Turkey is known as the "cradle of civilization" due to its unique location straddling three geographical regions: Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Having been part of the Byzantine, Ottoman, and Roman empires, this beautifully exotic land is drenched in rich history and culture. Visit the center of world history to experience beautifully diverse landscapes, cosmopolitan cities, charming villages, exquisite cuisine and adrenaline-inducing activities.  

Country information


Capital: Ankara
Languages: Turkish
Currency: Turkish Lira (TRY)
Calling code: +90
Time zone: UTC+3
Flight time: Direct from Hong Kong to Istanbul about 10 hours