Map of Turkey for Tourists
This site provides free maps of Turkey. You can view the maps on your computer or download them and print
them out. Below is provided some vital travel information for your stay.
for a larger view.
(More maps below!)
Map of Turkey
This political map shows the locations of Turkey's cities such as Istanbul and Ankara, and Turkey's geographic divisions.
You can also find here a Physical Map of Turkey
showing the layout and location of Turkey's mountains,
lakes and rivers and overall geography.
This map shows the main tourist areas and cities in Turkey. South west Turkey, including Bodrum and Antalya, is the most popular tourist area, as well as Istanbul in the North West.
Map of Cities in Turkey
Geography of Turkey
Turkey is a Eurasian country located mainly in the Anatolian peninsula in Asia Minor,
with a small portion of its territory located in the Balkan region of Southeast Europe. Turkey borders eight
countries: Bulgaria to the northwest; Greece to the west; To the northeast, Georgia, Armenia and the Nakhichevan exclave of Azerbaijan;
Iran to the east; and Iraq and Syria to the southeast. Furthermore,
it borders the Black Sea to the north; the Aegean and Marmara Seas to the west and the Mediterranean Sea to the south.
Staying in Turkey
The tourist in turkey has a wide choice of holiday accommodation. Istanbul and Ankara, as well as the resorts, have wide choices of hotels.
More travellers are beginning to see the value, privacy and comfort of renting a self catering apartment in Turkey
and, if you follow that link, you will see there are plenty on offer to suit every budget.
Main facts about Turkey
- Language: Turkish
- Area: total: 780,580 sq km
land: 770,760 sq km
water: 9,820 sq km
- Climate: temperate; hot, dry summers with mild, wet winters; harsher in interior
Population: 70.4 million (July 06 estimate)
- Religion: Moslem, 99%
- Hotels in Turkey are the best form of accommodation. Turkey hotels and hotels in Istanbul are available online.
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