Mount Erciyes

Plateau-like mountains separate valleys in Central Anatolia, creating a rugged landscape of cold winters and dry summers. Its highest peak, Mount Erciyes, is an extinct vulcano. The volcanic ash of its eruptions has created nearby Cappadocia, where wind and water have shaped a landscape of fantastic forms. Mount Erciyes is also famous for its skiing facilities. With its 3.917 metres, it allows a skiing season of 150 days a year.

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