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.

Winter Sports in Turkey

Winter Sports in Turkey

Winter Sports

Winter Sports Holiday

Turkey is one of the most important center in Europe and Asia for winter sports and the snowy activities including skiing, heli-skiing and snowboarding are becoming increasingly popular. Also, Turkey usually offers good snow conditions for visitors with its high altitude mountains covered with snow all throughout the year.

Winter Sports in Turkey
Sapanca Lake, Sakarya

Sapanca Lake

Lake River

Weekend Getaway, Lake Sapanca

Lake Sapanca is a freshwater lake in Sakarya province of Turkey. The lake is located on a tectonic hole, which is situated between Izmit Bay and Adapazari Meadow and runs parallel to Iznik Lake. Now let's take a look at the beautiful area of Lake Sapanca.

Lake Sapanca
Turkish Tea, Sign of Hospitality

Turkish Tea

Hot Drink

Turkish Tea, Proof of Hospitality

If you drink a cup of tea with someone you are a neighbour, if you drink a second cup you are a friend and by the third cup you are family. You will be happy starting your day with a hot cup of Turkish tea.

Turkish Tea, Proof of Hospitality
Adventure & Active Holiday Ideass in Mugla

Adventure & Outdoor in Mugla

Active Holiday

Mugla Active Holidays

An activity holiday is perfect for groups of family and friends. The geographical features make Mugla a wonderful destination for outdoor activities in Turkey and attracts tourists from all over the world.

Outdoor Activities in Mugla
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
Canyoning in Turkey

Canyoning Experience in Turkey

Adventure Sport

Canyoning in Turkey

There are many gorges and canyons in Turkey where canyoning is organized. Each offers something amazing for adventure seekers. You should try this pure adrenaline.

Canyoning in Turkey
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
5 Glacial Lake Beds to Explore in Turkey

5 Glacial Lake Beds to Explore in Turkey

Lake River

Turkey's Beautiful Glacial Lake Beds

Glacial lakes are the cleanest water sources of Turkey. In our country, some glaciers are so beautiful because of its water, surrounding and mountains. Here is the list of those 5 beautiful glacial lake regions worth exploring.

5 Glacial Lake Beds to Explore
Fun Outdoor Activities in Thrace You Must Try

Fun Outdoor Activities in Thrace You Must Try

Active Holiday

Active Holiday in Thrace

Water sports, diving, cycling, paragliding, cycling tours and other extreme sports. On the crossroads between East and West, Thrace is just by the side of Istanbul. Come and discover the outdoor sports activities in Thrace region of Turkey.

Outdoor Activities in Thrace
Turkey, Home of Belek Golf Riviera

Belek Golf Riviera


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