5 incredible places to see in Turkey
Turkey is able to charm and fall in love with the first trip
Tours to Turkey are not only popular with Ukrainians due to low prices, excellent service and proximity. There is amazing nature, rich history, a huge number of cultural monuments and unique oriental charm. What places should definitely see on vacation in Turkey?
Fethiye is a Turkish resort on the Aegean Sea, famous for its beautiful nature. Snow-white beaches, coniferous forests, high mountains and idyllic islands captivate guests. One of the jewels of Fethiye is the Valley of Butterflies, hidden from prying eyes. Due to its location and unique nature, it is a protected area. The name of the Valley was not accidental. Here you can really see a large number of butterflies. Especially a lot of them in the midst of the holiday season – in the summer and in the second half of autumn. In addition, visitors expect fantastic views: a cozy beach, as if sandwiched between huge rocks, three waterfalls, beautiful landscapes of the sea. It is easy to get to the Valley of the Butterflies from Fethiye on one of the boat trips – for example, on the popular excursion “6 islands”.
Oludeniz Blue Lagoon and Ghost Town
The blue lagoon nearby Fethiye is one of those places that does not lose to the world’s best resorts in its exquisite beauty. From the open sea the lagoon is fenced off by a scythe, therefore it is absolutely safe even for kids. Guests enjoy beautiful views of the Aegean Sea on the background of snow-white beaches and numerous coniferous trees. Transparent warm sea and colorful underwater world complement the excellent beach vacation. The trip to the Blue Lagoon should include a trip to the Ghost City of Kaya Koy – a Greek city abandoned 100 years ago for 3,500 houses, many of which have survived to this day.
Many call Pamukkale the eighth wonder of the world. Once there, it’s hard to believe that there are earthly landscapes before your eyes. This fantastic beauty was formed due to geothermal activity. Hot water springs, rich in minerals, gradually formed dazzling white rocks, slopes, cascading overflow pools with waterfalls and terraces of mysterious forms. Nearby are the ruins of the ancient resort town of Hieropolis, as well as the Cleopatra basin, famous for its healing properties. In Pamukkale, you can stay in one of the many hotels or come on a day trip from most of the Turkish resorts: Marmaris, Antalya, Bodrum, Side and others.
Cappadocia is both a natural and cultural miracle. On a large plain there is a large number of bizarre-shaped rocks. The landscape is so reminiscent of the alien that the terrain has become the scene of the shooting of “Star Wars”. No less surprising is the fact that there are ancient underground cities in the rocks of Cappadocia, some of which go underground on 12 floors. Cappadocia still raises many questions from scientists. But tourists are fascinated by the beauty of this mysterious place. An unforgettable view opens at dawn and at the time of sunset, when dozens of balloons fly into the sky above a fantastic stone country.
If it is difficult to choose which of the Turkish wonders to give preference on vacation, you should go to Antalya. The ancient resort city combines all sorts of advantages. Here and magnificent nature, and a large number of ancient attractions. In addition, due to its advantageous location, Antalya offers a large selection of sightseeing trips in Turkey.