Eclectic Turkey offers a diverse mix of culture, action and relaxation, so whatever type of villa holiday you are looking for, you will find everything you could wish for. Let James Villa holidays help you to make the most of this increasingly popular destination; our handpicked collection of villas are situated in some of the finest locations throughout Turkey, with all the facilities you need to have a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Why not retreat to your private villa after a day exploring and having fun with your family at the beach or the bazaars, and take a dip in the refreshing pool.
Turkey boasts fantastic beaches, turquoise seas and picturesque scenery. Make the most of the dramatic landscapes, including stunning mountains and 350 blue flag beaches. It’s also home to delectable and unique cuisine, so be sure to sample all of the delicious local culinary delights, such as Turkish pastries, kebabs and baklava.
Step back in time at some of the world’s most impressive monuments as you discover this fascinating country; Turkey is home to numerous World Heritage Sites and ancient ruins. It’s also a wonderful place for those who like to indulge in a bit of retail therapy and bargain hunting. Visit a local bazaar to try out your bartering skills, pick up some authentic holiday souvenirs and get to know the friendly locals.
There is so much to do in Turkey, whatever your idea of the perfect getaway. If you are looking for an activity-packed holiday - or just a bit of excitement - you will be spoilt for choice. The wind and sea conditions make certain parts of Turkey perfect for kitesurfing and windsurfing, and most beach resorts offer a wide range of water sports. For a holiday at a slower pace, the Aegean Coast has beautiful stretches of coastline and amazing historic sites to uncover, while the Mediterranean Coast combines beautiful beaches with an impressive backdrop of the dramatic Taurus Mountains.
If you enjoy balmy temperatures then Turkey is definitely the place to be. The weather is warm from around April, at about 20 degrees Celsius, and can often get into the mid-30s in July and August. If you visit in the summer months you will get to enjoy up to 12 hours of sunshine each day. Winter and autumn are also fairly mild, with temperatures reaching mid-20s.
Straddling the two continents of Europe and Asia, Turkey is a melting pot with a fascinating fusion ambience. Experience where east meets west in this vibrant country and enjoy a blend of cultures from the Middle East, Asia, the Mediterranean, the Balkans and Greece. All these interesting cultural influences make Turkey a refreshing and exciting holiday destination.