Turkey (Turkish: Turkey), including intercontinental West Asia region of Anatolia and eastern Thrace in the Balkan Peninsula is a country in Europe. These lands are separated by the Turkish Straits (Bosphorus, Marmara Sea and Dardanelles). Black Sea to the north, west and southwest of the Aegean Sea, the Mediterranean, Turkey and Greece, northern Bulgaria, northeastern Armenia, Azerbaijan and Syria in the northeast with Georgia, which borders Iraq and Iran. Although most of the country is geographically located in Asia, most Turkish people see themselves as European.
Turkey, travelers who offers a rich destination range: the dome and minaret filled skyline of Istanbul with the West and the Roman ruins along the southern coast, heavily indented coastline, from the rugged terrain of Lycia and spacious and sunny Pamphylia beaches and East snowy mountains, Bodrum crazy From the etmek foam parties yat to the Middle East flavored cities of Southeast Anatolia, from the lush misty mountains to the vast steppes of the Eastern Black Sea, there is something for everyone to taste - hitchhiking if they wish, or traveling on an over-budget with a multi-million yacht.
|Visa requirements||Citizens of the countries listed below can enter Turkey visa-free for 90 days unless otherwise stated: Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Azerbaijan (30 days), Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina (60 days), Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica (30 days), Czech Republic, Northern Cyprus (Turkish Republic of), Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Iceland, Hong Kong (SAR Passport), Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan (30 days), Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan (30 days), Latvia (30 days), Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau (30 days), Macedonia , Malaysia, Moldova (30 days), Monaco, Mongolia (30 days), Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Romania, Russia (60 days), San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan (30 days), Thailand (30 days), Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan (30 days), Ukraine (60 days), Uruguay, Uzbekistan (30 days), Vatican City and Venezuela. German and French citizens don't need a visa for stays up to 90 days and can even enter with their national ID card (Personalausweis or carte d'identité respectively) or an expired passport/ID unless arriving at the non-Council of Europe land border crossings (eg from Iran, Iraq and Syria). Citizens of the following countries can get a tourist visa online. E-Visas cost US$15-60, depending on passport (for most EU countries: US$20, for USA/Canada/Australia: US$60), plus a service fee of US$0.70. According to the Turkish MFA, Visitors arriving to Turkey without visas may obtain their e-Visas via interactive kiosks placed in Turkish airports, but the fee is higher than the online e-Visa (typically US$10 more than e-Visa). Some carriers have earlier refused passengers without the e-Visa (Pegasus, Italy, June 2014). Valid for three months: Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Haiti, Hong Kong (BNO Passport), Ireland, Jamaica, Kuwait, Maldives, Malta (Gratis), Mexico (with valid Schengen, UK, Canada, or Japan visa), Netherlands, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, United Arab Emirates, and United Kingdom. Valid for two months: Belarus Bir ay boyunca geçerlidir: Ermenistan, Bahreyn, Bangladeş (geçerli Schengen, İrlanda veya İngiltere vizesi ile), Çin, Kıbrıs Cumhuriyeti, Macaristan, Hindistan (geçerli Schengen, İrlanda veya İngiltere vizesi ile), Endonezya, Mauritius, Moldova, Pakistan (geçerli Schengen, İrlanda veya İngiltere vizesi ile), geçerli bir Schengen veya OECD üyesinin vize veya oturma iznine sahipseniz, Filipinler, Slovakya, Güney Afrika, Tayvan Sterlin cinsinden ödemeler sadece İngiltere Merkez Bankasında yapılmalıdır, £ 10 not. İskoç ya da Kuzey İrlandalı notalar ve diğer notalar yok, yani £ 5 veya £ 20 veya £ 50. Dışişleri Bakanlığı web sitesinde daha fazla bilgi bulabilirsiniz.|
|Currency used||Turkish lira (TRY)|
|Area (km2)||783,356 km2|