Destination " Turkey "
On account of its unique geographical location and
structure, with its untouched and preserved nature and
multitude of wild species, Turkey gains its position as one
of the most important hunting destinations in the world.
Besides its unique wild species and top quality trophies,
its hospitality, good service, pleasant and fastidious
holiday opportunities, it awakens more and more interest
among hunters all around the world.
Surrounded by three seas and continents, Turkey extends with
an area of 778 458 km2 over Europe and Asia. Thanks to its
great extent, this beautiful country has the opportunity to
possess a variety of climate zones, a rich flora and fauna
and a multitude of wild species.
In its incomparably beautiful forests, comprising a third of
the country, you can find nearly 80.000 fauna and 10.000
various kinds of flora. 3.000 of which is only existent in
As a modern and environmentally friendly country, Turkey is
the homeland for 38 national parks, 35 nature reserve areas,
17 nature parks and 101 nature spots with its 21.188.747
hectares of forest (comprising %27,2 of the country). Owing
to the annual update of Wild Life Management System and the
new game law 2004, Turkey could develop itself to a desired
hunting destination with its hunting ground and wild
Under international agreement and contracts, like 1984 BERN,
1994 RAMSER, 1996 CITES, Turkey is among the few countries
that can guarantee its nature treasures to the next
Besides the above mentioned reasons there are other factors
of importance: the modern and western life in the country,
at a short distance to Europe, traditional hospitality of
Anatolia and the few inhabited hunting regions.
The long lasting hunting prohibition of Anatolian Chamois,
Anatolian Sheep, Anatolian Red Deer,Anatolian Roe Deer, and
the peoples disinterest in hunting of wild boars restrict
the top quality of trophies.The infrastructural construction
of the airports, hotel and transport make Turkey an
irresistible destination for foreign hunters.