The e-visa is the new way to enter Turkey. The old visa on arrival is gone and now you can get you visa online through a very simple process. The length of the visas depends on your nationality, but all the visas are valid for 6 months since the first time used.
How to get the E-visa?
Go to the website: https://www.evisa.gov.tr/en/
Fill your information for the visa application: https://www.evisa.gov.tr/en/apply/
Make your payment: You must do it through by a credit or debit card (MasterCard or Visa). The cost is 20 dolars, around 15€, in most cases. It may change according to types of passports
Download and print: You will receive an e-mail with a pdf document with your visa. You should print it and show it on the passport control when you arrive to Turkey.
What do you need?
You need to have a travel document valid for at least 6 months from the date you intend to enter Turkey.
Are you eligible?
Turkish government has on their website a list of all nationalities eligible for an e-visa. You can consult them on the website below. Some nationalities don’t need a visa to come, like Germans.
The whole process is generally really easy and straight forward. In 5 minutes you will get your visa and after you are ready to travel to Turkey for some amazing days.