Welcome to the Tourism and Travel Guide to Turkey

Welcome to Turkey

Turkey is home, where your journey begins, holiday paradise center


Come and Visit Turkey

Turkey is one of the leading tourism destinations in the world, with stunning scenery and rich historic legacy. Explore Turkey's most popular holiday destinations, beautiful coastline, spectacular icons, exciting events and cultural festivals. Plan your holiday to Turkey with great deals on accommodation, travel advice and a variety of things to do and see. Fun, joy, happiness, neverending journey.

Akdamar Island in Turkey

Turkey's Akdamar Island

Akdamar Island

Akdamar is the largest of the islands in Lake Van. The island is roughly four kilometers from the shore, home to the famous Akdamar Church.

Akdamar Island in Turkey
Weddings and Honeymoons in Turkey

Weddings and Honeymoons

Weddings and Honeymoons

Nowhere better than Turkey for a romantic holiday break. Precious moments in the most stunning settings. Most special memories filled with happiness.

Weddings and Honeymoons in Turkey
Top 7 Delicious Turkish Soups to Try

Top 7 Delicious Turkish Soups

Delicious Turkish Soups

Soups have a special place in Turkish culinary culture, and they can be served all year around. Here is the list of the 7 most delicious Turkish soups everyone should try.

Top 7 Delicious Turkish Soups
Istanbul at a Glance

Istanbul at a Glance

Istanbul at a Glance

Istanbul, the city that is discovered as you experience it, and loved as discovered. If the world were a single state, Istanbul would have been its capital.

Istanbul at a Glance
Events and Festivals in Antalya

Antalya's Events and Festivals

Events and Festivals

Antalya is proud to host many international events throughout the year. National and international congresses, arts and culture festivals take place in Antalya.

Events and Festivals in Antalya

Travel Stories of This Week

We share some of the sensational pictures, nice travel stories, events and thoughts every week. Be our guest.

Turkish Folk Dances

Turkish Folk Dances

Turkish Folk Dances

Turkey has a very ancient folk dance tradition, which varies from region to region, each dance being colourful, rhythmic, elegant and stylish.

Turkish Folk Dances
Top 10 Most Popular Cities

Top 10 Most Popular Cities

Turkey's Popular Cities

This is a list of the top 10 most popular cities in Turkey defined according to a concept of tourist attractions.

Top 10 Most Popular Cities
Valleys in Turkey

Turkey's Valleys

Turkish Valleys

Anatolian geography of Turkey contains a large number of valleys with its very rich nature. Some of them are home to the wildlife and the extreme sports.

Valleys in Turkey
Unesco Tentative List of Turkey

Unesco Tentative List

Unesco Tentative List

Turkey has 72 nominated properties on the UNESCO Tentative List as of 2017 is prepared by the Directorate General for Promotion of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

Unesco Tentative List
Unesco World Heritage Sites in Turkey

Unesco World Heritage Sites

Unesco World Heritage Sites

Turkey has 17 properties inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List as of 2017. Discover Turkey's wonderful historical tales at the country's seventeen UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Unesco World Heritage Sites

Meet the Thrace

Thrace is just by the side of Istanbul. Welcome to Thrace! Come and experience the nature and the people.


Great Holiday Ideas

We will be sharing the great ideas for your vacation such as news, destinations and travel experiences from around Turkey.

Top 10 Beach Holiday Destinations in Turkey

Top 10 Beach Holiday Destinations

Turkey's Beach Holiday Destinations

Stretching from Europe all the way to the Middle East, Turkey is a truly natural and cultural paradise. There are plenty of beautiful beach resorts all over Turkey, see below for the top 10 beach destinations in Turkey.

Top 10 Beach Holiday Destinations
Top 7 Most Beautiful Islands in Turkey

Top 7 Most Beautiful Islands

Top 7 Most Beautiful Islands

Gokceada, Bozcaada, Cunda, Princes' Islands; among the lots of islands that you will find in the Turkish seas, there are seven which are world renowned.

Top 7 Most Beautiful Islands
Top 6 Cruise Destinations in Turkey

Top 6 Cruise Destinations

Top 6 Cruise Destinations

Turkey's strategic location on the Mediterranean and Aegean, as well as on the Black Sea, makes it one of the most popular spots for the cruise ships.

Top 6 Cruise Destinations
Thrace Region of Turkey

Thrace Region of Turkey

Turkey's Thrace Region

Thrace, with its lush vineyards and extended sunflower plantations is another place or great scenic beauty. How a great Thrace.

Thrace Region of Turkey
Southeastern Anatolia Region

Southeastern Anatolia Region

Southeastern Anatolia Region

The geography of colors. The traces of thousands of years old civilizations, natural landscapes, and warm human fabric, interwoven with the culture of the region.

Southeastern Anatolia Region