As New Year's Eve approaches, everyone is looking at the suitable options for a holiday in their minds. You can spend a lively night having fun until the morning, or you can spend a quiet and peaceful holiday away from the city. If you want to spend the first moments of the new year away from the city's noise and intertwined with nature, you can take a look at this list we have prepared. Here are five addresses you can choose for a wonderful New Year's Eve in the heart of nature...
1. The Destination for Ski Enthusiasts: Kars
Kars, whose journey is also different thanks to the Eastern Express, is unique for those who want to take a winter holiday. This region, which combines the unique beauty of the winter months with wonderful nature, offers unique opportunities, especially ski tourism. The ski slopes among the magnificent forests in the Sarıkamış district of Kars get full marks from the sports enthusiasts. Known for its "crystal snow," which can only be seen here and in the Alps and is the most suitable type of snow for skiing, Sarıkamış is among the best ski resorts in Turkey. Sarıkamış, where the ski season continues for a long time, appeals to amateur and professional skiers.
If you have decided to spend the New Year in Kars, you can also do the following activities:
● First, you can visit the Ani Ruins, which has been on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 2016.
● You can visit Lake Çıldır, one of the natural wonders of Kars.
● Finally, you can see the buildings in the city center of Kars, which were built with cut stones following the Baltic architecture.
2. The Four Seasons of the Year is Magnificent: Yedigöller
Speaking of being intertwined with nature, it is impossible not to mention Yedigöller. This region, which is almost a corner of heaven, is ideal for spending the New Year. Yedigöller, which is within the borders of Bolu, is in an advantageous position in terms of transportation as it is close to Istanbul. Located in Yedigöller National Park, the camping area continues to serve camping enthusiasts in the winter months. If you like camping, you can choose Yedigöller and enjoy the other beauties of the region. Those who want to spend a quiet New Year's Eve but do not want to camp can stay in hotels in the area.
If you are going to choose Yedigöller for New Year's Eve, we recommend you to see the following places:
● Kapankaya Observation Terrace
● Atmaca Observation Terrace
● Great Lake
● Pythagorean Tree
3. Address of Those Who Want to Embrace Nature: Rize
For a quiet New Year's Eve, the Rize region is just for you. You can enjoy the fresh air and lush forests, especially in the Sal, Gito, Pokut, and Palovit plateaus located in the Çamlıhemşin district. However, it would be best not to forget that this region may have difficulties in transportation during the winter season. Therefore, it is essential to review the transportation possibilities by contacting the place you want to stay in advance. If you don't want to stop by the highlands and say, "I'm full of green, enough oxygen to get enough." If you are, the bungalows in Çamlıhemşin will be enough for you for your New Year's holiday.
Rize is famous for its plateaus, but of course, there are not only plateaus.
Here are other places you should see in Rize:
● Rize Castle
● Cat Valley
● Palovit Waterfall
● Storm Creek
● Ağaran Waterfall
● Ringing Castle
4. The Colorful Village of the Aegean: Şirince
Şirince, which is approximately 10 kilometers away from the Selçuk district of İzmir, is one of the most recommended places to see in Turkey. The peaceful atmosphere of the village, the historical texture of the houses, and the unique forest that embraces the town are the features that make this place attractive. In addition, delicious wines obtained from grapes grown in the region, restaurants where you can have a good time with your loved ones, and local shops where you can buy products specific to Şirince make Şirince attractive for the New Year holidays.
Şirince Village is especially suitable for those who like to wander the streets, but there are many important places to see. Here are the places you should visit in Şirince:
● St. John the Baptist Church
● Nesin Mathematics Village
● Theater Madrasa
● Nişanyan Houses and Hodri Square Tower
● Sirince Stone School Museum
5. A New Year's Experience to Remember: Sapanca
Sapanca, with its enchanting lake and lush nature, is especially for those who want to escape from the crowd and noise of Istanbul and take shelter in nature. You can spend a wonderful New Year's Eve by choosing a hotel in Sapanca. If you are looking for a hotel in Sapanca that can meet all your needs, you can choose Elite World Sapanca Wellness & Convention Resort and experience an unforgettable New Year's Eve.
By choosing Elite World Sapanca Convention & Wellness Resort:
● You can reward yourself with the spa and spa facilities.
● You can go on a pleasant safari in the forest with an ATV.
● You can spend the New Year in the best way possible with forest walks, bicycle tours, and many other activities.
For detailed information about the services offered by Elite World Sapanca Convention & Wellness Resort and the fun-filled New Year's program: Elite World Sapanca Convention & Wellness Resort
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