in winter. Palandoken Ski Center, Konaklı Ski Center and Kandilli Ski Center are among the main tourist attractions of our city. The Jumping Towers in Kiremitliktepe are one of the places frequented by those who go to Erzurum.


In Kars Sarıkamış, which is one of the rare regions where powdery crystal snow falls, you would not have completed the list of places to vacation in winter without skiing or snowboarding. You should also visit the frozen Çıldır Lake for fishing while you are in Kars. The list of places to visit in Kars in winter ends with the Cirit Festival for sports enthusiasts.


How about gliding in the skies of Nevşehir accompanied by mulled wine? We seem to hear that your answer is “YES”. Nevşehir is beautiful from the sky not only in summer but also in winter. In addition, Nevşehir's healing thermal springs are among the important destinations of health tourism. Güvercinlik Valley, Çavuşin Village, Göreme Open Air Museum, Underground Cities, Ihlara Valley, Ürgüp and Nevşehir Museums are other important places in our list of places to visit in Nevşehir in winter…


Of course, a must visit Anıtkabir in the list of places to visit in Ankara in winter. After visiting Mogan Lake, Göksu Park and Soğuksu National Park, which constitute the natural beauties of the city, you can take the cable car in Keçiören or take a stroll on Tunalı Hilmi Street. You should definitely take time to go to Ertergon Castle!


The Ayvaini Cave of Bursa, the green city that is at the top of the list of places to take a vacation in Turkey in winter, is 70 kilometers from the center. Among the places to visit in Bursa in winter, Longoz Forests, İnkaya Asırlık Plane and Suuçtu Waterfall are the main natural beauties of Bursa. For those whose goal is to ski, Uludağ is ready for duty as always.


Akdamar Island, which is known for its beauty in all seasons, Van Castle, Van Cat House, Hoşap Castle, Başkale Fairy Chimneys (Vanadokya), Russian Market and Halime Hatun Cupola are among the list of places to visit in Van in winter. you should definitely try.


The list of places to visit in Mardin in winter consists of buildings identified with the history of Mardin. Mardin Castle, Midyat Clock Tower, Mardin Houses, Mardin Midyat City Museum, Hacı Şehmus Mete Mansion, Revaklı Bazaar and Mardin Coppersmiths' Bazaar are the first places you should see… Do not forget to spend time in Gurs Valley and Hasankeyf!


Kayseri Castle and Walls, which symbolize the city, are at the top of our list of places to visit in winter in Kayseri. We guess that those who are interested in old houses will also photograph the Old Kayseri Houses. In Kayseri Science Center, designs that appeal to visitors of all ages, from seven to seventy, are exhibited.


Trabzon Hagia Sophia Museum, Hamsiköy, Çal Cave, Zigana Ski Center, Trabzon Castle, Girls Monastery, Trabzon Museum, Trabzonspor Museum, Trabzon History Museum, Atatürk Mansion Museum, Kayabaşı Nature Park and Çamburnu Nature Park are at the top of the list of places to visit in Trabzon in winter.

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