The province of Kars, located in the Eastern Anatolia Region, is a gateway from Anatolia to Caucasia. This is also one of the places experiencing the most severe and longest cold climate in Turkey.
You can reach Kars by road, railway and airway.
Ani Ruins are located in the city of Kars in Eastern Anatolia region of Turkey. The most popular gates of Ani Ruins are the Kars Gate, Door with Lions and Doors with Cisterns.
Çıldır Lake, which allows different activities in winter months, can freeze up to 80 cm. Generally, it starts to melt in April with the increase of heat. It is a unique lake that allows fishing as well by melting completely in summer.