Enjoy skiing at Erciyes : Erciyes Ski Centre is set at Mount Erciyes (3916m) the highest summit of Anatolia, and located 25km south of Erciyes Province. The higher points of Erciyes are covered permanently by snow through out the year. There is also an iceberg on the north side of Mount Erciyes.The crater was formed by external effects and several sharp hillocks appeared. At the summit of Mount Erciyes among the rock columns there is an interesting cave where it had been used as a religious celebration place for Bizantine monks. Erciyes Ski Centre is on the Tekir Plateau where it takes place on the northern side of Mount Erciyes. The skiing area in Erciyes Ski Centre is between 1800–3000m altitude.The chair lift in Erciyes Ski Centre is the longest one in Turkey where you can enjoy the the delights of powdery snow and skiing. The opportunity for skiing occurs from November to March in Erciyes Ski Centre.