Millions of people travel from Russia to Turkey every year. Russian citizens can travel to most countries without a visa.
Most of the people who go to Turkey from Russia go on vacation. Especially in June, July and August, the density increases. It is observed that Russian citizens prefer especially Antalya province of Turkey for their holidays.
Especially since 2020 and 2021, some Russian citizens who have a summer residence in Turkey have started to live in Turkey permanently. It is seen that many Russian citizens buy summer houses especially in Antalya. Recently, it is seen that Russians have invested more in housing in Turkey. Investing in real estate in Turkey is extremely advantageous and cost-effective. You can review the article titled “Investing in Turkey” on this subject. In addition, buying real estate in Turkey is an advantageous way to gain citizenship. Read the article titled ”Turkish Citizenship” on this subject.

Russian citizens do not have to obtain a visa for up to 60 days in Turkey. However, Russian citizens who will stay in Turkey for a longer period of time are required to obtain a residence permit. Citizens of Russia who will stay in Turkey for more than 90 days must obtain a visa. It is the Turkish authorities that are authorized for visas. The final decision on visa applications is made by the Turkish authorities. You can find detailed information on this subject in the article titled “How Much is a Visa to Turkey“.


Passports of Russian citizens wishing to enter Turkey should not be older than 10 years. Passports obtained more than 10 years ago need to be updated. The Turkish State carries out online visa procedures. People who want to get a visa should apply online.
There are many companies that organize vacations and trips from Russia to Turkey. Some of these companies are from Russia and some of them are from Turkey. There are also businesses established with a Russian-Turkish partnership. Package programs including accommodation, flight tickets, transportation, health and similar services are applied to people who come to Turkey for vacation and sightseeing through a tour company.
It is possible to have a wonderful and cheap holiday in Turkey. Read the article titled “Which Are the Best Holiday Villages in Turkey” on this subject.


It is known that Russian guests coming to Turkey are hosted in very good conditions. Turks are a hospitable nation. Many Russians take great pleasure in vacationing in Turkey, especially in the summer months. It is almost impossible to find empty hotels in the coastal areas of Turkey in June, July and August. For this reason, it is beneficial for Russian citizens who are considering a holiday in Turkey to make a reservation in advance.

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