5 Cool Things to do in Turkey Summer Holiday 2012
It’s no secret that Turkey is a massive place. With so many things to do, it’s extremely hard to fit in a lot of the attractions that Turkey has to offer. If you have a trip planned here in 2012, here are five cool things you may want to consider doing on your trip: With Flights to Bodrum from Thompson at fantastic prices now is a perfect time to go and enjoy Turkey.
#1 Sultanahmet District
Located in Sultanahmet, Instanbul, the Sultanahmet District is part of the older section of the city. This district is packed full of shops, attractions, boutique hotels and restaurants. With so much within walking distance, this beautiful district is must visit that will keep you entertained for days.
#2 Hagia Sophia Museum
Regarded as one of the best attractions in Turkey, the Hagia Sophia Museum is place filled with amazing history. If you’re the type that wants to dream about what it was like to live 1,500 years ago, this museum will take you back in time. With mosaics, nice views and a beautiful structure, you will be talking about this place for years to come.
#3 Duden Waterfalls
The Duden Waterfalls is a natural attraction in the heart of Antalya near a secluded municipal park. Falling off the cliff side from the Duden River, these magnificent waterfalls splash into the sea below. If you want to experience something special, consider climbing the spiral staircase that leads into a cave that are behind the waterfalls. Offering a once in a lifetime experience, this is a view you won’t forget.
#4 Dalyan Mud Bath
Located in Marmaris, the Dalyan Mud Bath is something rather unique. Sprawled across Turtle Beach, you can enjoy taking a bath in the mud or lounge around the beach filled with turtles around you. For those who truly enjoy nature, a great atmosphere and a ton of fun, this is something to add to your list.
#5 Basilica Cistern
The Basilica Cistern is a fantastic historical monument that features Greek pillars and roof support that was designed in the early 6th century. Since none of the pictures you see on the Internet do any justice, this is a major attraction that you have to see. Located near Istanbul, this is a fabulous attraction for those who are truly into architecture and history.