A policy of conservation of the stunning natural, cultural and historical assets has been and implemented on national and international levels. Preserved areas have been designated to be bequeathed to future generations. These are; National Parks, Preserved Areas, Nature Parks and Nature Monuments.
Turkey's 33 official national parks are of great interest to visitors, in terms of their outstanding beauty or historical significance.
They possess resorts, tourism facilities and preserved areas of rare beauty. There are 16 Natural Parks in Turkey.
There are 58 Nature Monuments in Turkey, protected under the regulations of national parks.
NATURAL PROTECTION AREAS
There are 35 areas preserved to protect endangered species of flora and fauna.