Turkey was the gateway through which everyone had to travel to go from the East to the west and vice versa. This abundance of trade made Turkey the trade capital of the world and had an enormous amount of wealth flowing through it. Modern-day turkey is only slightly different. From a trade capital of the world, it has now become an esteemed tourist attraction due to the rich history the country has to offer. Also, the blend of various cultures and cuisines make it a one of a kind country. Since it was the epic center of many battles and countless great moments throughout human history Turkey is a unique encounter which everyone would relish.When visiting turkey, these tourist attractions have to be experienced to taste all the flavors which turkey has to offer.
Let's start off with the obvious one. Istanbul is renowned for Hagia Sofia. It was originally a Christian cathedral but during the Ottoman Empire, it was converted into a mosque. In 1935 it was converted into a museum which is the second most visited museum in the world.
Also, the iconic dome of Hagia Sofia was the epitome of Byzantine architecture and was the largest structure of its kind when it was made. Istanbul also has a port from where the tourist can take a cruise to the city of Ephesus.
This city is located near the Aegean sea and is built over the ancient metropolis of its namesake. Archaeologists from all around the world visit this city since so many of the ancient structures have been uncovered. Only roughly about 20% of the ancient city has been uncovered and still, the ruins attract over a million tourists every year.
The most famous tourist attraction in Ephesus is the Temple of Artemis. It is a piece of Greek architecture which is one of the Seven Ancient Wonders of the World.
When someone steps into Cappadocia you get the feeling of looking at a fictional land. Volcanic eruptions during ancient times have given the land many unnatural formations. The land in this city has a soft rock which is ideal for making tunnels in modern times. But there are many houses which have been made just by chiseling out rock from a mountain. Also, there are numerous tunnels which the people of this region used to escape from invaders. Now some of these have been made into a hotel for tourists to stay in.
This is only a teaser of what the country of Turkey has to offer. Yes Do not Forget Client Feedback at Travel Binz have made tours to cater to most needs of tourists. In just 5 days you can visit all these places on one of our tours. For a longer stay, there are many other tours for Turkey which we welcome you to browse through.