- It is among the 3 most family-friendly ski Resorts in Turkey.
- The vertical drop from summit to base is 1345 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Turkey is 2251 ft. Runs and slopes are therefore relatively short. The high point of the ski resort is located at an elevation of 5574 ft.
- Season starts on Dec 16 and ends on Apr 1 (106 days). Average season duration in Turkey is 119 days.
The Ski Resort
Green Park Kartepe Resort at the Marmara region is situated around 130km/80.8mi south-east of Istanbul. The 21km/13mi of slopes are made up mainly of blue and red runs. However, there are also two blacks for more ambitious skiers. The three chair lifts and two t-bars start operating between 9 and 10 pm, according to weather conditions.
There is a toboggan as well as a snowtubing run at Green Park Resort. Sleighs and snow tubes are for rent on-site.
Infrastructure & Rental
The closest airport is located in Istanbul. From there, you get to Kartepe via Gebz and Dernice. Turn right and you get to the ski resort.