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Tourism in Turkey

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Turkey Travel Guide

The landlocked country of Turkey is known for its picturesque beauty and beautiful sights. Although the country is bordered by eight countries, tourism in Turkey is popular for its beautiful beaches as well. The country is seated in the European area, with a part being located in the Middle East and major part being located towards the Asian Region.

A holiday in Turkey offers a cheerful getaway from the modern day’s humdrum and allows one to relax their soul. The country is popular for its deep-rooted history, the story of a bygone era that are speckled in its cities, allowing one to find solace in historical monuments. Turkey tourism offers various chances of finding a perfect vacation!

History of Turkey

The history of the magnificent country, Turkey, is vast and colorful. The country was inhabited by many different types of civilizations, including Americans, Urartians, Greeks and many others. The period of Hellenization, which started with Alexander the Great’s conquests to the Byzantine Empire’s rise and fall is known to be the best time of the country. The changing rulers and the various kinds of civilizations in the country has allowed the city to enjoy and host various monuments and tell different stories, to both domestic and international travelers.

The Ottoman Empire also allowed the city to enjoy various developments and has offered the city many monuments which aid everyone’s Turkey travel plans. The Aspendos amphitheater, the theatre of Halicarnassus, the Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Mevlana Museum in Konya, etc. are some of the reasons why one should visit Turkey.

Best Cuisines in Turkey

Replete with a magical tapestry of rich culture, magnificent architecture, and mouth-watering cuisines, tourism in Turkey is a real treat. So, stroll through the local street of this place, and grab a chance to savour some authentic cuisines, like: Turkish Pide, Lokum, Menemen, Borek and more. To treat your taste buds to these tantalizing delicacies, you may visit a few of famous restaurants in Turkey, including: Nicole Restaurant, which is the country’s first Michelin star restaurant, besides this there are Hunkar, Borsa and other restaurants lined up to serve you the best cuisines of Turkey.  

Major Festivals in Turkey

Add some more beautiful moments to your life while being a part of a few of the major festivals in Turkey. Book a package for Turkey tourism in January to attend Camel Wrestling Festival, a June or July package for Istanbul Music Festival, and other interesting events.  

Major Attractions in Turkey

The country of Turkey brims with life and beauty. With cultural connections to Persian, Greek, Ottoman and Byzantine empires, the country offers various sights, things to do and places to visit to make the most of any types of Turkey holidays. Turkey tourism is not only famous for its beautiful monuments, churches, and mosques, but also for its traditional cuisines, which is a blend of various cultures the country has experienced in the past, Turkish baths, which is popular for lavish relaxation and for its natural wonders.

The city is speckled with beauty; one can find vast markets with various food choices to indulge in, a host of museums that offer information on the country’s past, the beautiful beaches, striking architecture and various other attractions that make Turkey travel one of the best travel destinations in the world. Be it for backpacking tours or a visit with Turkey private tours, the country’s beauty is unmatched. With changing scenes, beautiful architecture and various other types of fun things to offer, here is a list of the most famous Turkey cities to visit on Turkey holidays:

Istanbul: Istanbul, Turkey, is one of the best cities to plan a trip to. One of the major cities of the country offers one a chance to indulge in various museums, marvel at various monuments and find the beauty of Turkey at its best.

Antalya: Located in the Gulf of Antalya, this beautiful city has offered beaches and quaint cityscape. With beautiful shops and houses stacked next to each other, this place looks like a place right out of a movie.

Urgup: This quiet and laidback rural town in Turkey is most famous for its beautiful stone houses and stunning mountains. Seated in natural beauty, a visit to this rural town allows one to add more to their Turkey visit.

Alanya: Located on the South Coast of the country, this city is known for its beautiful blue skies and crystal clear waters. The city is surrounded by hills, is dotted with pretty houses and offers beaches to relax the soul.

Edirne: This place used to be the capital of the Ottoman Empire, the relics of the bygone empire can still be seen in the city. The city brims with architectural beauty, wonderful monuments and many places to visit.

Honeymoon in Turkey

An excellent destination for a honeymoon expedition, Turkey can really add charm to one’s journey that is worthy of remembrance for a longer duration. Boasting splendid landscapes, astounding architecture, exhilarating adventures, colorful streets, traditional Turkish markets, ancient ruins, evening cruises, and a lot more, Turkey honeymoon is just a pure delight for every kind of explorers. To celebrate their togetherness, couples are recommended to explore some must-visit places, like Cappadocia, Istanbul, Antalya, Pamukkale, and Fethiye amongst other spectacular honeymoon destinations in Turkey offering a perfect romantic backdrop. Adventurous couples can also partake in hot air balloon ride, beach activities, and more to spice up their journey.

Cities in Turkey

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Places To Visit In Turkey

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  • Dolmabahce Palace In Istanbul

    Nestled on one of the most spectacular parts of the Bosphorus, the grandeur of the Dolmabahce Palace leaves everyone in awe. Constructed during the Ottoman area, it later became the Presidential Palace. The attraction still holds a significant place in Turkey. Built by an Armenian architect, Garabet Amira Balyan, Dolmabahce...

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  • Galata Tower In Istanbul

    No trip is ever complete without a journey to view one of the light towers or normal towers. In Turkey too, there is one such tower in Istanbul, which not only offers a great view but also gives you the ancient chills that one can only feel at the viewing of amazing architecture and scriptures. Apart from these euphoric fee...

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  • Hagia Sophia In Istanbul

    A country with both Islam and Christian histories, Turkey is a delight to visit; and Hagia Sophia is one of the go-to places in Turkey. Located in the old capital Istanbul, it is a cathedral that was later found out to be a mosque and now runs as a museum, mainly as a tourist spot that runs on the visits of foreigners as we...

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  • Suleymaniye Mosque In Istanbul

    A tribute to Suleiman- the Magnificent, Suleymaniye Mosque is one of the most famous mosques of Istanbul. Built in between 1550- 1557, its construction took almost 8 years; however, the architectural design of Suleymaniye Mosque, Istanbul is still worthy of appraisal. Designed by the architect Mimar Sinan, the mosque attrac...

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  • Topkapi Palace In Istanbul

    Looking for a great time exploring the royalty of the Turkish kings or sultans? Look no further. ‘Topkapi Palace’ is the place to be. Of the many things to see in Turkey, mainly Istanbul, the museum is definitely a must-see. Its ancient carvings are one to watch out for. Topkapi Museum is the subject of many colorful storie...

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Things To Do In Turkey

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  • Grand Bazaar In Istanbul

    As the name suggests, the Grand Bazaar is one of the largest markets in Istanbul with a variety of shops selling different souvenirs. It is one of the oldest covered markets with around 4000 shops and covers almost all the main streets of the city. Grand Bazaar, Istanbul attracts lots of people from all around the world thr...

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  • Taksim Square In Istanbul

    Considered as the heart of the modern Istanbul, Taksim Square is one of the major cities in terms of economy, entertainment and tourist attraction. The Istanbul metro is located here, making it a lot more important. Many monuments and statues can even be found in here. The Taksim Square even has a meaning of its name; Taksi...

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Travel to Turkey

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By Air

With air connectivity, the best answer in regard to how to reach Turkey from India is via flights. There are numerous options for flights that one can choose from to get to Turkey. One can board a flight to the Istanbul Atatürk Airport (IST) from Ahmedabad, Mumbai, and Delhi, and reach Turkey in 9 to 13 hours, depending on the airline. A direct India  to Turkey flight takes less time, while a connecting flight delays with 2 or 3 hours. With a variety of options, one can find flights offered by Oman Air, Ukraine International Airlines, Air Astana, Aeroflot, and many others to cover the India to Turkey distance for an amazing experience.

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    • Trip to Turkey

      From helping us plan our trip, providing itineraries that suited our wishes, and amending them as per our choice, to ensuring all support while we were in Turkey, Cty of Sultans and Travel Triangle Did a very good job. We got knowledgeable and friendly guides for all the tours. We would definitely want to travel with them again. Highly recommended!
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      Urvashi Sabu

      New delhi, a day ago

    • Trip to Turkey

      The concept of 3-star/4-Star hotel is totally different from what is visualised in India. We were in for a shock when we saw the room size(8ft*8ft) in a 3/4 Star hotels The hotels have no facilities like coffee shops or a restaurants. The travel agents in India should make it clear to the prospective travellers so the people don't get shocked . It was a very well organized trip. Every place we visited the tourists guides were very pleasant and well informed. We really enjoyed the. Trip
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      Harsh Sharma

      Gurugram, 2 days ago

    • Trip to Turkey

      I thank you for the trip. There were certain issues like the drivers being informed about our pick up last minute and wrong pick up locations given. All of a sudden change in itenary which will make me think again before booking another trip with you’ll. Your support team helps when needed but they need to work round the clock for people traveling in different time zones. All please provide local contact details for pick ups and travel agents since if there is an issue there is some number to reach out to The whole trip was amazing.
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      Anthonyfernandes

      Mumbai, 2 days ago

    • Trip to Turkey

      Was organised well, went as planned. Abhishek was very helpful in customising the week long holiday. Was very prompt in replying to all our queries and ensured that there was no need to contact him during our vacation. His local knowledge came very handy in addressing our queries. Istanbul Skyline from Galata tower and the cruise along the Bosphorus was awesome.
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      Nagarajan Rajagopalan

      Chennai, 3 days ago

    • Trip to Turkey

      While we had a fair idea as to what we wanted to do we were more than satisfied with the options that were given to us. Turkey was brilliant thanks to the efforts of Harpreeth and her team. She took calls, replied to messages and answered doubts that we have As soon as possible. It was a pleasant experience to deal with someone as capable as her. Thank you for the wonderful experience and we will use travel triangle in the future as well.
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      Ananthchaitanya

      Hyderabad, 3 days ago

    • Trip to Turkey

      In a limited time, we were able to plan a good trip to Turkey, covering most of the places and attractions. The entire evaluation and booking process, barring some hiccups in finalizing, the overall experience was very seamless. We were guided by the travel partners with the itinerary and activities that need to be explored in Turkey, and from there, the decision making was very easy. Even after the booking was done, the Travel Agency POCs were supportive in getting the Visa documentation done. The travel agency aligned a local POC, who helped with on-ground support. Overall, the travel agency was very helpful and supportive throughout. Ease of transfers, check-in and very courteous staff. The Entire planning process was very smooth and seamless, with practically everything taken care of.
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      Aditi Lohia

      Bangalore, 3 days ago

    • Trip to Turkey

      We had planned a 12 day trip to Turkey and Egypt through Offbeat Trippers / White Rabbit Holidays. Abhishek was extremely prompt and with his help, we were able to customise our itinerary over just one weekend. After that all bookings, travel details, emergency contacts etc. were shared well in time, and without any confusion. He was also available through the trip and was sharing updates as and when needed. On ground, all the airport transfers, day tours were extremely punctual, and there wasn't a single place where we had to wait. The hotels were good too. It was a memorable trip, with absolutely no glitch! Suggestion: A better agent for managing Visas. The contact given to us was not very responsive, so we found another agent.
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      Neha Bhagwat

      Mumbai, 4 days ago

    • Trip to Turkey

      We had planned a 12 day trip to Turkey and Egypt through Offbeat Trippers / White Rabbit Holidays. Abhishek was extremely prompt and with his help, we were able to customise our itinerary over just one weekend. After that all bookings, travel details, emergency contacts etc. were shared well in time, and without any confusion. He was also available through the trip and was sharing updates as and when needed. On ground, all the airport transfers, day tours were extremely punctual, and there wasn't a single place where we had to wait. The hotels were good too. It was a memorable trip, with absolutely no glitch! Suggestion: A better agent for managing Visas. The contact given to us was not very responsive, so we found another agent.
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      Neha Bhagwat

      Mumbai, 4 days ago

    • Trip to Turkey

      This is the first time we selected Travel Triangle for our Vacation and we don’t regret at all. We had one of dream vacation planned , experienced through Travel Triangle (TT) for a dreamy location Turkey
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      Cariappa Ajjnicanda Monaiah

      Bengaluru, 6 days ago

    • Trip to Turkey

      Trip was well planned by Sunil and all trip went well as per details shared and itinerary . Except for a few hiccups , all went well as per plan. Turkey is a wonderful country and a good destination to refresh. Sunil was very receptive and followed up very closely on every thing including visa as well as flights. Don't miss the baloon tour in cappadocia . Baloon tours started even in pamukalle and pamukalle has Para gliding as another adventure activity. It is better to stay back in pamukalle rather than round trip if you are staying in kusadasi or Antalya. Overall , a very well organized trip with good hotel recommendation and decent itinerary and i am sure with feedback given by end users, trip experience is only going to be much better in future. Thank sunil for planning out our wonderful holiday.
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      Anwar Shaik

      Hyderabad, 7 days ago

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    FAQ's of Turkey

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    Turkish Lira is the official currency of Turkey.

    Yes. There are various places to visit in Turkey; a fleshed out plan would aid one to enjoy the most of the country.

    There are various places in the country to help one enjoy. From beaches to monuments to off-road relics of the past, there is a lot to do.

    Every city has a certain time when it looks beautiful; there is no specific time to know when to visit. However, the time between September and mid-November seem to be the apt time to visit.

    There are many public transport options, and the roads, as well as the railway systems in the country, offer great help.

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