Turkey is part of Asia with main city at
Ankara. Its Developing country with a
population of 79M people. The main currency is Turkish Lira. The languages
spoken are Turkish. the Republic of Turkey is the formal name of Turkey It is adviced to High degree of caution Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~2.44 °C 🌧 ~80.65 mm 👨👩👦👦 79M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record High degree of caution
We have reviewed our travel advice for Turkey and added new information on health risks - we haven't changed the level - it remains exercise a high degree of caution in Ankara and Istanbul, and in Turkey overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country. Reconsider your need to travel to Provinces of Batman, Bingol, Bitlis, Diyarbakir Province, Gaziantep, Hakkari, Hatay, Kilis, Mardin, Sanliurfa, Siirt, Sirnak, Tunceli and Van. Do not travel to Areas within 10 kilometres of the border with Syria, Diyarbakir city.
issued date: September 24, 2019
Turkey uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Turkish
💱 Currencies Used
Turkey uses the Turkish lira (symbol: ?), code TRY.Banknotes come in denominations of 200, 100, 50, 20, 10 and 5 Lira. Lira is subdivided into 100 kuru?s. Coins come in denominations of 1 lira and 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 kuru?s.
Automatic teller machines are very common in Turkey. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Turkey. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip. Receipts might sometimes include a service charge. If there is a service charge there is no need to tip.