In terms of scenic beauty rich in flora and fauna, or areas of great historical importance, Turkey’s 33 official national parks are of great interest to visitors. In addition there are 16 areas which have been recognised as natural parks or nature reserves, which are valued for their aesthetic, botanical and scientific value and their cultural and natural qualities preserved. These natural areas can provide a welcome break from the busy atmosphere of Turkey’s cities and resorts.
For more information, contact:
Forest Ministry Wildlife and National Parks Gazi Tesisleri 11
Gazi / Ankara
Tel: (+90 312) 212 63 00
Fax: (+90 312) 222 51 40
NB – I have combined the National Parks and Nature Parks into one section, so have also put together the two lists of images, as follows: