What makes Turkey the best place for a family is that families can have a wide variety of experiences. The country offers an unforgettable cultural experience for your children with the unique coves and beaches of the Mediterranean, wonderful natural attractions, fascinating historical atmosphere. The seas are crystal clear with fairytale scenery and the city centers offer many different activities to enjoy.
Whether you plan your family outing with your baby, toddler, or teen, there are lots of things to do and places to visit for you. There are tons of activities you can do according to your wishes and tastes. Home to coastlines where you can experience the summer atmosphere in all seasons, magnificent historical cities to explore, trails, camping, and many more, Turkey will host many photos to add to your family album!
Antalya, one of Turkey’s most famous tourist attractions, is a seaside resort with a wide variety of options. Antalya, the entrance to the Turquoise Riviera, has Turkey’s largest and cleanest beaches. Many beaches also have water sports facilities, allowing you to create unforgettable memories as a family.
Did you know that most of the tourists who come to the country for vacation buy an apartment in Antalya after feeling the atmosphere of this unique city once? There are many valid reasons for this. You can go to Kurşunlu Waterfall National Park and enjoy nature with your family. You can enjoy the warm weather in all seasons by drinking traditional Turkish drinks. If you like to go on a historical journey with your family, Antalya is an ideal city for that too. This region, which has been home to many civilizations, can make your family feel in an ancient atmosphere. Explore, relax or do fun activities. Whatever your choice, there is sure to be a suitable option for you.
Due to its geopolitical location, Istanbul has hosted many civilizations for centuries. The city, which connects Asia and Europe, still contains the remnants of many civilizations. You can discover historical artifacts reflecting the influences of the Greek, Roman, Venetian, and Ottoman empires, where you can witness history in many parts of Istanbul. When you visit the city that they have fought to conquer for centuries, you will understand very well the reason for these wars.
There are many touristic structures in Istanbul. Today, the historical Byzantine Church Hagia Sophia, which has been converted into a mosque, is a must-see with your family. The magnificent 6th-century dome, unique gardens, and Christian mosaics, which you can admire with their craftsmanship, will offer you a different experience. Moreover, the city is not limited to these structures, you will not believe the variety of museums and galleries. Don’t forget to take a family photo on the Bosphorus Bridge stretching between East and West.
Even if Istanbul is not the capital of Turkey, we can say that it is the capital of shopping. You can find a wide variety of stores where you can shop with your family at very affordable prices. And you can taste Turkish delicacies at every corner.
Cesme is famous for its distinctive local cuisine and world-famous beaches. If you want to be mindful of your child while enjoying the clear sea, this is the ideal place for you. Most beaches have kids’ clubs and they take special care of your children and give them unforgettable hours of fun.
Altinkum and Boyalı beaches are ideal for sunbathing accompanied by the sound of waves. This beach is quite safe for families with small children because the water is shallow for a long distance.
If you search for different things after discovering this place, Alacati is right next to you with its historical buildings and cobbled streets. In Alacatı, you can find many award-winning restaurants, great seafood dishes, as well as regional dishes that can only be found in this region. If you go to Alacatı, don’t leave without eating ‘drop custard muhallebi’!
Eskisehir offers different alternatives for families and especially families with children. You may want to take your child to Eskişehir Science, Art, and Culture Park, Sazova. Although this blue castle reminds you of Disney World, it was named “Tale Castle” and was designed with eight beautiful main towers representing Turkish monuments. This castle offers different fairy tale themes where kids can enjoy playing their favorite characters. Sazova Park has a pirate ship, aquarium, science museum, and many more exciting sections and activities to keep your kids entertained all day long.
Eskisehir also stands out with its young population. Therefore, this city will make you feel young. You can take a gondola ride on Porsuk Stream and pose like lovers. With all this, you can be sure that it will be an unforgettable family trip.
Other popular regions to visit in Turkey for families:
Alanya- This Mediterranean seaside town, where you can feel the historical atmosphere, especially the historical Alanya castle, is a safe area for your family.
Pamukkale- This unique region, one of the few beauties of the world, is famous for its unique thermal pools rich in minerals.
Ankara- It is the capital of the country and a city where you can learn everything about Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of the modern democratic Turkish Republic. The mausoleum of this excellent leader is also located in this city under the name of Anıtkabir.
Kaş- It is a Mediterranean seaside town famous for its diving activities and underwater museums.
Apart from these lists, Turkey has many opportunities that combine traditional and modern understanding with every corner. Once you know it’s a safe and comfortable place for your family, you may want to buy a property or move in more often. In order to raise your children in all this beauty, you can even get Turkish citizenship by taking advantage of the dual citizenship opportunity thanks to the property you bought. Tolerance Homes will be happy to consider all your needs and offer you the most suitable house for you at the cheapest prices.