Turkey

Turkey

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For its size, Turkey is one of the most varied, diverse countries in the world.  It’s a perfect place to explore for people of all ages, on every range of budget.  

Here you’ll find world-class scenery, buzzing cities, countless historical sites, spectacular ruins, and some of the most generous, hospitable people you could ever hope to meet. 

The south-west corner of Turkey is a popular destination with holidaymakers from Europe, who flock to the pristine beaches and warm seas of the Turquoise Coast.  However, that is only a fraction of what this amazing country has to offer.

Cappadocia-Turkey

For those who want to step off the beaten path and find real adventure, head north and east. 

The northern Black Sea region has a jagged coastline dotted with picturesque seaside villages, misty mountains, lush alpine meadows, and temperate rainforests.  Eastern Turkey is a wild and rugged land, with snow-capped volcanoes, vast plateaus, pristine lakes, and the ruins of ancient civilisations.

Whatever your style of travel, Turkey is a fantastic place to explore.

Factsheet

Approximate Area:783,000 km2
Approximate Population:83 million
Currency:Lira
Official Language:Turkish
International Dialling Code:+ 90
Drives on the:Right

Where to go

Amasra-Turkey

Best Places To Visit In Northern Turkey

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