Experience the best of Turkey before the summer crowds arrive

With summer just a stone's throw away, warmer temperatures and upbeat spring vibes are in the air in May. Explore the ancient ruins of Ephesus or Cappadocia's remarkable fairy chimneys sans the summer heat. Uncover thousands of years of history as you hike along the stunning Lycian Way. Or embark on a food-filled adventure to discover the secrets of Turkey's most beloved dishes. If you're here in early May, you may also get to experience Hidirellez – an annual spring festival with lively folk music, traditional fire-jumping and lamb feasts.

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1 May 2024
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4 463
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2 180
1 May 2024
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3 480
1 May 2024
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15 2880
2 May 2024
Turkey Highlights
8 1480
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Best of Turkey
15 2205
4 May 2024
Highlights of Turkey & the Greek Islands
15 4435
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Walk the highlights of the Lycian Way
8 1480
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25 9280
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15 4950
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8 3555
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Turkey: Hike, Bike & Kayak
12 2301
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Turkey Uncovered
14 1425
6 May 2024
Turkey Explored
18 1930
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Six Days in Turkey
Ages 18 to 35
6 420
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Turkey Backroads
5 560
12 May 2024
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29 10265
18 May 2024
Real Turkey
Ages 18 to 35
15 1305
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Turkey: Women's Expedition
12 2665
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Turkey Real Food Adventure
11 2215
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Essential Turkey
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