Due to its unique background and geographical location, Turkey has a rich cultural heritage and beautiful natural scenery. From religious buildings to historical monuments, Turkey is a territory all solo travellers should explore! Experience this quirky country in a way different from most typical tourists!
1. Temple of Artemis - one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
|The remnants of the ancient Roman cities in Turkey|
In Turkey, you can find one of the world's largest and best preserved ancient Roman Cities and one of the seven ancient wonders of the world, the Temple of Artemis - known to be the last residence of Virgin Mary.
In this city littered with sites with religious histories, one has to have a certain level of cultural understanding of Turkey to fully immerse in the Turkey experience. What better way to gain this knowledge than from a guide?
>> Tour of Ephesus, House of Virgin Mary and Artemis Temple
>> Full Day Tour of Peragamon from Izmir and Kusadasi
>> Full day tour of Troy with entrance fees and meals
2. Breathtaking scenery that makes one fall in love - Cotton Fort
|The Cotton Fort in Turkey (Mike Rowe)|
|Indulge in a relaxing foot massage with Turkey (Esther Lee)|
From afar, you may think that this well-known Turkish limestone formation is snow. Take off your shoes and walk on the Cotton Castle or dip your feet in for a relaxing foot massage - these hard rocks contain water that comes from hot springs!
Here are some other interesting experiences you do not want to miss in Turkey:
>> Pamukkale tour from Kusadasi
>> Derinkuyu underground city and Ihara Valley tour
3. Relax completely and enjoy a trip to experience the unique flavour of Turkey.
|The amazing skyline of Turkey (Moyen Brenn)|
After experiencing the history, culture and wonderful works of nature that Turkey has to offer, it is finally time to relax and meet the locals. Whether you choose a cruise to Istanbul or getting into a carriage to enjoy the mersmerising buildings of Turkey, there's no better way to conclude your trip than eating homely dishes made by locals.
>> Istanbul classics and Bosphorus cruise
>> Prince's Island tour
Pack your bags now and wander in this peculiar city today!