10 days in Turkey Itinerary

10 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Antalya
— 1 day
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Fethiye
— 2 nights
3
Bodrum City
— 1 night
4
Pamukkale
— 1 night
5
Istanbul
— 3 nights
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Goreme, Cappadocia
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 30th (Wed), examine the collection at Antalya Muzesi, then take in the dramatic scenery at Lower Duden Waterfalls, and then stop by Kaleici.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Antalya online tour planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Antalya. In September, daily temperatures in Antalya can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Fethiye.

Things to do in Antalya

Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Kaleici ©
Kaleici
Lower Duden Waterfalls ©
Lower Duden Waterfalls
Antalya Muzesi ©
Antalya Muzesi

2
nights
Fethiye

A prosperous hub of tourism on the Mediterranean coastline, Fethiye boasts one of Turkey's finest natural harbors.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in breathtaking views at Saklikent Milli Parki and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Oludeniz PlajI, then test your team's savvy at Hotel Room Escape, then see where the ancients bathed at Lycian D Spa & Turkish Bath, and finally stop by Can BaharatcIlIk Cihan Zor.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Fethiye road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Antalya to Fethiye takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Antalya in September, Fethiye is slightly colder at night with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bodrum City.

Things to do in Fethiye

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Lycian D Spa & Turkish Bath ©
Lycian D Spa & Turkish Bath
Hotel Room Escape ©
Hotel Room Escape

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night
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 3rd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, explore the historical opulence of Castle of St. Peter, then stop by Gallery Mustafa, and finally discover the deep blue sea with Aquapro Dive Center.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bodrum City day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Fethiye to Bodrum City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Fethiye in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Bodrum City, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Bodrum City

Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Aquapro Dive Center ©
Aquapro Dive Center
Castle of St. Peter ©
Castle of St. Peter
Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology ©
Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology

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night
Pamukkale

Pamukkale ©

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.
On the 4th (Sun), stroll the grounds of Anatolia Cemetery, then steep yourself in history at Hierapolis, and then take in the natural beauty of Pamukkale Thermal Pools.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Pamukkale road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Bodrum City to Pamukkale takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Hierapolis ©
Hierapolis
Pamukkale Thermal Pools ©
Pamukkale Thermal Pools
Anatolia Cemetery ©
Anatolia Cemetery

3
nights
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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, and admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Istanbul planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Pamukkale to Istanbul takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October in Istanbul, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Istanbul

Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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nights
Goreme, Cappadocia

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, appreciate the extensive heritage of Goreme National Park, and then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Uchisar Castle, then appreciate the views at Gulludere Vadisi, and then get engrossed in the history at Goreme Open-Air Museum.

Discover how to plan a Goreme trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Istanbul to Goreme in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Istanbul in October: highs in Goreme hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Goreme

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Balloon Rides
Goreme National Park ©
Goreme National Park

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