What to take to Turkey
Each state has its own customs and ethnic characteristics. In this article, we will consider what to take to Turkey to make your vacation as comfortable as possible. First of all, you need to collect a set of necessary documents. Let's list them:
- passport, valid for another 3 months after the end of the trip;
- air tickets;
- insurance policy (issued by the tour operator);
- tourist voucher.
Sometimes the tour operator issues air tickets, a voucher and an insurance policy just before departure, at the airport.
What to put in your suitcase
Turkey is mainly influenced by the Mediterranean subtropical climate. Therefore, it is hot there in summer and warm enough in winter. For example, in Antalya and Istanbul, the temperature is never lower than +5 degrees. During the summer season, hot weather with high humidity prevails in Turkey. At this time, only light clothing should be taken for rest. If you are going to visit the country in October, then it is already chilly in the evenings. So put a windbreaker or warm jacket in your suitcase. You can also come to Turkey light. All the necessary clothing can be purchased there. You will need bathing supplies, light clothes and a hat. In summer, warm clothes are not needed, as during this time of the year it is warm in Turkey day and night. You don't need to bring towels with you, as the hotels provide tourists with personal hygiene products, including shampoo and soap..
What medicines should be in a travel first aid kit
The tourist needs to pick up a minimum of medicines, only the most necessary ones. Many drugs can be purchased in Turkey. You can take cold remedies, insect bites, pain relievers, and sedatives with you. Be sure to put in the medicine cabinet those products that you regularly take..
In order to visit the excursions in comfort, be sure to prepare comfortable flat shoes. For swimming in the sea, you can take special slippers. It is advisable for a tourist to use a belt bag in which he will carry a phone, documents and money. Going to Turkey, take a camera, battery and batteries. In this country, electronics are quite expensive. From money with you it is better to take dollars, which are considered a universal currency. Beforehand, a couple of bills can be exchanged for small ones - they will come in handy for a tip. Please note that usually $ 1 is left as a thank you for the service to the staff..
After preparing your suitcase, weigh it to eliminate excess weight. The weight limit differs from airline to airline. Usually it is allowed to carry hand luggage up to 10 kg and luggage up to 30 kg. If there is an advantage, then you will have to pay extra. Don't take too many things with you. It is best to leave room for gifts and souvenirs that you want to bring from Turkey.