Turkey is the place where two continents, two cultures and two different ways to make tourism meet; the European and the western Asian culture, with a lot of Islamic influences. The mix of both has created a country with a lot of interesting places and facts in actual and ancient empires culture, such as the Eastern Roman Empire and the Ottoman Empire.
Turkey has many cities with natural and cultural wonders to discover. Here you will find some of the best that you must visit in your next trip to this country.
This city has an incredible history. It used to be called Constantinople and it was the capital of the Eastern European Empire, the Byzantine Empire, The Latin Empire and the Ottoman Empire. It still conserves a lot of that imperial vibes in its Blue Mosque. Also, is one of the few cities that is located in two continents at the same time, Europe and Asia.
Canakkale has a strategic location between the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Se. This makes it an important port of the country! Also, is the nearest location of the old city of Troy, so staying here is perfect to make a tour to the Trojan ruins and also to appreciate monuments like the Trojan Horse, the Military Museums and the Memorial National Park, in honor to the fallen in the World War II.
By visiting this place, you will enjoy a whole archeological experience. This is an old Greek city that later became part of the Roman Empire. It was know as an amazing cultural, artistic and literary center. Its library was one of the most important of the Eastern part of the empire. Do not miss the opportunity to know everything about this city!
This is the perfect beach destination! It has beautiful blue sea waters and a contrasting atmosphere of classic buildings with modern resorts, streets full of shops and water parks. It is perfect for those who want to take a rest at the beach and take a beautiful souvenir.
This is one of the favorite destinations for the tourists to visit in Turkey. This city has a rock formation as white as snow, that accumulates water and creates little pools, with amazing colors and full of minerals. The weather here is tempered so it is perfect to take a swim while you are contemplating the amazing natural spectacle.
Rocky columns eroded through the years, with a lot of tunnels and even underground cities. This are some of the things that you will find in Cappadocia. What a better way to see everything that up in the sky! The hot air balloon trips are very popular here and the best part is that you can experience it all year long.
This is the Turkish capital and a big metropolis where you can find a great variety of activities to do; from excursions to the old Roman ruins, mosques and museums, to eat in the more luxury restaurants and see stunning buildings. Take a round and capture every moment with your camera!
If you are looking for beautiful landscapes and places full of ancient civilization’s culture, Turkey is perfect for you! This is a country offer a lot of amazing experiences to travelers, which you will not regret to meet. Contact you Travel and Lifestyle Concierge to book a tour and go around all these destinations in the same trip.