With a history dating back more than 25,000 years, Turkey is home to many ancient empires. 

Today, Turkey is still an international hub that attracts travellers from all over the world. Its many faces mean there’s something special waiting for everybody.

Sitting across both Asia and Europe, visiting Turkey isn’t just a unique experience – it’s many.

Why visit Turkey:

Possibly one of the most culturally rich countries in the world, Turkey is a complex destination that you’ll love getting to know.

Turkey has always been the centre of trade, travel and human civilisation, and these many influences have crafted a diverse and intricate culture.

Turkey is home to some of the most interesting historical sites in the world, but there’s also no shortage of modern comforts and innovation. It’s a unique combination that makes Turkey feel exceptionally exciting and comfortably familiar all at once.

Larger than many of its neighbours, Turkey’s landscapes are just as varied as its culture. From impressive mountains to idyllic beaches, Turkey’s geography makes it a country with plenty to offer. City explorers, sun worshippers, mountain climbers and adrenaline junkies will all find many travel memories to be made in Turkey. Its extensive coastline also means there are plenty of new experiences to enjoy on and around its coastline.

Essential Reading: How Marmaris became a must-visit town

Marmaris was little more than a tourist trap when I first visited ten years ago. When I went back, I found a rich and diverse town with a long list of unique (and relaxing!) experiences to enjoy.


ONLY IN Turkey: Take a stunning gulet cruise holiday

If you’re thinking the Turkish coast, why not try staying on the water instead of the land? Travelling by gulet is a truly unique way to experience some of the most beautiful places in Turkey.


PLAN YOUR Turkey TRIP: Unique things to do in ÖLÜDENIZ

More than just a resort town, Ölüdeniz and the surrounding areas are home to some of the most scenic views in Turkey. If you go expecting nothing more than a beach, you’ll be very surprised.