D400 is a major highway in Turkey, more or less following the southern edge of the country. In Mediterranean Region, it closely follows the shoreline, connecting all major coastal towns.
D865 is a spectacular high mountain road in Turkey, running between the Black Sea and Çamlica Baraji.
The Zigana Geçidi is a mountain pass situated on the Pontic Mountains in Gümüşhane Province close to its border with Trabzon Province in northeastern Turkey.
Başkale (or Bashkala) is a town and district located in south-eastern Turkey in Van Province. There is one municipality in the Başkale district, the town centre, which was established 1937.
The Gülek Pass, at an elevation of 1,050 m (3,445 ft) above the sea level, is a pass through the Taurus Mountains connecting the low plains of Cilicia to the Anatolian Plateau, by way of the narrow gorge of the Gökoluk River. Its highest elevation is about 1000m.
The Sertavul Geçidi is a mountain pass, at an elevation of 1,660 m (5,446 ft) above the sea level, situated on the central Taurus Mountains at the border of Mersin Province with Karaman Province.
The Belen Geçidi, also known as the Syrian Gates, at an elevation of 660 m (2,165 ft) above the sea level is a mountain pass located in the Belen District of Hatay Province in south-central Turkey.
The cardinal rules of safety to survive Turkish driving are: drive very defensively, avoid driving at night, and never let emotions affect what you do.
Mountain road going through the Mount Ararat valley with a total length of 53km, located in the Eastern Anatolia Region of Turkey between Doğubayazıt and Iğdır, near the border with Iran, Armenia and Azerbaijan, between the Aras and Murat Rivers.
Road to Assos Harbor is a beach road located in the Ayvacık district of the Çanakkale Province, Turkey, with a total length of 2,2km.
Karapınar- Gumuskavak road is the name of the sharply winding and precipitous ascent in a a steep and narrow zig-zag road winding uphill to Kuş Yuvası Pass, a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1401m above the sea level, located in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey. This climb isn't for the faint-hearted.
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Kayaköy is a village 8 km south of Fethiyein southwestern Turkey where Anatolian Greek speaking Christians lived until approximately 1923. The ghost town, now preserved as a museum village, consists of hundreds of rundown but still mostly intact Greek-style houses and churches which cover a small mountainside and serve as a stopping place for tourists visiting Fethiye and nearby Ölüdeniz.
Goderdzi pass is a high mountain pass, at an elevation of 2025m above the sea level, located in high mountain part of Ajara, dividing this region and Samtskhe-Javakheti, in Georgia, near the border with Turkey. A ski resort is being built on the top of this pass, located two hours drive from the popular seaside resort town of Batumi.
Sar-i Hasan Beg is a high mountain pass located in the area of Iraqi urdistan bordering Iran and Turkey. The road to reach the summit is asphalted.
Assos Road (Fevzi Çakmak Cd) is a coastal narrow road steep with sheer drops, going to Assos (also known as Behramkale or for short Behram), a small historically rich town in the Ayvacık district of the Çanakkale Province, Turkey.