Istanbul Travel Information

 

TRAVEL INFORMATION ABOUT ISTANBUL & CAPPADOCIA

 

Weather in Istanbul, Turkey

 

In April, the afternoon temperatures reach an average of 10 to 18 degrees, while temperatures in the morning and night are around 8 to 10 degrees Celsius.
 

The 2021 Istanbul Success Summit will be held from 5 to 11 April 2021, which is in the Spring Season. The average amount of daylight in Spring is 14 hours. The temperatures for Istanbul during this time will be:

Month High Low
March 12°
April 17°
May 22° 13°

Do remember to dress appropriately for the weather!

 

CURRENCY

The official currency in Turkey is the Turkish Lira (TL). There are currently bills of 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200 Turkish Lira. Coins are 1 Lira and 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 kuru (100 kuru = 1 Lira).

 

TAX IN ISTANBUL

The consumption tax in Turkey varies from 1%, 8% to 18% Value-added tax (VAT).

 

TIME ZONE

GMT +3
 

AIRLINE CITY CODE

ISTANBUL

Istanbul Airport (IST), located on the European side of the city.

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW), located on the Asian part of the city.

 

CAPPADOCIA

Kayseri Erkilet Airport (ASR), located in Kayseri

Nevşehir Kapadokya Airport (NAV), located in Nevşehir Province

 

LOCAL LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Turkish is the official language of Turkey and English is widely spoken in Istanbul.

 

TELEPHONE COUNTRY CODE

(+90)

 

VISA INFORMATION

Any foreign visitor who wishes to enter Turkey must have a passport, which will remain valid during the period of stay. In order to enter Turkey, visitors usually must comply with the conditions of their visas and authorizations of resident eligibility.

COUNTRY VISA APPLICATION TYPE OF VISA
Thailand No Exempted
Philippines Yes
VISA
Singapore No Exempted
Malaysia No Exempted
Brunei No Exempted
Indonesia Yes e-VISA
Vietnam Yes VISA
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