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Turkey Tours & Holidays

Travel solo as part of a group tour to Turkey and experience life changing adventures

Discover The Wonders Of Turkey

Setting off on a journey to Turkey offers a riveting blend of vibrant cities, ancient relics, captivating landscapes, and diverse culture. From the bustling crossroads of Istanbul, where East meets West, to the surreal landscapes of Cappadocia, which look straight out of a fantastical storybook, Turkey offers a myriad of unforgettable experiences. Imagine sauntering between the soaring minarets in Istanbul, sailing down the Bosphorus, ascending in a hot air balloon above spectacular rock formations, or plunging into the mystic depths of a Cappadocian cave hotel. Steeped in a rich history and gifted with enchanting natural beauty, Turkey is an adventure filled with wonder and awe at every corner.

Turkey At A Glance

CAPITAL CITY

Ankara (5.6 million)

POPULATION

85 million

CURRENCY

Turkish lira

LANGUAGE

Turkish

TIME ZONE

(GMT+02:00) Athens, Bucharest, Istanbul

CALLING CODE

+90

ELECTRICITY

Type C (European 2-pin) Type F (German 2-pin, side clip earth)

TOP THINGS TO SEE IN Turkey

Istanbul

Istanbul

Packed full of rich history, Istanbul is home to grand structures such as the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, and Topkapi Palace.

Cappadocia

Cappadocia

Known for its unique moon-like landscape, underground cities, cave churches, and the unforgettable experience of hot air ballooning.

Bosphorus

Bosphorus

A strait that marks the boundary between Europe and Asia, and offers mesmerising views on a scenic ferry ride.

Grand Bazaar

Grand Bazaar

One of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, with over 3000 shops selling everything from spices to Turkish lamps.

OUR ADVENTURE Trips & TOURS IN Turkey

STARTING FROM £2500

Turkey is a country located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia. It is known for its rich history, culture, and diverse geography. Istanbul, the country’s largest city and capital, is home to several historic sites such as the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, and Topkapi Palace. Other popular tourist destinations include the natural hot springs and travertine terraces of Pamukkale, the well-preserved ruins of ancient Ephesus, and the beaches and turquoise waters of the Mediterranean in Antalya. Turkey is also known for its delicious cuisine, which includes dishes such as kebabs, baklava, and Turkish coffee. The country has a population of over 84 million people and the official language is Turkish.

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Turkey FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

The best times to visit Turkey for great weather are during spring (April to May) and autumn (September to mid-November). These periods also offer moderate crowds and mild temperatures.

The official currency is the Turkish Lira. Currency can be exchanged at banks, post offices (PTT), and currency exchange offices.

Most travellers require a visa to visit Turkey. This can often be obtained online via the Turkey e-Visa system. Always check the latest visa requirements for your nationality before your trip.

Must-see highlights in Turkey include the city of Istanbul, especially the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque, and the fascinating landscape of Cappadocia.

Turkey is generally safe for tourists, but it’s always wise to take regular safety precautions, especially in crowded and tourist-centric areas.

Although Turkish is the official language, English is widely spoken in major tourist areas, hotels, and shops. However, it’s always beneficial and respectful to learn a few basic Turkish phrases.

We advise you to check with your local travel clinic 4-6 months prior to departure to see what is required. Also check the Travel Health Pro Website

Tap water is generally safe in many parts of Turkey, but a filtered water bottle is still recommended, especially for those with sensitive stomachs.

Turkish cuisine is varied and delicious, featuring dishes like kebabs, mezes, and sweets like baklava and Turkish delight.

Turkish people are known for their hospitality and respect for elders. It’s also important to dress modestly when visiting religious sites and to respect Islamic customs during the holy month of Ramadan.

Absolutely! Hiking in the valleys of Cappadocia, hot air ballooning, sailing along the Bosphorus, and exploring the depths of Istanbul’s historic sites, Turkey satisfies the appetite of adventure-lovers and culture enthusiasts alike.