Step into the era of timeless wonders and vibrant traditions as you embark on a captivating love journey through the enchanting lands of Turkey.
In a universe where love burns forever, uniting and igniting hearts, there is a place where magic and fervour play together in perfect harmony. You have arrived in Turkey, a nation steeped in a mystery where modern life coexists with old traditions, where love blooms like a field of colourful tulips against the backdrop of sweeping mountain ranges. Turkey is a cradle of culture that sprang from the ashes of once-great civilizations. Its ancient ruins reverberate with the sounds of interested visitors, and its bustling cities pulse with a unique combination of history and modernity. The terrain tells tales of the enduring spirit and victories. Raise a toast to your marriage with champagne as you dance your first dance together beneath a starlit sky and even luminous land in Pamukkale, letting the city’s whispers lull you to sleep. With your hearts intertwined and your spirits high, glide through a rainbow of hues as your love soars to new heights in Cappadocia. Whether you’re looking for an adventure through the bustling lanes of Istanbul or a quiet reflection in the arms of nature at Antalya, your time in this magical region will be filled with tales that will stay with you forever.
A city that resounds with the eternal music of love can be found in the very heart of Turkey, where the East meets the West. Istanbul is situated at the crossroads of Europe and Asia, spanning both continents. Honeymooners are invited to experience the essence of everlasting love in Istanbul, a city that is a mesmerising blend of history, culture, and romance. Istanbul’s stately palaces and charming streets weave romantic visitors into the city’s vibrant tapestry. Some of the must-visit places in Istanbul include Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmed Mosque) and Grand Bazaar. Spring is a popular time to visit Istanbul as the weather is generally mild and pleasant. Get in a boat and sail the Bosphorus at night where the water carries eternal promises of love and sparkly experiences. Relax and rejuvenate at a traditional Turkish bath – Hamam. Immerse yourself in Istanbul’s vibrant markets and let the aroma of Turkish spices spell a cast on you. And if you feel pumped, you might even end up getting matching tattoos with your partner.
Perfect Stays: Swissotel The Bosphorus – Istanbul, Raffles Istanbul, Hagia Sofia Mansions, Fairmont Quasar Istanbul
Love To Eat: Menemen, Lahmacun, Baklava, Iskender Kebap, Balik Ekmek
A magical realm of enchanted beauty and the freedom of love may be found in the heart of Turkey’s wild landscapes. Cappadocia is situated in the central part of Turkey, primarily in the Nevşehir, Aksaray, and Kayseri provinces. You know you are in Cappadocia, when you feel love soaring to unprecedented heights that it appears to be spoken in the air. Cappadocia is the perfect place to spend your honeymoon since it has an otherworldly atmosphere and a beauty that defies description. Spring is a popular time to visit Cappadocia. The weather is generally mild and pleasant, with blooming flowers beautifying the landscapes with multi-hued shades. Another advantage of visiting Cappadocia in spring is to experience the adventures of hot-air ballooning. Here, love is literally in the air! Explore Love Valley, a place where giant phallic rock formations stand as monuments to sexual desire and procreation. Whether it’s the Goreme Open Air Museum, the ranch, or the naturally air-conditioned pottery manufacturing caverns in Avanos, explore a mystifying story through different destinations in and around Cappadocia. Alternatively, you can saddle up and go horseback riding through the picturesque valleys.
Perfect Stays: Crowne Plaza, Lunar Cappadocia Hotel, Cappadocia Cave Resort & Spa, Ariana Sustainable Luxury Lodge
Love To Eat: Testi Kebab, Dolaz, Koftur, Dried Cream
A calm and romantic sanctuary can be found along the scenic coastline of Turkey, where turquoise seas caress golden coastlines. Antalya is a seaside treasure where newlyweds can relax and enjoy each other’s company while listening to the sea’s calming rhythm. Antalya is situated on the Turkish Riviera, also known as the Turquoise Coast. It is located in the Antalya Province and stretches along the Mediterranean Sea. Feel the soft embrace of the Mediterranean Sea as you sink your toes into the warm sand. Sail on a small boat down the shore for a romantic experience. Some popular tourist places to explore in Antalya are Kaleiçi (Old Town), Aspendos, Düden Waterfalls and Konyaaltı Beach. Spring is a great time to visit Antalya as the weather is generally mild and pleasant. When in Antalya, explore Gloria Golf Resort to witness the lush green beauty. If you or your partner are passionate about history, visit the remains of Perge and the Aspendos amphitheatre, an exemplary marvel of Roman architecture. The best way to bring your spirit into harmony during your Antalya stroll is to find a quiet place to sit and listen to the sounds of nature.
Perfect Stays: Lara Barut Collection, Delphin Imperial, Delphin Palace, Swandor Hotels and Resorts – Topkapi Palace
Love To Eat: Gozleme, Grilled Meat, Borek, Turkish Ice cream, Shish kebab, Yenge
Tucked away in the beautiful scenery of Turkey is a place that is a haven of peace and romance, perfect for couples. Pamukkale, where the earth’s healing touch and nature’s timeless beauty meet to form an oasis of love, welcomes you. Pamukkale, meaning “Cotton Castle” in Turkish, is a unique natural wonder located in Southwestern Turkey. As you set off on your honeymoon journey, let the pristine surroundings of Pamukkale refresh your spirits and strengthen your bond. Some of the best places to visit in Pamukkale are Pamukkale Terraces, Cleopatra’s Pool, Antique Pool, Pamukkale Natural Park and St. Philip Martyrium. Tourists prefer witnessing these incredible white calcium pools in Autumn, usually from September to November. Experience the mysticism of Pamukkale as the sun sets and the terraces are illuminated in warm tones. Sample the local cuisine and indulge in traditional Turkish dishes when in Pamukkale.
Perfect Stays: Herakles Thermal Hotel, Pam Thermal Hotel, Richmond Pamukkale Thermal, Hierapark Thermal and Spa Hotel
Love To Eat: Lamb Chops, Menemen, Kebabs, Turkish Coffee
The Aegean coast of Turkey is an enchanting beachfront spot that has stood the test of time. Bodrum is a seaside paradise in Turkey, where couples can find serenity and comfort in the sea’s soothing embrace. Bodrum is situated in the Muğla Province on the Bodrum Peninsula. It is located on the Southwest coast of Turkey, facing the Greek Island of Kos. The best time to visit Bodrum is autumn, as the weather complements the romantic setting. The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, one of the oldest monuments in Bodrum, is a great place to start your exploration of the city’s rich history. Take a stroll around the lively harbour and watch the sailboats swing to the sound of the sea. The Castle of St. Peter, also known as Bodrum Castle, is a must-see attraction in the city. Other interesting sites include the ruins of the Mausoleum, an ancient amphitheatre, and the Myndos Gate, the site of a violent conflict during Alexander the Great’s siege. Set the stage for your love tale with the bustling harbour, the beautiful beaches, and the stunning sunsets in Bodrum.
Perfect Stays: Mandarin Oriental – Bodrum, The Bodrum Edition, Susona Bodrum, Caresse Collection Resort and Spa
Love To Eat: Sigara Borek, Karides Guvec, Lamb Tagine, Brick Oven Pizza, Shakshuka