Hierapolis – Pamukkale

Date of Inscription to the World Heritage List: 9.12.1988 List Reference: 485 Criteria: Natural/ Cultural   SACRED LAND CLAD IN WHITE According to the legend that spread the mystery of Hierapolis to the wide world, an ugly shepherd girl, fed Click More »

Göreme National Park and the Rock Site of Cappadocia

Date of Inscription to the World Heritage List: 6.12.1985 List Reference: 357 Criteria:Natural/ Cultural   DESIGNED BY NATURE: CAPPADOCIA Cappadocia, which was inscribed to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1985 on natural and cultural criteria, Is situated at a Click More »

Selimiye Mosque and it’s Social Complex

EDIRNE Selimiye Mosque and its Social Complex Date of Inscription to the World Heritage List: 27.06.2011 List Reference: 1366 Criteria : Cultural A Master work of Classical Ottoman Architecture Edirne was the capital of the Ottoman Empire prior to the Click More »

Nemrut Mountain

Date of Inscription to the World Heritage List: 6.12.1987 List Reference: 448 Criteria: Cultural   THE SUN RISES AND SETS WITH A UNIQUE MAJESTY AT NEMRUT MOUNTAIN! The Nemrut mountain side with the tumulus containing the tomb of King Antiochus Click More »

Historic Areas of Istanbul

Date of Inscription to the World Heritage List: 6.12.1985 List Reference: 356 Criteria: Cultural   Love of Continents: ISTANBUL The historical areas of Istanbul, which has been the capital of three great empires, were inscribed to the UNESCO World Heritage Click More »

Hattusa The Capital City of Hittites

Date of Inscription to the World Heritage List: 28.11.1986 List Reference: 377 Criteria: Cultural   OPEN-AIR MUSEUM Hattusha, which was the capital of the Hittite Empire during antiquity, has been in the List of World Heritage since 1986 on cultural Click More »

Great Mosque and Hospital of Divriği

Date of Inscription to the World Heritage List: 6.12.1985   List Reference: 358 Criteria: Cultural     THE MOSQUE WHERE STONES WERE DRESSED WITH LOVE   The first Turkish building inscribed to UNESCO’s World Heritage List, the Great Mosque and Click More »

City of Safranbolu

Date of Inscription to the World Heritage List: 17.12.1994 List Reference: 614 Criteria: Cultural   ORIGINAL EXAMPLE OF THE TRADITIONAL Safranbolu, an Anatolian city that brings history to life through its mosques, market, neighbourhoods, streets and original houses, was inscribed Click More »

Turkey in World Heritage

Unesco World of Heritage List   Heritage is our legacy from the past, what we live with today, and what we pass on to future generations. Our cultural and natural heritage are both irreplaceable sources of life and inspiration.   Click More »


Hatay: Located at Turkey’s southern tip, Hatay is a center of civilization abounding in historical and cultural legacies in every corner. The city is positioned at the geographical location connecting Anatolia the Middle East and has an incomparable historical heritage Click More »


Sakarya: is one of Turkey’s fastest developing cities surrounded by a lush green landscape abounding in natural wonders. With a history dating back to the 8th century, the city has been one of the main settlements of major empires.  Naturally, Click More »


Van: Turkey’s sixth largest city and cultural legacy rich in history, monuments, natural beauty and unique flavors One of the border cities of Turkey, Van welcomes visitors from all over the world particularly for its culture and winter tourism. The Click More »


Rize is blessed with the most beautiful nature that has been preserved over the centuries. The fresh air of Rize has a regenerative effect on you with every breath you take. Located in the greenest area of Turkey, the Eastern Click More »

Turkey Outlets and cheap shopping addresses

Turkey Outlets and cheap shopping addresses in Turkey Shopping is an indispensable part of our daily life. Outlet shops have become the addresses for cheaper shopping. Many brands manufacture cheaper products especially for their outlets. List of some outlet center Click More »


Balıkesir: Blessed with numerous islands where lush green forests stretch along the shores of the infinite sea, Balıkesir province is also the habitat of abundant olive groves. Founded by the Mysians in ancient times, Balıkesir has been one of the Click More »


Amasya:  The city where the Sultans’ sons were educated and the legendary city where Ferhad had to mine the mountains to reunite with his beloved Shirin, Amasya has been one of the major cities of many civilizations since the ancient Click More »


Mersin Mersin: One of the warmest and most beautiful cities of the Mediterranean region that can be visited for its authentic flavors and beautiful beaches any time of the year. Mersin is one of the most developed cities of the Click More »


Burdur Burdur: Located in the western part of the Mediterranean Region, Burdur is a major city where scenic beauties meet with historical archaeology Settled for the first time in 7000 BC, Burdur has been home to many civilizations and ancient Click More »


Yalova: Surrounded by the Marmara Sea, Yalova is a peaceful and relaxing city rich in thermal springs and abundant nature. It is estimated that Yalova was founded in the 7th century BC by Bithynians from Thrace. Yalova is rich in Click More »


Karabük Karabük is situated on an important trade route between Amasra on the coast and central Anatolia. Karabük is a town and the capital district of Karabük Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. Karabük was built in the 1930s as the seat of the iron and steel Click More »



Bozcaada: Turkey’s third largest island located at the northern end of the Aegean region, Bozcaada, literally enchants everyone with its unmatched beauty.

Located within Çanakkale province, Bozcaada welcomes all visitors who want to sightsee this magnificent island and spend a peaceful vacation amidst serene nature.

Famous for its vineyards and adorned with the romantic texture of the Aegean Region, Bozcaada is situated close to the entrance of Çanakkale Strait.

Known as Tenedos in the ancient times, the
island is also mentioned in Homer’s The Iliad. A charming small island, Bozcaada is the site of numerous historical structures. 

Do not miss the opportunity to explore this magnificent island and its unique wines!


One of Turkey’s most beautiful islands, Bozcaada offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing holiday amidst a scenic environment all the year round.
Surrounded by pristine bays the coastal areas of the island are beset with sandy beaches reaching into the sea.  The Ayazma and Habbale beaches; Sulubahçe, Beylik, Çayır, Tuzburnu ve Tekirbahçe coves are awaiting you to enjoy the scenic beauties of the Aegean region.
The Ayazma Monastery, Bozcaada Castle and Museum, Virgin Mary Church and Alaybey Mosque and Bath are among the region-specific structures and monuments of Bozcaada. Carrying the traces of history these structures are worth the visit before leaving the island.
Home to several large wineries Bozcaada is well known for its original wine produced from the region specific grapes of Bozcaada. It is possible to visit the vineyards and factories and to taste or purchase the local wine.
Among the symbols of Bozcaada the windmills set along the west coast reveal a wonderful scenery especially at sunset. You can join one of the tours to sightsee the island and the windmills during summer time.
Windsurfing, scuba diving, trekking and cycling are among the other activities that will not only boost your adrenaline level but also enable you to get to know the island in more detail.
Bozcaada with its well-maintained wooden houses, narrow streets and fishing boats will take you to a completely different era and make you feel like an islander. Furthermore, the Polente lighthouse situated on the back side of the island offers a unique sight.
The highest peak of the island with an altitude of 192 meters, Göztepe is a hill with a dominant view of the island. It is a great pleasure to watch the amazing sunrise and sundown from the hill located at the end of a curvy, steep and narrow road.
Bozcaada, which treats its guests with great hospitality and offers the most exquisite dishes of the local cuisine, is ever ready to welcome its guests at any season.


One of the most beautiful spots of the Aegean Sea, Bozcaada is also well known for its festivals.
Held in September every year, the Bozcaada Culture, Art and Vintage Festival becomes the scene of many concerts, competitions and wine tastings.
The Bozcaada Local Tastes Festival, which offers the tasty dishes of the local cuisine is another activity organized in September.
How about getting acquainted with Bozcaada and its unique cuisine and natural scenery?

How can I get there?

Situated at the crossroads of the Aegean and Marmara regions, the journey to Bozcaada is quite enjoyable.
Once you have arrived in Çanakkale by bus or by car you can get on one of the car ferries leaving from Geyikli to Bozcaada. In addition, there are sea buses to the island from the city center of Çanakkale.
Do not miss the chance to explore Bozcaada, the hidden corner of paradise!