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 its 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 advices and a variety of things to do and see. Turkey, what a beautiful country; fun, joy, happiness and neverending journey.

Natural Attractions in Mugla

Natural Attractions in Mugla

Nature Attraction

Mugla's Natural Wonders

Mugla is one of the amazing points of Turkey for domestic and foreign tourists in respect of tourism with its potential originating from its special protected areas, beautiful bays, great beaches, unique natural beauties, climatic conditions and magnificent location.

Natural Attractions in Mugla
Sarsala Bay, Mugla

Blue Paradise, Sarsala

Gulf Bay

Sarsala Cove

Dalaman's paradise corner, Sarsala Bay fascinates travelers with its lush green nature, Caretta Caretta turtles, turquoise colour sea and unspoiled beauty. Come and enjoy swimming with fish in the waters of this beautiful cove.

Sarsala Bay
Maritime Museums in Turkey

Maritime Museums

Museum Gallery

Turkey's Maritime Museums

Turkey has seven maritime and naval museums located in Istanbul, Mersin, Izmir, Canakkale, Iskenderun and Bodrum, which are waiting for you to visit. Also Istanbul Naval Museum is one of the most important naval museums in the world.

Maritime Museums in Turkey
Historical Places in Mardin

Historical Places in Mardin

Historical Structure

Mardin's Historical Sites

Located in the north of Mesopotamia which is known as the birthplace of civilizations, Mardin is one of the oldest cities in Anatolia. With its wealth of historic buildings, Mardin's timeless allure is attracting visitors for feeling the cultural heritage.

Historical Places in Mardin
Ramadan Festival in Turkey

19 May, Youth and Sports Day

Event Festival

Commemoration Day of Ataturk

Turkey celebrates the Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day every year on May 19. This day is also an official holiday in Turkey. Sports events and state ceremonies are held in the cities throughout the country.

Youth and Sports Day of Turkey

Travel Stories of This Week

We share some of the sensational pictures, nice travel stories, events and thoughts every week. Not only beautiful but also unique, not only sights but unforgettable experiences. Be inspired by the stories posted by travel writers enjoying a Turkish holiday experience. This is what vacation in Turkey is. Be our guest. Let's explore Turkey together.

Summer Season in Turkey

Summer Season

Summer Season

Summer in Turkey

Summer season (June, July, August) is the highest season for visiting Turkey to experience warm summer temperatures, swimming, sun bathing, seaside restaurants and rich nightlife.

Summer in Turkey
Traditional Arts and Crafts

Traditional Arts and Crafts

Culture Art

Traditional Arts and Crafts

Traditional arts and crafts have formed a rich mosaic with the cultural heritage of the different civilizations which were coming from the thousand years of history of the Anatolia. Here are the marvelous and extraordinary traditional Turkish handicrafts.

Traditional Arts and Crafts
Wildlife Journeys to Turkey

Wildlife Journeys to Turkey

Wildlife Habitat

Experience Turkey's Wildlife

Turkey is the original homeland of several animal species. For instance wild Yilki horses, Anatolian wild sheep, red deer, pheasants, Mediterranean monk seals, Caretta Caretta turtles, Northern bald ibis birds, Anatolia leopards. They have so special place in the heart of Turkish people.

Wildlife Journeys to Turkey
Gulf of Gokova, Mugla

Gulf of Gokova

Gulf Bay

Gokova Gulf

Gulf of Gokova shines with all its beauties between the peninsulas of Bodrum and Datca. It is a narrow bay about 100 km long. Gokova is the indispensable route of the blue cruises and the final destination for most of the nature lovers.

Gulf of Gokova
Kaunos Ancient City, Mugla

Kaunos Ancient City

Historical Structure

Ancient City of Kaunos

Kaunos, the ancient city born of forbidden love, one of Turkey's oldest and significant settlements, is located in the southwest part of our country. The ancient city of Kaunos is famous for its rock tombs, 5000 seat theatre, public bath and temple.

Kaunos Ancient City
Dara Ancient City, Mardin

Dara Ancient City

Historical Structure

Ancient City of Dara

Dara Ancient City, 30 km away from the city center, is among the historical sights need to be seen in Mardin. This historical ancient city, known as the Ephesus of Mesopotamia, is an important settlement on the Silk Road.

Dara Ancient City
3 Breathtaking Turkey Videos from the Air

Feel the Meaning of Turquoise


Gobeklitepe: Zero Point in Time

2019 was just declared as "The Year of Gobeklitepe" by the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Mysteries of Gobeklitepe. A marvel that tells us the secrets of early humans. About 7,000 years before the Giza Pyramids, 6,000 years before Stonehenge. Gobeklitepe was the birthplace of an ancient civilization of faith and mystery.


Great Holiday Ideas

So many words come to mind when you see the beauty of Turkey. We will be sharing the great ideas for your vacation such as Turkish cities, special destinations, geographical regions, travel experiences and news from around Turkey. Turkey offers nothing less than a good life with happy memories. Find out more about the popular Turkish holiday destinations.

20 Reasons Why You Should Go to Cappadocia

20 Reasons Why You Should Visit Cappadocia

Place Location

20 Best Reasons to Visit Cappadocia

Cappadocia is one of Turkey's most iconic destinations and the most popular places in the world for its dreamy landscape, rock formations and hot air balloons. Here is the list of 20 good reasons to travel to Cappadocia before you die.

20 Reasons to Go to Cappadocia
Where to Go in Sanliurfa

Where to Go in Sanliurfa

Place Location

Places to Go in Sanliurfa

Sanliurfa, which is one of the indispensable stops for travelers who explore the southeastern part of Turkey, is a city of interest especially with its legends. The city is also one of the first centers of culture and science.

Where to Go in Sanliurfa
6 Best Gastronomic Cities for Foodies in Turkey

6 Best Gastronomic Cities for Foodies

Place Location

Turkey's Best Culinary Destinations

We have selected the 6 best gastronomy cities for you in Turkey. If you are looking for unique and authentic experiences, be inspired and plan your culinary vacation in these best gastronomic destinations of Turkey.

6 Gastronomic Cities in Turkey
Air Travel in Turkey

Air Travel around Turkey

Airport Flight

Air Travel

Turkey's domestic airline industry offers frequent flights to many cities around the country, and all at very reasonable prices for local and foreign visitors.

Air Travel in Turkey
Useful Tips for Visitors to Turkey

Useful Tips for Visitors

About Info

Useful Tips

Prepare for your Turkey vacation with our useful tips. Learn about currency, mobile phone, safety, driving, visa, cash machines, credit cards. Then you are ready to go to Turkey.

Useful Tips for Visitors