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3 Scenic Locations to Photograph in Erzurum

SilkRoad Moments Tourism travel company 3 scenic locations to photograph in Erzurum

Have you ever stood outside just moments before sunset and the world seemed to slow? The seconds delay and a moment of mystery grows within you. A captivating moment holds your attention as the colors in the sky transform from blues to purples to pinks. This one moment connects with your soul as you imagine the possibilities in your life.

You leave the moment encouraged to pursue those possibilities.

SilkRoad Moments Tourism aspires to help you create moments that impact the rest of your life, moments that impact your family's life. We understand the power and life-changing ability when you experience captivating moments, individually and as a family. We understand how those stress-free moments can bring clarity and focus to your life.

Erzurum boasts a gorgeous landscape full of mountain views and tree-scapes. Here is a compiled list of our favorite places to photograph when on adventure in Erzurum.

1. Photography Location in Erzurum: Palandöken Mountain Turnout

You can find this location in the touristy Palandöken area of Erzurum. If you are staying on the mountain at a ski resort, you will not have to go far to get a gorgeous view of the valley below with unbelievable sunsets.

Tour in Turkey, sunset in Erzurum at Palandöken

Ski mountain in Turkey

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On a clear day, you can see the entire valley. When you stand on the mountain and look toward Erzurum, it is hard not to take a picture.

Erzurum boasts some of the best skiing and ski facilities in all of Turkey. Palandöken is the place to go for the hotels, slopes, and skiing activities in Erzurum. These mountain peaks often have snow through July.

Travel Tip

If you plan to stay in Erzurum, staying in the Palandöken ski resort area will not disappoint.

2. Photography Location in Erzurum: Gazebo Park

If you want to cook out or barbecue for dinner and experience a scenic view in Erzurum, then head over to the Gazebo Park. There are several gazebos with tables and a few play structures for children. The city recently installed the playgrounds in the park (as of May 2020) so they are in great shape.

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