Best winter gateways

Best winter gateways
Best winter gateways

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Ankara

Unique architectural monuments, modern entertainment centers and good infrastructure. And in just 23 km from the capital – snow-covered Alpine slopes of the ski resort Elmadağ. A wonderful place to relax from the bustling city life. Mini hotels, secluded chalets, cozy cafes and restaurants, picnic areas, ski slopes and snowboards.

Tbilisi

Gamarjoba! Tbilisi means hospitality, rivers of wine, exceptional cuisine, sincere and temperamental people, traditions and incredible mountain scenery. See firsthand by visiting one of the ski areas of Georgia. You will enjoy the incredible beauty of the Caucasus mountains, entertainment, trails for different levels of skiers and snowboarders as well as freeride for experienced adventurers.

Yerevan

One of the oldest cities in the world, partially located on a volcanic plateau. It perfectly combines ancient monasteries and modern architecture, a special culture of coffee drinking and authentic dishes. And 50 km from the capital, in the cozy town of Tsaghkadzor, you will find the same-name mountain resort with many trails for skiers of any level of training. Here you can feel like a real Olympian, because it is located on Tsaghkadzor training base of Olympic athletes of Armenia.

Almaty

The southern capital of Kazakhstan, the city of fountains and apple orchards. Almaty is located at the foot of the Tien Shan, so nearby, a 20-minute drive away, there is Chimbulak mountain resort. The place is famous for the world's highest skating rink Medeu, which attracts skaters from all over the world.

Helsinki

The capital of Finland, a modern compact city with urban and stylish architecture, and if you wish, you can get around it in a day. Huge parks and lakes are to be found here as well as a real winter fairy-tale. Within 30-40 minutes from the city there are ski resorts Serena Ski, Swinghill and Vihti Ski, which will be appreciated by tourists of any level of training, and there are even water parks there.

Vienna

The city in which the spirit of aristocracy is still alive, where they arrange real balls, eat Vienna rolls and know how to live slowly. Follow the example of the Austrians and go 80 km from Vienna in the resort town of Puchberg am Schneeberg for hiking and scenery. And if you want a real winter holiday, go to Ischgl – the most popular resort in Austria. Magnificent tracks and stations at an altitude of 2400 meters above sea level.

Milan

Undoubtedly, Milan is the capital of fashion, but it is worth visiting not only for shopping, because from Milan it is the most convenient way to get to the best mountain resorts in Italy. For example, the one located on the highest mountain in Western Europe – Mont Blanc. Incredible beauty from this top is breathtaking; location for Hollywood blockbusters and the best holiday.

Krakow

The city of kings with ancient architecture, castles and museums of modern art. And just 120 km from Krakow hides the most famous ski resort in Poland in the incredible mountains – Zakopane. 80 km of trails from the simplest to extreme ones, water park and year-round outdoor pool with thermal water.

Zurich

The largest city and financial center of Switzerland. Excellent railroad links with renowned local ski resorts make it even more attractive. So, get to Zurich, take the train, and then – endless Alpine meadows, snow-capped mountains and lakes of incredible beauty.

Geneva

Hospitable Geneva, one of the most comfortable cities to live in. Cathedrals, Lake Geneva, sweets, watch manufacturers and a view of Mont Blanc peak. To get close to nature, go to the mountains. Nearby there are ski resorts in Switzerland and France.