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

5 Most Striking Crater Lakes in Turkey

5 Most Striking Crater Lakes in Turkey

Lake River

Turkey's 5 Beautiful Crater Lakes

Crater lakes are favourite spots for some travelers, and usually formed by pools of water in the impressions of either dead or active volcanoes. Here is the list of 5 most amazing crater lakes you need to see in Turkey.

5 Most Striking Crater Lakes
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
Mysterious Underground Cities, Cappadocia

Underground Cities of Cappadocia

World Heritage

Cappadocia Underground Cities

Cappadocia is a legendary place in the world with its mysterious underground cities which are unique to this region. There are almost 150-200 underground cities just 36 of them have been discovered. Here are the 6 mysterious subterranean cities dating back to 3000 BC.

Underground Cities of Cappadocia
55th Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey

55th Presidential Cycling Tour

Biking Cycling

Tour of Turkey

Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey is a professional road bicycle racing stage race held annually in Turkey, now in world tour category. 55th Tour of Turkey will be organized under 6 stages between 16-21 April 2019.

55th Presidential Cycling Tour

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.

Spring Season in Turkey

Spring Season

Spring Season

Spring in Turkey

Spring season (March, April, May) is very well for visiting Turkey to experience beautiful nature, local life, mild temperatures and smaller crowds.

Spring in Turkey
Turkish Music

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
Ebru, Turkish Art of Marbling

Ebru, Turkish Art of Marbling

Intangible Heritage

Turkish Art of Paper Marbling

Ebru is the stunning traditional Turkish art of creating amazing and colorful patterns by sprinkling and brushing color pigments onto a pan of oily water and then transferring the patterns to paper.

Ebru, Turkish Art of Marbling
Best Spots for Kitesurfing in Turkey

Best Spots for Kitesurfing in Turkey

Kite Surfing

Turkey's Best Kitesurfing Places

Kitesurfing is one of the most popular extreme water sports in recent years for those who want to enjoy the sea and wind. Discover the top kite spots in Turkey, one of Europe's most popular kite surfing havens.

Turkey's Best Kitesurfing Spots
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

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