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Guide to Turkish Cities

Turkey has 81 main cities for you to explore. From these you can plan your trip to iconic destinations. Every city has some unique characteristics, attractions and festivals. Turkey is a country of great diversity, in terms of both culture and economics. Big Turkish cities usually enjoy a more modern, western style culture and a wide array of economical options.

Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul City Guide

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Istanbul

Welcome to the city of the past, the present and the future. Istanbul not only joins continents, it also joins cultures and people.

City of Istanbul
Antalya, Turkey

Antalya City Guide

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Antalya

Antalya is the most important tourism destination in Turkey, also known as the paradise on earth or the Turkish Riviera.

City of Antalya
Izmir, Turkey

Izmir City Guide

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Izmir

Izmir, with its 8,500 years of history, is gloriously situated on the western edge of Turkey, the bountiful, the fruitful and the beautiful.

City of Izmir
Ankara, Turkey

Ankara City Guide

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Ankara

Ankara, the capital city, is the beating heart of Turkey which bears the footprints of many civilizations.

City of Ankara
Canakkale, Turkey

Canakkale

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Canakkale

Canakkale holds a location of strategic importance, for its narrow join the shores of the Marmara and Agean Seas.

Canakkale
Konya, Turkey

Konya

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Konya

Konya is one of Turkey's oldest continuously inhabited cities, known as the city of spiritual whirling dervishes.

Konya
Gaziantep, Turkey

Gaziantep City Guide

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Gaziantep

Welcome to Gaziantep, the magical stop of historical Silk Road, the masterly spirit of Turkey, one of the oldest settlements in Anatolia.

City of Gaziantep
Mersin, Turkey

Mersin

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Mersin

Mersin, the rising star of world tourism, is set on a long coastline at the eastern end of the Mediterranean.

Mersin
Agri, Turkey

Agri

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Agri

City of Noah, is a crossroad of civilizations, a matrix of blended histories, cultures and tolerance.

Agri
Artvin, Turkey

Artvin City Guide

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Artvin

Surrounded by Ardahan, Erzurum, Rize and the Republic of Georgia, Artvin is located in the eastern Black Sea part of the Black Sea region.

Artvin
Bursa, Turkey

Bursa

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Bursa

Bursa is like an open air museum, one of the capital cities of the Ottoman Empire, stands as a reflection of the early periods of the Ottoman culture.

Bursa
Trabzon, Turkey

Trabzon City Guide

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Trabzon

Trabzon is a hub of the Black Sea Region, with a long history, rich culture and great natural beauty.

Trabzon
Amasya, Turkey

Amasya City Guide

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Amasya

Amasya is a typical Turkish city, with its history of 7500 years, cultural legacy and artistic elements.

Amasya
Mardin, Turkey

Mardin

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Mardin

Mardin is one of the oldest cities of upper Mesopotamia, located in Southeastern Anatolia region. Mardin, a timeless poetic city created by the delicate spirit of the mason's hands that give form to its stones.

Mardin
Rize, Turkey

Rize City Guide

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Rize

Rize is in the eastern part of the Black Sea, famous with its tea gardens and endless lush green plateaus.

Rize
Van, Turkey

Van

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Van

Van is beautiful city with its lake like a sea, history like a legend and rare beauty.

Van
Adana, Turkey

Adana

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Adana

Adana is a major modern city in the Mediterranean region of Turkey, situated on the Seyhan river.

Adana
Sanliurfa, Turkey

Sanliurfa

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Sanliurfa

Home during its long history to a number of cultures and civilizations, Sanliurfa enjoys an extremely rich cultural heritage.

Sanliurfa
Diyarbakir, Turkey

Diyarbakir

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Diyarbakir

Diyarbakir city goes back 7,500 years, lies Southeastern Anatolia of Turkey, north of Mesopotamia.

Diyarbakir

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