Countries that can be accessed with the Turkish passport minus having to worry about a visa include: Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Thailand, Dominica, Palestine, Libya, Morocco, Uruguay, Ukraine, Montenegro, Jamaica, Costa Rica, Albania, Oman, Lebanon, Qatar, Tunisia, Brazil, Botswana, Argentina, Syria,, South Africa, Singapore, Dominica, Georgia, Ecuador El Salvador, Bolivia, Belarus, Chile, Mongolia, Venezuela, Philippines, Peru, Moldova, Russia, Mauritius, Kyrgyzstan, Guatemala, Honduras, Haiti, Colombia, Botswana, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Panama, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Kosovo, Malaysia, North Korea, and Albania.
Countries that offer visas upon arrival include Madagascar, Armenia, Maldives, Kuwait, Guinea, Mauritania, Bahrain, Djibouti, Uganda, Tanzania, Ivory Coast, Zambia, Togo, East Timor, Tajikistan, Cambodia, Mozambique, Nepal, Comoros, Sudan, and Indonesia.
Countries that can grant visas online (via the internet) include Senegal, Myanmar, Mexico, Australia, and Rwanda, Sri Lanka.
For the foreigners applying for Turkish citizenship, it is possible to request for the Turkish passport at the time of application. This helps do away with the need for a residency period before getting the document.
In short, with its ranking and benefits, holding a Turkish passport comes with exciting perks!
Turkey has four categories of passports to cater to different holders as indicated below: