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

Everything Turkey offers in travel, and a lot more, at your fingertips. Turkey is one of the leading tourism countries 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.

Local Flavours of Turkey's Aegean Cuisine

Local Flavours of Turkey's Aegean Cuisine

Food Drink

Epic Delights from the Aegean

The Aegean cuisine, known all over the world for olive oil dishes, invites you for a special dining adventure full of unique tastes. It adds a different savour to Turkish cuisine with its special salads, delicious desserts, vegetable dishes, kebabs, seafood and snacks.

Delicious Tastes from the Aegean
Turkey's 7 Rare Wild Animals

7 Unique Wild Animals of Turkey

Wildlife Habitat

Turkey's 7 Rare Wild Animals

Original homeland of several species, Turkey has very rich diversity of fauna with its wildlife and marine fauna. Here are the 7 unique wild animals in Turkey we need to protect together for a better future.

7 Unique Wild Animals of Turkey
What to Do and See in the Aegean Region

Things to Do and See in the Aegean

Things Do See

What to Do and See

Are you ready for your next unforgettable vacation and tracing a civilization from the Ionian to Lycia? Idyllic bays, traces of ancient history, fresh herbs, sunlight reflecting from water waves, leisure, outdoor and cultural activities. Turkey's Aegean region offers you an incredible array of possibilities.

Things to Do and See in the Aegean
7 Toy Museums to Take Your Kids in Turkey

Toy Museums to Take Your Kids

7 Toy Museums to Visit in Turkey

Would you like to give your child a great gift or to go back to your childhood and live those days again? Be sure to go on a magical journey in the best toy museums of Turkey, no matter how old you are.

7 Toy Museums to Visit in Turkey
Turkey's Music Festivals

Music Festivals in Turkey

Event Festival

Turkey's Music Festivals

If you want to listen to some of the most incredible music in the world and enjoy then you will want to attend the international or local music festivals in Turkey. Experience the all music festivals for jazz, pop, classic, dance, blues, rock, hip-hop, latin or traditional music.

Music Festivals in 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.

Winter Season in Turkey

Winter Season

Winter Season

Winter in Turkey

Winter season (December, January, February) is one of the best times to visit Turkey, to experience authentic local life, skiing and other winter sports.

Winter in Turkey
Turkey's Musical Tradition

Music in Turkey

Culture Art

Turkey's Musical Tradition

Turkey has a rich musical tradition of varied and often contrasting styles. Turkish music forms great examples of such a mix of cultural influences. From Turkish folk, classical and pop music to military and mystical sounds.

Music in Turkey
Ani Ancient City, Kars

Archaeological Site of Ani

World Heritage

Ani Ancient City

Archaeological Site of Ani is located in the northeast of Turkey, 42 km from the city of Kars on the Silk Road, on a secluded triangular plateau overlooking a deep narrow valley that forms the natural border with Armenia.

Archaeological Site of Ani
Troy Ancient City, Canakkale

Archaeological Site of Troy

World Heritage

Troy Ancient City

Troy, known as the crossroads of mythology and archaeology, is one of the most famous ancient cities in the world with its 4000 years of history. Step into a world of myth and legend amidst the ruins at Troy Archaeological Site.

Archaeological Site of Troy
Turkey's Best Snowboarding Spots

Best Snowboarding Resorts in Turkey

Snowboarding Winter

Turkey's Best Snowboarding Spots

Turkey's winter sports centres each offer something for all snowboarders. If you are a snowboarding enthusiast, you should definitely take a look at our list where you can find the best snowboarding spots in Turkey.

Best Snowboarding Resorts
Why You Should Ski in Turkey

6 Clear Reasons to Go Skiing in Turkey

Winter Sport

Why You Should Ski in Turkey

Skiing is great at the snow covered mountains of Turkey. Our country offers a huge variety of skiing options for all levels on snow sure pistes, hospitality, and off the slope activities. These are just some of the reasons to choose Turkey for your skiing holiday.

6 Clear Reasons to Ski in Turkey
5 Most Beautiful Mosques to Visit in Edirne

5 Most Beautiful Mosques to Visit in Edirne

Holy Faith

Edirne's 5 Best Mosques to Visit

Much more than places for prayer, Edirne's mosques are a beautiful homage to the beauty of Islamic art. From their ornate interiors to the grand dimensions of their exteriors, these five mosques are as architecturally significant as they are stunning.

5 Most Beautiful Mosques to Visit

Great Holiday Ideas

So many words come to mind when you see the beauties 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. Turkey has the best destinations for your heart's desire, whatever your wish. Check out the following.

5 Destinations to Visit During Winter in Turkey

5 Destinations to Visit During Winter

Place Location

Turkey's Best Winter Destinations

So what are the most beautiful winter destinations to visit in Turkey? Once you have gone, you will be amazed and never want to go back. Here are the 5 popular places to go in our country during the winter months.

5 Winter Destinations in Turkey
Kars City, Turkey

Kars City Guide

Place Location

Travel Guide to Kars

Welcome to Kars, which is one of the coldest cities in Turkey. If you are looking for an alternative holiday on the Silk Road in the Eastern Anatolia region of Turkey, Kars is the perfect winter destination.

Kars City
Slow Cities in Turkey

Slow Cities in Turkey

Slow City

Turkish Slow Cities

Cittaslow is an international network of cities where living is good and easy in the world. Turkey is an official member of the international cittaslow movement and slow city tourism with its 14 lovely towns.

Cittaslow Turkey
Round Trips and Tour Ideas

Round Trips in Turkey

Planning Holiday

Tour Ideas for Turkey

Turkey is a country of great variations and vast distances. If you want to see it all, the easiest way is to take a round trip. Find information on organised tours; self-touring, including bus, walking, rail and driving tours.

Round Trips in Turkey
Marinas and Ports in Turkey

Turkey's Marinas and Ports

Marina Port

Marinas and Ports

Turkey has large number of modern and well equipped international marinas, cruise ports and harbours along the coastline. The marinas and ports located along the Aegean and Mediterranean coasts have an important place in the Turkish tourism.

Turkey's Marinas and Ports