Everybody desires meaningful relax. While arranging the spare time correctly, good opportunities appear for those who are going to spend their rest-time interestingly. That is why it must be evaluated if there is a condition for those who intend to go on a tour in winter as in summer. Snow fallen in time, important for winter tourism is very seductive for the ones who tend to active relaxing from this point of view. Though it is difficult to go on a trip in winter most of the time, one can find it interesting. Especially, as some people have their holidays, namely in winter, it is also advantageous. Particularly, schoolchildren and students – youths, as well as, the workers who are engaged in seasonal business have their holiday in the middle of winter. As children and the teenagers tend to active trips, the tours arranged in winter bring about their great joy. That is, when the topic is about winter tourism, a number of interesting ideas emerge here. Snow is the symbol of abundance and fertility. No doubt, snowy winter is essential for the relaxing of the lively nature and for dressing its fascinating garments. However, there are such possibilities for winter tourism that the people are able to get substantial impressions from their tours on snowy winter days, as well. If the people’s living standard is high enough, then it is possible to spend the leisure interestingly in relax centers even in the harsh frost of winter.
There are good opportunities for winter tourism in our autonomous republic at modern development level of tourism. Thus, the people who want to spend their holidays interestingly in winter, choose the places not far from Nakhchivan city. Fascinating winter landscapes of the mountains and foothills of the regions of Shahbuz, Julfa and Ordubad is a great chance for winter tourism. Winter landscape of these areas situated, roughly at one-two hour distance from the capital Nakhchivan city of our autonomous republic is supplemented with such impressions that it is not noticed even how short winter days pass. But in the past when winter came, people’s care used to increase several times, the people used to be worried about the fuel to heat up the houses, used to store more personal food stocks for the children not to be hungry in case of snow blockage of the roads. Winter snow used to cause problems and hardships for the people’s daily life at those times. Thick snow fallen at those times delighted only the children who used to play snowballs. And now, just only memories remain from the hardships of that period. Fallen snow does not generate difficulties any more, the ways are cleaned within some hours via modern techniques, no problems appear in the provision of gas, electricity, water and heating, transport and communication. In other