History dating back to centuries, rich cuisine, nature, sea and mountains… It is no surprise that Turkey is one of the most attractive countries in the world when such beauties coexist.
Turkey’s architectural monuments, natural beauties and historical remains are remarkable for explorers. Besides, it also offers breathtaking scenery.
From the Sumela Monastery, which amazes you in the midst of lush nature, to the fascinating white of Pamukkale, we have compiled spectacular scenes from all over Turkey.
Here are the scenes from Turkey that are too great to be true …
Maiden’s Tower, Istanbul
Maiden’s Tower stands on a small island in Uskudar waters of the Bosphorus. Dating back to the Byzantine period, it is one of the most popular icons of Istanbul. You can’t get enough of watching the view of the Tower at sunset as it merges with the spectacular silhouette of the Historical Peninsula. Those who do not confine themselves to watch the scenery remotely can visit the tower by riding a boat from Salacak. In sum, you shouldn’t leave the city without watching the sunset here.
Sumela Monastery, Trabzon
The Sumela Monastery, dating back to 386 AD, was built on the steep cliffs overlooking the Altindere Valley in the Macka district of Trabzon. The Sumela Monastery is the subject of many films today, and thus a frequent destination for local and foreign tourists. You can get charmed by the monastery winking in the greenery and witness its history closely.
Pamukkale Travertines, Denizli
The history of Pamukkale travertines dates back to 14,000 years ago. Being on the UNESCO World Heritage List justifies its historical value. It is possible to walk on the travertines and get soaked in ponds at Pamukkale. One thing to note here is to remove your shoe through your tour. Different views depending on the angle of the sun at any time of day will meet you. Then, take your camera and photograph unique scenes.
Uchisar Castle, Nevsehir
Cappadocia has an atmosphere that suggests an unparalleled earth shape. It make the visitors think they has come to a new world. Uchisar Castle flamboyantly poses at the extreme tip of Cappadocia. The most important feature here is not only cultural but also strategical. You can witness the breathtaking scenery of the mountains of Hasan and Erciyes by breathing the historic air of this region.
The holiday town glorious for its flagged beaches in Kemer, Tekirova! The most famous beach is at Olympos. Furthermore, the unique beauties of Olympos and other surrounding villages are literally legendary… But there is more than that in Antalya! For example Tahtali Mountain, which gazes at the Mediterranean with its magnificence and attracts attention with its triangular shape. If you want to witness this eye-catching scenery, you can set out by choosing the most suitable date.
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