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  • 27 Apr, 2021
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Turkey

Turkey has become one of the top travel destinations in the world. It welcomes, every year, millions of travelers from across the world. It is considered a friendly, beautiful, and culture-rich country. Turkey is a Southeastern European and Western Asian country. Ankara is the capital city of Turkey. However, the largest city is Istanbul which is the main attraction of visitors. Moreover, to facilitate tourists from across the world, Turkey offers an easy visa application process.

 

How Many People Visit Turkey

Every year, there are millions of people visit turkey for several purposes and out of them, most of the people visit to spend vacations or for some recreational purposes. According to the 2019 statistics, it was calculated that almost 45.06 people visited Turkey. The number of visitors drastically decreased in 2020 due to a pandemic, Covid-19. With the arrival of only 12 million visitors, the decreasing rate of tourists was calculated to 72%. However, currently, the government of Turkey is making significant progress to restore the tourism industry. It is targeted that Turkey will welcome 25 to 30 million visitors by 2021. Moreover, all the necessary measures will also be taken to offer further preferment to the tourism industry.

 

What Things Make Turkey A Best Tourists Attraction

The following are the things that make Turkey a worlds’ top tourist destination:

A Place Of Ancient Sites: People who want to explore ancient sites or historical places, Turkey is the best place for them. A large number of international tourists are getting attracted because of the 28 archeological sites in Turkey. However, out of these historical places Göbekli Tepe, Ephesus, Temple of Artemis, Bergama Acropolis, and, Aphrodisias are the most popular ones.

A Place Of Natural Wonders: While visiting turkey one can explore a large number of natural wonders. While moving to the next natures’ marvel you will probably forget the previous ones. With the presence of marshes, waterfalls, mountains, lakes, forests, and canyons, etc. the destination is best known as a place of natural wonders.

A Places Of Sandy Beaches: Turkey also offers visitors a series of beaches. During the summer season, nothing is beautiful than watching the colliding waves with the shore while lying on the clear sand on a sunny day. The most beautiful and popular beaches in Turkey are included Kabak Beach (Fethiye), Mermerli Beach (Antalya), Blue Lagoon (Ölüdeniz), Icmeler Beach (Marmaris), and Patara Beach (Gelemiş), etc.

A Place Of Delicious Cuisines: Have you ever tasted Turkish cuisines. Turkish cuisines are really delicious and tasted. Most of the cuisines are traditionally and according to the culture. Among the most delicious and tasty dishes Baklava, Şiş Kebap, Döner, Köfte, Pide, and Kumpir, etc. are the popular ones.   

What About Shopping? While enlisting the reasons behind travelling to turkey, how can we forget about shopping there? Turkey offers several shopping bazaars and malls from where you can get an exceptional shopping experience. For having a wonderful shopping experience you must explore the places including Grand Bazar, Spice Bazar, Bagdat Street, Mall of Istanbul, and Nişantaşı Shopping Center, etc.  

What Is The Best Time To Visit Turkey

Both the summer and winter seasons are considered harsh seasons because of extreme hotness and extreme coldness respective. Both of these seasons are not recommended for traveling by the experts. However, the recommended seasons to travel to Turkey are spring and fall seasons. The spring season exists between April and May. However, the fall season starts from mid-September and ends in mid-November. Most of the visitors choose these seasons to get the real charms to visit Turkey.

 

Covid-19 Updates In Turkey

The following chart is showing the covid-19 updates of Turkey:

Coronavirus Cases 

4,212,645

Deaths 

35,608 

Recovered

3,643,734

Active Cases

533,303

Closed Cases 

3,679,342

 

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