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5 best places to explore in Turkey

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Now that I am going to talk about traveling, let me ask you a question first. Are you looking forward to taking a trip to someplace new? If yes, then Turkey should be on the top of your list. Well, to make your travel to Turkey easy, in fact, to any other place too, you may seek assistance from Turkey Tours to plan your entire journey.

Traveling is not only a way to soothe our senses but an incredible experience that changes the way we look at the world. Besides widening our horizon to see the world, it enhances our geographical knowledge.

We all love to travel, and it does not matter how much we do it, it’s always less. The world is big, and there are so many places to explore that we often get confused about which place to travel next. Well, for now, you don’t have to worry about that.

I’ve already told you about the best destination where you should be heading next. So, we’re now clear with the destination part.

Now that you know about your next best destination, find a list of the few best places to explore in Turkey below.

So, without any further ado, let’s roll and take a sneak peek into the list of Turkey’s best attractions.

1. Istanbul 

Istanbul is the largest city in Turkey and also one of the largest cities in the world. It is the only city in the world that spans two continents, Asia and Europe. The historic sites, world-class architecture, shopping, dining, and incredibly fantastic nightlife make Istanbul one of the best places to visit in Turkey.

While in Istanbul, you may find most of the city’s historic sites in the old city. Some of those historic sites include Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, and Topkapi Palace.

2. Ankara 

A sprawling, modern city, Ankara is Turkey’s capital. It is home to universities, government buildings, commercial businesses, and foreign embassies. The city is located in the center of the country and the Anatolia region and also serves as a vital hub of transportation to the other areas of Turkey.

Some of the places you can visit in Turkey include Ankara citadel, Anitkabir, and many more. While you explore this beautiful city, do not forget to take a walk along the cobblestone alleys of the quarter and explore the old-fashioned Ottoman houses.

A hot tip: To make the most of your trip to Turkey, you may consider Turkey Tours and count on them to make your entire trip smooth.

3. Bodrum 

Bodrum is located in the Southern Aegean region of Turkey and was once home to Mausoleum- one of the 7 seven wonders of the ancient world. It is a perfect and famous getaway spot among beach lovers.

While visiting this city, you can find many cafes, luxury hotels, and restaurants. While in Bodrum, do not miss out on exploring the Museum of Underwater Archeology, ancient Bodrum theatre, Myndos Gate, and the Bodrum castle.

4. Ephesus 

Ephesus is all treats for the history lovers, and if you are one, make sure to explore this enticing city. At a distance of just an hour away from Izmir, this is a city where most of the Turkish popular shows have been shot.

Once an ancient Greek city, the ruins of Ephesus today are way too exciting and worth visiting. The whole area of this city now falls under the UNESCO World Heritage Site, and some of the places for you to explore include the remains of the Temple of Artemis, the Basilica of St. John, and the Ephesus Museum, and many more.

To know more about this historic place, connect with Turkey Tours.

5. Konya 

Now, who does not like to visit a romantic city? We all do. Right!

So, a destination that should never miss out on your list of places to visit in Turkey includes Konya. It is the kind of city that never fails to lure poets and dreamers. It is also one of the oldest cities in Turkey.

And once you step into this picturesque and romantic city, Mevlana Museum should be on top of your list to explore here. Believe me; if you are an avid art lover, you are going to take back with yourself, the memories of a lifetime.

Wrapping it up 

There are so many beautiful destinations to explore in Turkey, and each one of those will leave you spell-bound. The country has its own magic.

So, if you wish to take a trip to someplace exciting along with great historical significance, consider exploring Turkey.

Also, we like to hear from our readers, so if you wish to tell us more about some other amazing places that one should explore in Turkey, feel free to talk about the same in the comment section below.

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