Walking holidays in Turkey

A country as large as Turkey offers a staggering amount of landscapes to explore on foot during a walking holiday. Add to this the rich culture and Turkish cuisine and you have all the ingredients for a relaxing and unforgettable walking holiday.

View on fairy chimneys in Capadocia in Turkey. View on Istanbul and the St Sofia mosque. Small boats at the port of Fetiye with sparsely wooded slopes in the background.

Many people head for the fairy-tale region of Cappadocia, with its impressive rock formations and cultural attractions. The Lycian Way is also very popular for those enjoying a trail walking holiday. The capital Istanbul is of course a major cultural centre in the world, and with guided walking tours you can discover all the secrets of this ancient city.

Turkey walking holidays with local businesses

We have the pleasure to present you with a selection of walking holidays in Turkey, all offered by small independent businesses. Exploring Turkey with local guides means you are taken to those very special places only true locals know about, away from the beaten tracks.

We wish you a great time exploring Turkey on foot, and would love to hear your experiences on your walking holiday in Turkey. Photos also welcome of course! Please contact us through [email protected].

Walking holidays in other European countries

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Map of Turkey in Europe The Turkish flag.


Capital: Ankara

Area: 302,535 sq. miles, more than 3 times the area of the UK

Population: 73 million

Currency: Turkisch Lira

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