Erzurum, which is the biggest city of Eastern Anatolia Region, is a very old settlement unit. The city, which was founded at the foot of Mount Palandöken, has gained importance in terms of winter tourism in recent years. The city, which is very rich in history and resembles a cultural center, carries an important tourism potential.
Erzurum and its environs have witnessed intense Iskana and political events especially since the last Chalcolithic and Old Bronze Age. In the testimony of Karaz, Pulur and Güzelova excavations, it can be said that the way of life has been continuing for about six thousand years. District BC IV. It has also emerged that there is a very strong culture unity from the beginning.