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Cruise Ports in Turkey

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Turkey's Cruise Ports

Turkey is a hidden paradise for all cruise liners. Turkey's most popular cruise ports for ships are Istanbul, Izmir, Kusadasi, Marmaris, Bodrum, Antalya, Cesme, Sinop and Trabzon.

Cruise Tourism

Turkey is becoming a popular destination for international cruise ships with its developing cruise tourism and new cruise ports.

The number of cruise ship passengers that have visited the country has amounted over to 3 million. Lots of cruise ships docking at the Turkish ports increase every year. It is expected that the number of cruise ships visiting Turkey will increase in the next season.

Turkey is frequently visited by cruise ships sailing the Aegean, Mediterranean or Black Sea. Popular ports of call include Istanbul, Izmir, Kusadasi and Antalya. In addition, many fascinating sites are not far inland and can be visited on day trips from your ship.

Favorite Destinations

There are several ports of call around the long Turkish coast line where today's big ships are bringing their customers on board, such as Istanbul, Izmir, Kusadasi, Cesme, Antalya, Bodrum, Marmaris, Canakkale, Trabzon, Sinop and so on.

Istanbul, the western ports of Izmir, Kusadasi, Bodrum and Marmaris, and the southern port of Antalya are among the favorite destinations for cruise ships.

Turkish Cruise Ports

Many international cruise ships dock at Turkish ports, especially Istanbul on the Marmara coast, Kusadasi, Marmaris, Bodrum and Izmir on the Aegean coast, Antalya on the Mediterranean coast, with fewer docking at Sinop and Trabzon on the Black Sea coast.

The most popular Turkish cruise ports for ships are listed below:

  • Kusadasi Cruise Port, Aydin
  • Marmaris Cruise Port, Mugla
  • Bodrum Cruise Port, Mugla
  • Izmir Cruise Port, Izmir
  • Antalya Cruise Port, Antalya
  • Istanbul Cruise Port, Istanbul
  • Canakkale Cruise Port, Canakkale
  • Cesme Cruise Port, Izmir
  • Dikili Cruise Port, Izmir
  • Alanya Cruise Port, Antalya
  • Trabzon Cruise Port, Trabzon
  • Sinop Cruise Port, Sinop

Cruise Ports in Turkey

Cruise Port, Alanya, Antalya