Tourism in Turkey

Tourism in Turkey

The most important tourist location in Turkey is the city of Istanbul. There are a number of hotels and other locations, which attracts the tourists from all over the world. Istanbul has its historic importance, as it was the capital of Byzantine and Ottoman. Some of the tourist spots in Istanbul are the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, Topkapi palace, Basilica Cistern, the Dolmabahce Palace, Galata Tower, Grand Bazaar, Spice Bazaar, and Para Palas. Istanbul also has Europe’s biggest mall and the world’s seventh larget mall, the Cevahir Mall.

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Mount Nemrut, Turkey

Mount Nemrut in Turkey

Mount Nemrut is known as an archeological treat for many archeologists and is one of the biggest prides of Turkey is also the eighth wonder of the world  is really a treat to a person’s eye. Rich with beautiful natural environments and also a heritage of the civilization that ruled this place, has a very unique thing about it. It is two thousand one hundred and fifty meters above sea level. There are many breathtaking sites in Mount  Nemrut that reflect the rules of many civilizations that came to Turkey.

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Geography of Turkey

Geography of Turkey

Turkey falls in the Europe-Asia continent and under the southern Europe- Western Asia region. It is a transcontinental country.  This country is covered with ninety eight percent of land and two percent of water.  The highest point being Mt Agri else know as Ararat which is 5137 m and the Mediterranean Sea which is the lowest point.

Turkey has a Mediterranean climate and the dominant religion is Islam.

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