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Seven Day Free Stopover with Turkish Airlines and Accommodation

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey has announced complimentary seven-day stopover visa to Pakistani passengers who travel with Turkish Airlines from Pakistan to the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Schengen countries.

Turkish Airlines will offer seven-day free stopover visa with accommodation to the Pakistani passengers traveling in business and economy class from Pakistan to the all above-mentioned countries and have more than twenty hours connecting time. This new offer will allow the Pakistan passengers to get the chance of a free stopover in Istanbul with accommodation and hoteling cheque prepared by Turkish Airlines’ authorized staff after successful completion of the booking process of the passenger.

The cheque issued by the Turkish Airlines will enable the business class passengers to stay for two nights at a five-star hotel and economy class passengers to stay for one night at a four-star hotel in Sultanahmet and Taksim, the central points of Istanbul. These stopovers offer those passengers a complimentary accommodation and an opportunity to discover the beauty of Istanbul during the connecting time.

According to Turkish Airlines. “What would you say to an unforgettable adventure with a stopover in Istanbul? You’re invited to experience the legendary views of the Bosphorous, spectacular palaces, and a rich variety of shopping and entertainment. You’ll also enjoy free accommodation on your stopover in Istanbul with your flight departing from Pakistan. Istanbul is calling, so get ready for the most exciting days of your trip!”


  • Free accommodation is only available for flights departing from Pakistan arriving in the USA, United Kingdom, Ireland or the Schengen countries.
  • Free accommodation is only available with return tickets. Free accommodation can be used on the inbound or return journey.
  • Passengers are responsible for the cost of visas, transportation around the city, and transportation between the airport and hotel.

Turkish Airlines has been running stopover programmes for past many years, and offering guests a variety of services including airport meet and assist, transportation, accommodation, tours, and visa processing services.

Abdul Hadi
Abdul Hadi

Author is a C.A and professional blogger who has been writing since ten years. He specializes on various topics including Business, Technology, News, and local reviews. Abdul graduated from Skans School of accountancy in 2014. He like to produce useful guides for local readers. He also writes for different newspapers and blogs. You can reach him on Facebook


  • Fizza on 10/07/2017

    Can I take this opportunity of layover for 7 days in Istanbul while coming back from USA to Pakistan?


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