Turkey has introduced Visa-on-Arrival facility for Indian visitors. Indian arriving in Istanbul can avail Visa-on-Arrival by paying a nominal fee of 15 Euro or USD 20. The Visa will be valid for 30 days. The facility will also be available to travellers holding the UK, US and Schengen Visa.
About 55,000 Indians visited Turkey in 2009. While this year, Turkish Tourism expects around 25 per cent improvement in visitor numbers. In order to create awareness about Turkish destinations and products, Turkish Tourism has already launched a major marketing campaign in India with the punch line – ‘Turkey is Ready’.