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Tourist Destination Turkey

Turkey is the second largest tourist destination in the world

We discuss the top Places to visit in Turkey, here you will find beautiful landscapes, beaches with crystal clear waters, incredible historical and cultural monuments and museums, old castles  White House Museum, and Blue Mosque of Istanbul. Turkey is the oldest city in Europe. It was founded around 2000 BC. Turkey is the world’s second largest tourist destination.

Most visited cities in turkey

  • Istanbul (the bride between East and West)
  • Ankara (Capital of turkey)
  • Izmir (sits on the Aegean Sea)
  • Bursa (Ottoman Architecture, and Parks)
  • Edirne (Home of the Selimiye Mosque)
  • Antalya (Great Beaches, and Waterfalls)
  • Adana
  • Urgup / Cappadocia
  • Goreme…

What to DO after Landing at Istanbul Airport ?

How to get to Hotel from Istanbul Airport ?

First  If you want to travel cheap from istanbul airport to hotels, then take Havaist Bus from Istanbul airport  basement, this bus will go to Fatih Stop.

Secondly hire a private taxi from Istanbul airport to hotel.

Where to stay in Istanbul?

Sultan Ahmet Area

Sultanahmet area is the best place in Istanbul to stay. Spend a day or two, because Aya Sofia mosque Blue mosque, Topkapi Palace, grand bazar and Eminonu area is near Sultan Ahmet.

Take hotel near following places from there you can almost all famous tourist attractions and famous Turkish cushions (Turkish food) and transport to other cities  

  1. Sultan Ahmet (Sultanahmet)
  2. Eminonu
  3. Galata Tower
  4. Taksim Square

How do you get to Sultanahmet Square?

Where to get public transport Istanbul ?

Taksim Square

From Taksim Square, you can find all kinds of public transport are available in Taksim Square, but you should have an Istanbul Card to use this transport. This card can easily be bought and recharged from available booths.

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Tourist attractions in Istanbul

Spend at least 4-5 days in Istanbul and visit most famous tourist attractions:-

  1. Aya Sofia – Hagia Sophia
  2. Princess islan
  3. Grand Bazar
  4. Bosphorus Cruise
  5. Taksim Square
  6. Galata Tower
  7. Eyub Sultan
  8. Topkapi Palace

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Hagia Sophia in Turkey

Aya Sofya Hagia Sophia

Hagia Sophia (Aya Sofya) Mosque. This was once the main seat of Constantinople and was the most remarkable architectural achievement of the Byzantine empire, and currently in 2020, it runs as a mosque.

The Blue Mosque

The Blue Mosque

The Blue Mosque in Istanbul, also known as Sultan Ahmet Mosque It was constructed between 1609 and 1616, is an Ottoman-era historical imperial mosque. Hand-painted blue tiles adorn the interior walls, and at night the mosque looks blue, with five main domes, six minarets, and eight secondary domes. In 1985, the Blue Mosque was included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Grand Bazaar Spice Bazaar Istanbul

Grand Bazaar

The Grand Bazaar and the Spice Bazaar are both located in the old town of Istanbul, near Galata Bridge.The Spice Bazaar is a covered market and the majority of shops sell food. You can enjoy Turkish delights here, such as fige lives, and pistachios. ceramics to gold, leather, and Turkish carpets shops.

Galata tower Istanbul

Galata Tower

The Galata tower is one of the highest points of the city and is where you can admire its beauty. It is definitely a must when you’re in Istanbul.

Istanbul where Asia meets Europe

Bosphorus Bridge

The most notorious bridge in Istanbul is the Bosphorus Bridge. It is the most seasoned of the three suspension bridges crossing the Bosphorus waterway and interfacing the two mainlands of Europe and Asia. Initiated in 1973.

Topkapi Museum

Topkapi Palace Museum

The Seraglio or Topkapı Palace is a large museum in Istanbul, in Turkey. It served as the administrative headquarters and residence of the Ottoman sultans in the 15th and 16th centuries. Topkapı was originally known as the “New Palace” to distinguish it from the Old Palace in Beyazıt Square. In the 19th century, it was known as Topkapı, meaning “Cannon Gate”.

Princess Island Turkey

Princess Island

The Princes’ Islands are a cluster of small 09-nine islands in the Sea of Marmara. All fuel-driven vehicles are banned. That’s why the Princes’ Islands are known for the sound of silence.

How to Visit Princess island

Tour Package

Take a Tour Package to Princess Island it will cost you abound 20 to 54 Euro in this package includes hotel pick & drop Ferry Fare Lunch and a tour guide.

Self Plan to Princess Island

Take Tram T-1 from Istanbul and drop at Kabatash or Eminonu station and take a ferry to princess island it will take around 1.5hrs.

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Eyub Sultan shrine Istanbul

Eyub Sultan Shrine

There are 03 parts of his shrine. First portion is of Mosque Eyub Sultan RA. Second portion is his grave. Third portion is of graveyard

How to Visit Eyub Sultan in Turkey

Tour Package

Take a Tour Package to Eyub Sultan Mosque

Self Plan to Eyub Sultan Shrine

From Take Bus for Eyub Sultan. This bus will get you down in front of his shrine. but you need metro card for travel.

Bus No : 46T, 72T, 76D, 79E, 89C, 93T

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Ertugrul Ghazi shrine

Ertugrul Gazi Shrine

Where is the Shrine of Eyub Sultan in turkey

Ertugrul Gazi Shrine in Sogut but first you will go to Bilecik, it is 210km from Istanbul.

How to reach Sogut

First, hire a private taxi direct to Sogut.

Second, travel by bus, take bus tickets from Istanbul Bilecik. After reaching Bilecik, take a private taxi to Ertugrul Gazi Shrine Sogut.

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Other places to visit in Istanbul

if you have time then also visit other places to visit in Istanbul

  1. Eminonu
  2. Arasta Bazar
  3. Maiden Tower
  4. Egyptian Bazaar, or Spice Bazaar

What food is famous in Istanbul?

Traditional Turkish Breakfast
Best Foods to Eat in Istanbul
  • Traditional Turkish Breakfast.
  • Cay (Turkish Tea)
  • Menemen (Turkish Scrambled Eggs)
  • Kahvesi (Turkish Coffee)
  • Simit (Turkish Bagel)
    Meze. Lahmacun (Turkish Pizza)
  • Pide.

Where should I eat in Istanbul?

  • Istanbul Kebab Cafe & Restaurant
  • Kosk 1981 Cafe & Restaurant
  • Siva Oyster Lobster Fish Restaurant.
  • Three Partners Cafe & Restaurant.
  • Gulhane Sark SofrasI.
  • Mivan Restaurant Cafe. Last Ottoman Cafe & Restaurant.

Most Popular Turkish Dishes?

  1. Baklava.
  2. Şiş kebap.
  3. kebap.
  4. Döner.
  5. Pide.
  6. Köfte.
  7. Kumpir.
  8. Meze.
Baklava Turkish Dish

Baklava Turkish dish

layered pastry, filled with chopped nuts, and sweetened with syrup or honey.

Shish Kebab Şiş Kebap Turkish Dish

Şiş Kebap Turkish Dish

Shish kebab is a popular meal of skewered and grilled cubes of meat

Turkish kebab

Turkish kebab

made from beef, lamb, or chicken, slowly roasted on a vertical spit

Turkish Köfte

Turkish Köfte Meatballs beef, chicken, pork, lamb or mutton

Döner Turkish Dish

Turkish Döner

Lamb, Chicken meat, Seasoned with spices and herbs, served in a bread wrap along with salad and garlic or spicy sauces.

Turkish Pide

Turkish Pide

topped with assorted meat and cheese and and vegetables, heated in a stone oven

Turkish Kumpir Famous Food in Turkey

Turkish Kumpir

A flexible and cheap street food in Istanbul's bustling Ortaköy district, kumpir is a crispy baked potato with your choice of fillings.

Turkish Meze Turkish Meze bean dishes and salads to dips and spreads

Turkish Meze

includes about 20 items, from bean dishes and olives salads to dips and spreads, served with bread and drinks.

Boat Tour in Istanbul Turkey

Bosphorous Boat Tour,Istanbul Turkey, From Europe to Asian Side

The Boat Tour Istanbul Bosphorus is one of the most famous and heavily used waterways in the world. Starting in Europe and ending in Asia, the Bosphorus has been a trade route, a battlefield,  and a symbol of the boundary between two great civilizations for centuries. Today, the Bosphorus is a commercial artery, lined with restaurants and cruise ships, but it retains much of its historical flavor. Intrepid travelers can take a narrated cruise along the Bosphorus to see the bridges, the mosques, and the old buildings that line the waterway; or they can take a Bosphorus cruise of their own, exploring the inner waterways by small boat or on a larger vessel. following are the boat tour Istanbul price and boat trip Istanbul bosphorus also a boat cruises Istanbul turkey price packages.

Tourist packages for Istanbul turkey

If you are interested in any tourist package for Istanbul, then the following are the tourist packages for turkey, and holiday packages for turkey, or if you are looking for travel packages for turkey, then you are on the right page, if you want to know the best tour packages for turkey from Pakistan and want to know about the vacation packages for turkey.If you are coming from Dubai to Turkey or Greece tour packages for turkey and Greece or special holiday packages for turkey Istanbul. See below are the best packages for Turkey.

Izmir Turkey

The city of Izmir in Turkey has been a pilgrimage site for Muslims since as early as the 11th century, and many of the city’s buildings are still Romanesque, with their distinct horseshoe arches. Izmir turkey is a city in the westernmost part of Turkey. It is situated on a peninsula and faces the Aegean Sea. The city is famous for its salt industry and cheap prices for salt, which is an important element to the salt industry.

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How to reach Izmir city

how do I get from Istanbul to İzmir?

The Izmir city is 481km from Istanbul. So, there are many options are available from Istanbul to Izmir turkey

  • Airline
  • Train
  • Bus
Take a Direct Flight from Istanbul to Izmir airport or

Fly to Sabiha Gokcen, train (4hr 29m) or travel by Bus (8hrs 41m)

Is there any train from Istanbul to İzmir?

Note:- there is no direct train from Istanbul to İzmir city. but However, there are many services going from Yenikapi and arriving at Izmir Basmane via Istanbul (Söğütlüçeşme and Eskişehir)

How long is the bus from Istanbul to İzmir?

Bus is the Cheapest option to Izmir, but it takes more then 8hrs from Istanbul to Izmir.

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Tourist attractions in Izmir

Spend at least 1-2 days in Izmir city and visit most famous tourist attractions:-

  1. Pamukkale
  2. Hierapolis
  3. Ephesus
  4. Izmir Agora
  5. Pergamon Acropolis
  6. Kemeralti Market
  7. Alsancak
  8. Izmir Wild Life Park
  9. Kordonboyu
  10. KEY Museum
Hierapolis Pamukkale in Izmir


Pamukkale is known for the mineral-rich thermal, located in western Turkey, waters flowing down white travertine terraces. It nearby Hierapolis an ancient Roman spa city founded in 190 B.C.

Hierapolis Izmir

Hierapolis Pamukkale Denizli

Hierapolis was an old, initially Greek, city situated on natural aquifers in traditional Phrygia in southwestern Anatolia. Its broad remaining parts are contiguous present day Pamukkale in Turkey

Alsancak Izmir Turkey

Alsancak Izmir Turkey

Alsancak is a great little part of Izmir, Turkey, within the boundaries of the metropolitan district of Konak, There is a cute little strip of backgammon, tea, döner, and Christmas lights.

Agora Izmir Turkey

Agora of Smyrna

Agora (Marketplace), which is a Greek word, implies ” gathered place, city square, market”. In ancient times , it is known that separated from their practical, political and strict capabilities , agoras was additionally the place where workmanship is concentrated. relocated in the 4th century BC.

Pergamon Acropolis Izmir Turkey

Pergamon Acropolis

The acropolis of Pergamon was the capital of the Hellenistic Attalid tradition, a significant focus of learning in the ancient world. Fantastic sanctuaries, theaters, Stoa or porticoes, gym, raised area, and library were set in the inclining territory encompassed by a broad city wall.

Ephesus Izmir Turkey

Ephesus Izmir

Ephesus is an ancient city in Turkey’s Central Aegean district, close to modern-day Selçuk. Its unearthed remains reflect centuries of history, from traditional Greece to the Roman Empire – when it was the Mediterranean’s super business community – to the spread of Christianity. The Temple of Hadrian was worked before 138 A.D. for Emperor Hadrian’s visit.

Goreme Turkey

There are a lot of turkeys eaten in Turkey but Goreme Cappadocia is famous for its turkeys. It’s no wonder that it is called the “Gardens of the Gods”. In Goreme, we can find more than 50 different kinds of rock art, one of them is a a Romanesque style picture. Great photos of this cave can be seen on the Turkish Tourism Site.

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