Turkey Travel Guide


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.


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.


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

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