The majestic sights of Istanbul’s Old City – St Sophia, the Blue Mosque & Topkapi Palace. The nightlife of Istanbul’s New City. The Gallipoli Peninsula and ANZAC battlefields. The white limestone terraces of Pamukkale. The resort towns of Bodrum, Kusadasi, Marmaris and Fethiye. The beach at Oludeniz. The historical sights of Troy, Ephesus, Pergamum & Aspendos. The hustle and bustle of the Grand Bazaar.
The Gozleme and Turkish Coffee.
Emirates, Etihad, and Qatar Airways fly into Istanbul.
April to June and September to November are the best months to visit as the days are sunny and the nights are cool, while July and August are hot and dry.
Turkish Lira (TRY).
A temporary visitor’s visa is required for all Australian passport holders which must be obtained online at www.evisa.gov.tr