Turkey Sports & Outdoors

  • Decathlon, Istanbul, TR
    Decathlon, Istanbul, TR
    by TrendsetterME
  • Decathlon, Istanbul, TR
    Decathlon, Istanbul, TR
    by TrendsetterME
  • Sailing Cup - 2013, Istanbul, TR
    Sailing Cup - 2013, Istanbul, TR
    by TrendsetterME

Turkey Sports & Outdoors

  • take a flight

    Credit card will be the best because with the help of this you can Travel, can enjoy shopping. So for all type of task you can use it.Have a nice time. 1.Grandeur Journeys - VietnamHalong BayHaiphong City

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  • Mountain Biking In Turkey

    Where the east combines with the west, Turkey is like a bridge of cultures for ages. And in Cappadocia you can see what this combination means; a peaceful area where you will always be surprised by the people’s complaisance. As a tourism type;every year,we have more rider guests.Companies started to take serious these tours.But honestly we are the...

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  • Turkish Football Tickets

    I went to a Besiktas league match last year and bought an official ticket from the stadium. There were people selling tickets on the street too. Great stadium, GREAT crowd!!!I also went to a Fenerbahce Champions League match. It was sold out but I very easily found a ticket outside the stadium at face value.This doesn't necessarily mean European...

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  • Erciyes Ski Center

    I keep writing that I don't know how to ski but thanks to Sakine Terzi, we were able to prepare this tip for you. Sakine loves skiing and prefers Erciyes and here is why:You can reach the Erciyes Ski Center, which is 25 km from Kayseri, via the asphalt road that connects the town of Hisarcik to the Tekir Highlands. Accompanied by pretty landscapes,...

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  • Long Distance Cycling: From Sile to...

    I like cycling but I don’t (better say can’t) cycle long distances so in this tip I’m going to tell about a cycling route that has been tried by one of my cycling-fan friends a couple of years ago. They preferred to cycle along the Black Sea coast from Sile to Sinop. In a way I’ll be acting as a story teller on behalf of my friend. This is what...

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  • Skiing in Turkey

    The Anatolian peninsula of Turkey is covered with North Anatolian Mountains in the North and Toros (Taurus) Mountains in the South. During the normal winter conditions the height of the snow reaches approximately 3 meters, and, covered with forests, the natural beauty of the mountainous areas is stunning. I can say this as I don't ski but I like...

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  • She'll Be Coming Round the Mountains...

    We have magnificent mountains and forests in Turkey but unfortunately they are mostly undeveloped. Of course this means they offer an extraordinary variety of wildlife, flora and fauna. Two of Turkey's most famous peaks are volcanoes, both inactive, Mt. Erciyes in Kayseri in Central Anatolia (3.917 m) and Mt. Agri (Mt. Ararat 5.137 m) in the...

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  • Fishing

    Obviously surrounding with water fishing is a good option in Turkey, by the beach or on the boat. Not sure of the licensing and regulations here so you better ask before you start.

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  • Beach Volley

    Even that the weather is very convenient, it seems that Beach Volley hasn’t got yet to be very popular here and there fore not very crowded yet, but I guess this is just a matter of time ;-)

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  • Icehockey

    Football is the number one sports here and I assume basketball is the next. However, you might not know that Turkey has an Icehockey team too.They play in the group level with teams from Greece, Ireland, New Zealand and others :)

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  • cycling in turkey

    i have cycled along the turkish southcoast from dalaman airport to the syrian border.i have also cycled along the black sea coast from the greek broder to georgia.cycling in turkey is quite good even if the roads are a bit crowded from time to time.be aware that turkey is very hilly and you have very few flat stretches. a bicycle.preferably one...

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  • Biking in Turkey

    Bicyle riding in Turkey: You can do Canakkale & Troy area. Within the town of Canakkale you can take ferries across to Eceabat. Canakkale has great fish restaurants. It is a smaller city but it has everything you need. Nice people. You can visit Gallipoli too. Istanbul down to Bodrum in general are nice. Stay closer to the sea as people in these...

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  • Trabzonspor Football club.

    Currently 5th in the league, last time in 1984.Won the league 6 times,Cup 7Founded 1967.Ground,Huseyin Avin Aker Stadyumu.Capacity 20750Nickname,Bordo Mavililer/Bordeaux Blues or Karadeniz Firtinasi/Black Sea StormWeb page also in English.

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  • All Kinds of Activities in Turkey

    The competition that I saw the most of in Turkey was backgammon. There are tables outside all of the coffee houses and tea houses. Men are playing backgammon with unbelievable speed. I can still "hear" the clatter of dice hurtling across backgammon boards. During the winter, I was told that the cafes become backgammon halls.Perhaps the most popular...

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  • Cruiseing along the Alanya's coast

    Alongshore cruise is an another way of spending time more actively in Alanya. The participants board a ship, sail along Alanya's coast and admire a view of XIII century fortress standing on a rocky hill visible at the seaside. The ship stops twice to let people swim in the sea and visit some caves. Crewmen make the participants feel relaxed and...

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  • Cruiseing along the Alanya's coast

    Alongshore cruise is an another way of spending time more actively in Alanya. The participants board a ship and sail along Alanya's coast admireing the view of XIII century fortress visible at the seeside. The ship stops twice to let people swim in the see. Crewmen make the participants feel relaxed and satisfied. The swimming costume can be...

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  • Row your boat down the stream

    There are many possibilities of spending your time more actively than lieing on the beach and getting sunburnt. One of them is taking part in rafting, a very popular local attraction. It takes place in Taurus Mountains. At the start you are equipped with lifejacket, helmet and paddles, then you get in potnoon and row about 12 km down the river (I...

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  • Rafting

    Going rafting is a fun thing to do. From Antalya many tour companies have daily rafting tours. The rafting is done in the national park Köprülü Canyon and it starts by an old Ottoman bridge. You will not be alone as many tours are also organised from Side and Alanya. I went with Mevlana tours in Antalya (run by a very nice couple). In the morning...

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  • Tubing in the Medditerranean

    When on the boat cruise from Antalya to Fethiye, we stopped at a few random places and random boats will come up and try to sell services or food. One of the boats was a speed boat so we decided to go tubing! You can waterski or wakeboard but the equipment was weak. It was fun and definately recommend it to everyone! You bathing suit..... They...

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  • Sailing Paradise

    Sailing in Turkey will allow you to experience a truly enriching cultural exchange with the hospitable and gracious people of the coastal villages and towns. The tempered winds which generally blow from the west and north-west make the long summers ideal for yachting, and seem to encourage an appreciation of nature. From some of the turquoise...

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  • Scubadiving in Kas

    Kas is said to have the best diving in Turkey. Well, it is not the Red Sea but have some nice divingspots. I only made three dives and saw trumpetfishes, big groupers, tubeworms, fire worms cucumbers etc. There were also some broken amphoras and caves. I dived with Mavi diving which is a German divingcentre with mostley German divers. Once a week...

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  • Parasailing

    Parasailing is also a popular sport on the coastes of Turkey.. Almost all holiday villages and main hotels has parasailing activity available during summer..Parasail is a parachute attached to some moving transportation medium like a motorboat. The Parachute goes up in the air when the transport medium gets moving and the person attached with it...

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  • Diving in Turkey

    Diving for purposes of sport, with proper equipment and in non-restricted areas, is permitted in Turkish coasts. Foreign divers should have official documentation of their specifics and training and must be accompanied by a licensed Turkish guide.The limit for diving with diving gear is 30 meters. For educational purposes, this limit is extended to...

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  • Rafting in Turkey

    Turkey has some excellent rivers for white water rafting, including one that is rated by professional rafters as one of the top ten in the world, the Coruh River.The beauty of rafting is that no previous experience at all is required to experience this exhilarating outdoor sport. Each raft, which carries 4-8 people, is under the full control of a...

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  • Windsurfing in Aegean

    Aegean coasts of Turkey offers a wide variety of destinations and nice waters for surfers. Cesme-Alacati of Izmir, Bodrum and Marmaris are only a few of them. Most of holiday villages and 4-star hotels have good facilities for doing and learning that exciting activity.

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  • Golf in Turkey

    Golfing has become a very popular sport all around the world and also developing rapidly in Turkey..Currently the two main locations for golfers are Istanbul and Antalya, however the Ministry of Toruism has planned 11 areas to be established as golf courses..Antalya has become a popular destination for golfing and summer vacation.. The clubs Gloria...

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  • Why what like

    You can walking to historical places,swim or going to rafting. I prefer walk and visits interesting place.

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  • Paragliding

    The seaside village of Olu Deniz near Fethiye is surrounded on three sides by impressive mountains and is fast becoming the place to be in Turkey for serious Para-gliders.Baba Dag(Mountain) at Oludeniz offers three takeoff sites at 1700, 1800 and 1900 meters, facing SW , E and NE / SE respectively, which enable takeoffs with any wind direction....

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  • Galatasaray!!!

    Here is the team I'm supporting!! Re re re ra ra ra Galatasaray Galatasaray Cim BOM BOM!!!We took eufa cup and super cup!

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  • Turkey National Futball Team!

    Here is the champion!!!!! 8)))Ok ok I exaggerated... It's just the third of the world... We won the bronze cup in 2002 world cup! Our national team is our real pride..

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  • An Invitataion !

    Although Turkey is know with its beaches, water sport ans swimming..but also much of Turkey is mountainous, it is avaliable to ski and snowboard..Bursa - Uludag: This ski centre 36 km south of Bursa . The ski area lies between 1800-1900 m and the best season is from December to April.Bolu-Kartalkaya : This resort situated on the Istanbul - Ankara...

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  • Sea Kayaking !

    Sea Kayaking on the sunken city of Kekova is the most impressive attractions in Turkey !the other place where u can do it, Köycegiz Lake, the Dalyan delta and the coastline between Dalyan and Göçek Bay, with its many charming islands and bays...

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  • Trekking !

    The fascinating landscape of Lycian Turkey and Cappadocia provides excellent trekking routes for adventurous travellers..The largest canyon of Turkey,Saklýkent ,is also known an ideal place for trekking..trekking through the cool spring waters of the river and on the huge rocks of Saklýkent,u will be able to explore the hidden beauties of this...

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  • Jeep Safari !

    Jeep Safari is the most interesting way to explore the off th ebeaten track places in the Mediterranean.The Safari uses off road tracks whenever possible and avoids large roads unless there is no alternative road.The forest,mountains,high plateaus,unspoiled beaches,ancient ruins,local villages are some of the jeep safari destination..

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  • Rafting!

    It's a little known fact, but Turkey has some excellent rivers for white water rafting.In summer ,you 'll be rafting in gentlier waves of the river,Even if u are a beginner,like me,u can easily join this exciting adventure.The beauty of rafting is that no previous experience at all is required to experience this exhilarating outdoor sport. Each...

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  • Scuba Diving and Snorkling !

    Scuba diving in Turkey is a new activity that's gaining popularity especially in the Aegean and Mediterranean coasts specaily in Kas.There is plethora of animals,plants,historical ruins and treasures in the undersea world.. There are many diving centers in Turkey and , enables us to match your level of experience, language preferences and specific...

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  • Paragliding

    Paragliding is the simplest form of human flight.The Mediterranean of Turkey,especially Oludeniz provides ideal conditions for paragliding( the best place in Europe I reckon )and Paragliding in Oludeniz ia as famous as the area itself....once you are on the air,you will probably be surprised by how quiet and peaceful the experience is..and don't...

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  • Safari Jeep

    FUN TRIPSFor the young and the young at heart - Go on a Jeep Safari, make sure you have sun protection and wear a hat! also, make sure you take your beach stuff including a sweater(It can be cold on the return trip!)You will visit many places and have a great laugh.Oh ! nearly forgot -take a large bag of sweets with you, as you will pass through...

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  • Take a bath in Pamukkale

    Pamukkale is another must in Turkey. This white pools and cascades were formed by the sediments of calcareous materials. It's an amazing surrealistic place, near Denizli (south west of Turkey).

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  • Spiraling down to the Turquoise Sea

    The people who have done it, say it's the ultimate experience they ever had in Turkey. They drive you all the way up the granite mountain that towers over the Fethiye Bay, you get a pilot assigned to you, and the both of you skip, hop and jump until a gentle breeze lifts you over the hill and lets you spiral slowly down to the beautiful pristine...

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  • Cappadocia

    Many regions in Turkey offer some great hiking opportunities.The spectacular landscape around Göreme for excemple is a good playground for hikers. Bring your tent with you or if the weather is stable you can also take only a sleeping bag, as during the summer the temperatures won`t be a problem.

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