13 days in Turkey Itinerary

13 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Istanbul
— 6 nights
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Goreme, Cappadocia
— 6 nights
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Istanbul — 6 nights

A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Hagia Sophia Mosque and Kapali Carsi. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern | Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Istanbul online driving holiday planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Istanbul is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Istanbul is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Singapore in February, expect Istanbul to be much colder, temps between 11°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to fly to Goreme.
Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Nature
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Goreme, Cappadocia — 6 nights

Famed for its landscape of unusually shaped stone formations and churches cut into the natural rocks, Goreme sits in the central part of the country, an area originally settled during Roman times.
Spend the 11th (Fri) exploring nature at Goreme National Park. Next up on the itinerary: soar above the sights with a balloon tour, explore the striking landscape at Fairy Chimneys, appreciate the views at Gulludere Vadisi, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Goreme day trip website.

You can fly from Istanbul to Goreme in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for colder nights when traveling from Istanbul in February since evenings lows in Goreme dip to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can catch the flight back home.
Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours
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Turkey travel guide

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Ruins · Architectural Buildings · Sacred & Religious Sites
Rich in culture and customs and brimming with hospitality, natural beauty, and historical heritage, Turkey serves as a crossroads between Asia and Europe. The landmass known as Anatolia on which Turkey thrives has been home to numerous civilizations and their faiths and cultures, as attested by the 13 World Heritage Sites and countless religious sites you'll find here. Relive the ancient world through the ruins, customs, and traditions that are among the nation's most precious heritages. Adventure-seekers have plenty do to here, including mountain climbing, scuba diving, rafting, and skiing. A holiday to Turkey is incomplete without a cup of Turkish coffee, the pinnacle of Turkish cuisine inscribed on the Intangible Cultural Heritage List.