Officially Turkey is a seventh tourist world power. Fact that Turkey is visited by 30 million tourists every year tells us completly distinctly about the quality and popularity of Turkey as a tourist destination.
Turkey is a Mediterranean country with unspeakable natural beauty, cultural and spiritual heritage, tradition, friendly hosts and luxurious tourism infrastructure …
Geographically speaking, Turkey is located on two continents, Europe and Asia. Although it is with its major part the Asian and Muslim country, it is more similar to Europe and the Mediterranean. If you have never been to Turkey, just forget about stereotypes and the Orient spirit you will find, it would be just in the extent you want.
It is interesting that you can feel more the presence of ancient Hellenic culture on the Turkish coast than in Greece, the presence of different cultures and cultural influences from the ancient and Byzantine period through the Arab and modern European culture and civilization.
Turkey is a country that can satisfied the most demanding guests as well as tourist needs starting with quiet and romantic bay in the authentic Mediterranean villages where time has stoped long ago until international hotel complex in combination of Disneyland and Las Vegas style.
Turkey is the largest Balkan capitals, Imperial Istanbul – the pride and glory of our peninsula. Millions city on the Bosporus. The only city on two continents! Sights of Istanbul such as the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, downtown Kapaa, Fenerbahce, Topkapi and the like. should not be missed.
Destinations for your summer vocation that we truly recommend are famous Bodrum, Kusadasi, Marmaris, Kemer, Fetije, Alanja, Antalya and many others.
When you are in Turkey, don’t miss the possibility to visit Ephesus (Halicarnassus), Pamukkale and many others interesting places which are in the agency offers.
In Turkey, you can enjoy a very attractive folklore, do not miss the magic dance dervishes and belly dancers … The Turkish national cuisine hidden secrets of the Orient unusual aromas and it is famous for burek, kebabs, dolma, or desserts like ratluk or baklava. You’ve probably already tasted it all, but not in the “original”
Name: the Republic of Turkey
The political and governmental structure: parliamentary republic
Capital: Ankara (1 million)
Major cities: Istanbul (7.8 million), Izmir (2 mil.)
Currency: Turkish Lira (TRY)
Religions: Islam (Sunni)
Airports: Istanbul Ataturk (IST), Antalya (AYT), Dalaman (DLM), Ankara (ANK), Izmir (Amendments)
Ports: Istanbul, Izmir, Mersin, Samsun
Area code (prefix): ++90
Time Zone: +2 GMT