10 days in Istanbul, Bodrum & Antalya Itinerary

10 days in Istanbul, Bodrum & Antalya Itinerary

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Istanbul
— 4 nights
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Bodrum City
— 2 nights
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Antalya
— 2 nights

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Istanbul

Istanbul ©

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.
You'll explore and learn at Topkapi Palace and Chora Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Hagia Sophia Museum and Sultan Ahmed Mosque. There's still lots to do: stop by Sultanahmet District, enjoy the sand and surf at Solar Plajı, tour the pleasant surroundings at Suma Beach, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami .

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Istanbul trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Istanbul is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. While traveling from New Delhi, expect cooler days and little chillier nights in Istanbul, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Bodrum City.

Things to do in Istanbul

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Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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Bodrum City

Bodrum City ©

St.-Tropez of Turkey

More than a million tourists visit Bodrum City each year, drawn by its sandy beaches and luxury hotels.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Myndos Gate, then kick back and relax at Bitez Beach, then browse the different shops at Midtown Shopping Mall, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castle of St. Peter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, see the interesting displays at Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, delve into the distant past at Bodrum Amphitheater, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Bodrum Bazaar, and finally look for gifts at Gallery Mustafa.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bodrum City vacation maker website.

Getting from Istanbul to Bodrum City by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Istanbul in September, expect nights in Bodrum City to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 37°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Antalya.

Things to do in Bodrum City

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

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Castle of St. Peter ©
Castle of St. Peter
Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology ©
Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology
Mausoleum of Halicarnassus ©
Mausoleum of Halicarnassus

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Antalya

Antalya ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): kick back and relax at Konyaalti Beach and then examine the collection at Antalya Muzesi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Antalya Bazaar, then explore the ancient world of Hadrian's Gate, and then visit Kaleici.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Antalya tour planning site.

You can drive from Bodrum City to Antalya in 6.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, daily temperatures in Antalya can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Antalya

Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Konyaalti Beach ©
Konyaalti Beach
Kaleici ©
Kaleici
Antalya Muzesi ©
Antalya Muzesi

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