Canakkale to increase its tourism potential by opening new museums
Canakkale which has been the center of many important civilizations from antiquity to the recent times is getting ready to share its historical assets with visitors. The Gallipoli War Museum to be established in the city center and the Troy
New paragliding runway to be opened on Mount Babadağ
Fethiye, Babadağ the first location that comes to mind when it comes to paragliding will welcome extreme sports enthusiasts with a new runway. The new project will contribute to the tourism potential of the location where about 75 thousand paragliding take offs have occurred in 2013.
Turkey’s first theme park Vialand becomes premier visitor attraction
Covering an area of 600 thousand square meters Turkey’s first theme park, Vialand, has been visited by 500 thousand visitors in the first six months after opening. Having begun preparations for the new season, efforts are made to establish the second largest roller coaster in Europe.
History to come alive in Cappadocia
Kayseri, once the capital of the Kingdom of Cappadocia, is undertaking restoration works to revive the region’s historical texture of a century ago. The ongoing restoration works cover the revival of the historical texture of the city center through the restoration of the structures and the renewal of the
Eastern Black Sea Region: Shining Star of Tourism
Blessed with a fresh air and one of the most amazing natural areas of Turkey the Eastern Black Sea Region welcomes more visitors, mostly from Arabic countries, with every passing year. The region is a popular holiday resort through all
Oylat Cave Tour in 90 Minutes
Oylat cave, located in Inegöl district of Bursa which is one of Turkey's largest cities, attracts the attention for its increasing number of visitors with each passing day. Oylat Cave is literally a natural wonder with a history of 3 million years and can be sightseen by taking
Ancient tombs of Hierapolis being restored
The excavation works at the ancient city of Hierapolis, which is among the valuable assets of Pamukkale and inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List, has restarted. It has been mentioned that the site planning of the necropolis, Turkey’s largest ancient cemetery with a history dating back to
Yalova: New Health Tourism Destination
Attracting attention for its thermal facilities Yalova becomes more significant in the health tourism sector every passing year. The new tourism policy of Yalova, the aims of which have been finalized after the Health Tourism Symposium, will attract tourists particularly from the northern countries.
More artifacts unearthed at the ancient site of Thyateira
More findings were uncovered during the excavations at the ancient city of Thyateira dating back to 3200 BC in Akhisar district of Manisa province. Pieces of pottery, flint knives, idols and loom weights in addition to an ancient structure believed to be an altar are among the findings
Tourism Development in Trabzon: Cruise Tourism
32 cruise ships have docked this year in Trabzon which is one of the most advanced cities of the Black Sea Region. The restoration of historical monuments is yet another milestone contributing to the tourism sector in Trabzon with the implementation of a number of tourism projects every