By Amina Nazarli
With the approach of the New Year many are immersed in dreams, and make plans, looking forward to a main night of the year.
Many want to spend a magical time with family and loved ones in a fabulous atmosphere.
Today, Shahdag is one of the most attractive sides for the local tourists in Azerbaijan during the winter season. The Pik Palace and the Park Chalet hotels, located in the Shahdag Tourism Complex, invites all the guests to join the celebrations to be held between December 31 and January 4.
With its pristine landscape, fresh air, mountain glaciers, lush valleys, lakes and waterfalls Shahdag Tourism Complex is an exceptional all year-round tourist destination.
Surrounded by majestic Shahdag Mountains, the complex is located in the Shahdag National Park, 32 km from the center of Gusar region.
Within five days of celebration outdoors disco, ice skating, skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking and snow machines are waiting for the guests, which are sure to give you unforgettable holiday experiences. Moreover, children will also enjoy entertainment programs.
Hiking in the majestic mountains, at a stunning 2,500 meters above sea level will give one the chance to get acquainted with the wonderful nature of this beautiful region.
Enchanting New Year's Eve at the Pik Palace will take place at the luxurious Acacia Ballroom, with incendiary performances of the Jazzberry musical group, Jamal Eminli and special guest DJ Anastasia Feldman. Little guests can enjoy the Santa Party.
Anchorperson of the New Year Show will be Javid Gul and Honored Artist of Azerbaijan, singer Tunzala Agayeva will support the festive atmosphere.
The guests will have fun, dance and enjoy delicious meals of Azerbaijan cuisine including lavangi, kebabs, pilaf, different types of kutab and many other dishes.
The room at the Pik Palace start from 282 manats($267) including breakfast. For more detailed information one can visit the hotel’s website.
The New Year dinner in the Park Chalet hotel will take place at the cozy Aspen Grill Restaurant & Bar to the songs of Diana Hajiyeva and DiHaj Band. Here, skilled chefs will surprise guests with a variety of New Year's menu with a focus on the Azerbaijani cuisine. Incendiary music by DJ Razy Freeman promises everyone a good mood.
The cost of the hotel rooms in the 5-star Park Chalet starts from 250 manats ($237) including breakfast. For more information, click here.
This year more than 12,000 local and foreign tourists enjoyed snow of the Tourism Complex in Gusar region during the days-off marking the New Year.
Shahdag Winter-Summer Tourism Complex is outstanding with its rich nature, crystal-clear air, and favorable climate with a temperatures ranging between minus 20-22 degrees in winter and 20 degrees in summer.
The complex offers guests a seemingly endless list of thrilling sports and leisure activities all year round. Currently, the Complex offers tourists three hotels for 500 people, 7 cableways, which are over 6,000 meters long, and 11 ski slopes with length of 13,000 meters.
Twenty percent of Shahdag guests are foreigners living and working in Azerbaijan. Moreover, tourists from Turkey, Iran, Russia, Germany, Spain, Switzerland, and Austria have visited the resort.
Last year the complex was visited by 97,000 tourists, while this year the complex expects to host more than 100,000.