15 days in Turkey Itinerary

15 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Fly
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Istanbul
— 3 nights
Fly
2
Pamukkale
— 1 night
Drive
3
Fethiye
— 2 nights
Bus
4
Antalya
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Konya
— 1 day
Fly
6
Istanbul
— 3 nights
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Istanbul — 3 nights

Queen of Cities

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Camlica Hill, Mısır Çarşısı, Fatih Mosque and Complex, and other attractions.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Istanbul journey maker site.

Sialkot, Pakistan to Istanbul is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) to Turkey Time (TRT) is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Sialkot in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Istanbul, with highs around 28°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to fly to Pamukkale.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Nightlife
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Pamukkale — 1 night

Cotton Castle

A popular spa since the second century BCE, the modern city of Pamukkale continues to draw worldwide attention with its hot springs and travertines--naturally formed calcite bathing pools.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Hierapolis, Pamukkale Thermal Pools, Cleopatra Pools, and other attractions you added.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Pamukkale online tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Pamukkale takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Fethiye.
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Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Fethiye — 2 nights

A prosperous hub of tourism on the Mediterranean coastline, Fethiye boasts one of Turkey's finest natural harbors.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Old Town, Downtown Fethiye, Calis Beach, and other attractions you added. On your second day here, take in breathtaking views at Saklikent Milli Parki and then delve into the distant past at Tlos.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Fethiye trip planner.

You can drive from Pamukkale to Fethiye in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Antalya.
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Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature
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Antalya — 3 nights

Offering both sandy beaches packed with modern amenities and a historical town center filled with Roman ruins and Ottoman mosques, Antalya serves as one of the country's major tourist destinations.
To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Antalya online trip itinerary builder.

You can take a bus from Fethiye to Antalya in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Konya.
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Konya — 1 day

City of Whirling Dervishes

The Anatolian city of Konya is overrun with intellectual students, cultural events, and historical sites.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): examine the collection at İstiklal Harbi Şehitleri Abidesi, get engrossed in the history at Konyanuma Panorama Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Mevlana Muzesi.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Konya day trip planning tool.

Getting from Antalya to Konya by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Antalya in October, things will get slightly colder in Konya: highs are around 22°C and lows about 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Istanbul.
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Museums · Historic Sites
Side Trip
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Istanbul — 3 nights

Queen of Cities

Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bosphorus Bridge and Ortakoy. Explore Istanbul further: admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, take an in-depth tour of Rumeli Fortress, explore the world behind art at Chora Museum, and contemplate the waterfront views at Bosphorus Strait.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Istanbul trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Konya to Istanbul takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Konya in October, you will find days in Istanbul are a bit warmer (28°C), and nights are much hotter (26°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.
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Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature
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Turkey travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · Sacred & Religious Sites · History Museums
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.
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