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.

Things to Do and See in the Black Sea Region

Things to Do and See in the Black Sea

Things Do See

What to Do and See

Situated on Turkey's northern stretch of coast, the Black Sea is very attractive region for all visitors with its rich flora and fauna, historical structures dating back to centuries, adventure activities and delicious local dishes; there are many things to do and see in the Black Sea region.

Things to Do and See in the Black Sea
Kapidag Peninsula, Balikesir

Kapidag Peninsula

Nature Attraction

A Corner from Paradise

Kapidag, located within the borders of Balikesir province of Turkey, is a peninsula in shape of triangle having average 300 square kilometres space in middle of south coast of Marmara Sea. It is famous for its nature, olive oil and chestnut.

Kapidag Peninsula
5 Amazing Drinks You Have to Try in Turkey

5 Amazing Drinks You Have to Try

Cold Drink

Turkey's 5 Amazing Drinks to Try

Boza, Lemonade, Salgam, Sherbet, Sira. If you want to have a truly Turkish experience while you are in Turkey, don't forget to try these 5 amazing Turkish drinks. Come and enjoy tasting these traditional Turkish drinks in summer or winter.

5 Amazing Turkish Drinks
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
Culture and Art Festivals in Turkey

Culture and Art Festivals

Event Festival

Turkey's Culture Festivals

Turkey is one of the most important centre of international culture and art festivals and sponsored festivals in the world. Film and theatre festivals, ballet, book fairs and more.

Culture 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.

Autumn Season in Turkey

Autumn Season

Autumn Season

Autumn in Turkey

Autumn season (September, October, November) is very nice for visiting Turkey to experience discovering historical sites, comfortable temperatures, local life and unique nature.

Autumn in Turkey
Traditional Arts and Crafts in Turkey

Traditional Arts and Crafts

Culture Art

Turkish 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.

Turkish Arts and Crafts
Scuba Diving in Mugla

Scuba Diving in Mugla

Scuba Diving

Diving Experience in Mugla

Dive into the crystal clear waters of Mugla, and see the many different variety of the marine life. There is also time for swimming in crystal clear, calm and warm seas, relaxing, snorkeling, sunbathing.

Scuba Diving in Mugla
Unesco List of Turkey

Unesco Turkey

Unesco List

Turkey's Unesco List

Discover Turkey's full Unesco list of creative, tentative, cultural and historical heritages as of 2019, raise awareness in transferring Turkish cultural heritage to future generations.

Unesco List of Turkey
Blue Flag Beaches in Turkey

Blue Flag Beaches in Turkey

Blue Flag

Turkey's Blue Flag Beaches

The Blue Flag is an international environmental award given to safe, clean beaches from all around the world. Turkey has 463 beaches in total that awarded with the Blue Flag certification as of 2019. You will find a Blue Flag in most of the coastline in Turkey.

Turkish Blue Flag Beaches
Lycian Way, Turkey's First Long Distance Trekking Route

Lycian Way, First Long Distance Trekking Route

Trekking Hiking

Lycian Way of Turkey

Lycian Way is the first long distance walking route in Turkey. The route is 509 km long and stretches from Fethiye to Antalya, around part of the coast of ancient Lycia. Lycian Way is listed as one of the world's top ten walks.

Lycian Way of Turkey
4 Great Videos from Turkey's Thrace Region

4 Great Videos from Turkey's Thrace Region


Gobeklitepe: Zero Point in Time

In honour of the 12,000-year-old Neolithic era temple, 2019 was declared "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 7500 years before the Giza Pyramids, 7000 years before Stonehenge. Gobeklitepe was the birthplace of an ancient civilization of faith and mystery. Discover the world's first ever temple complex, a place that changes our understanding of early society. Discover Gobeklitepe in all its glory.


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. Want some help with the enormous variety of destinations Turkey has to offer? Check out the following.

7 Most Beautiful Coastal Towns in Mugla

7 Most Beautiful Coastal Towns of Mugla

Sun Beach

Mugla's 7 Popular Seaside Towns

If you want to spend your summer holiday on the coasts of the azure waters where the Aegean and Mediterranean meet, Mugla's beautiful coastal towns are waiting for you to enjoy the best of turquoise experience.

Mugla's 7 Popular Seaside Towns
Where to Go in the Aegean Region of Turkey

Where to Go in the Aegean

Place Location

Places to Go in the Aegean

Discover the lovely landscape, magnificent coastline, pristine beaches surrounded by olive groves, rocky crags and pine woods. At one time witness to the birth of western civilization, the shores of the Aegean are the most beautiful in Anatolia, enjoying large stretches of sandy beaches nestled against green hillsides.

Where to Go in the Aegean
Where to Go in the Black Sea Region of Turkey

Where to Go in the Black Sea

Place Location

Places to Go in the Black Sea

A trip through the Black Sea landscape includes series of peaceful beaches along the seashore, quaint fishing villages, hidden coves, lovely small towns along the coast, boundless rolling highlands, fields of tea, hazelnut, tobacco and corn.

Where to Go in the Black Sea
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