11 days in Cappadocia, Gaziantep & Trabzon Itinerary

11 days in Cappadocia, Gaziantep & Trabzon Itinerary

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11 days in Cappadocia, Gaziantep & Trabzon Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Urgup
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Guzelyurt
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Gaziantep
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
4
Trabzon
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: London

4
nights
Urgup

Urgup ©
A comfortable base for exploring the historical region of Cappadocia in the central part of the country, Urgup remains best known for its striking architecture of stone-cut buildings.
Urgup is known for nature, historic sites, museums, classes, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Goreme National Park, explore the fascinating underground world of Uchisar Castle, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and contemplate the long history of Museu a Ceu Aberto de Goreme.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Urgup trip itinerary maker app .

London, UK to Urgup is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Urgup is 3 hours. Traveling from London in October, you will find days in Urgup are a bit warmer (24°C), and nights are slightly colder (6°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Guzelyurt.

Things to do in Urgup

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Goreme, Uchisar, Guray Museum
Highlights from your plan
Goreme National Park ©
Goreme National Park
Balloon Rides
Off-Road Tours

2
nights
Guzelyurt

Guzelyurt ©
On the 26th (Mon), appreciate the views at Ihlara Valley, Head underground at Selime Monastery, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Yeraltı Şehri, steep yourself in history at Sivisli Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kilise Camii, and finally steep yourself in history at Guzelyurt Valley Monastery.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Guzelyurt trip site .

You can drive from Urgup to Guzelyurt in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Gaziantep.

Things to do in Guzelyurt

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri
Highlights from your plan
Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri ©
Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri
Ihlara Valley ©
Ihlara Valley
Selime Monastery ©
Selime Monastery

1
night
Gaziantep

Gaziantep ©
A haven for foodies, Gaziantep boasts almost 200 bakeries with what many claim to be the best baklava in the world.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): stroll around Dulukbaba Tabiat Parki, delve into the distant past at Zeugma Mosaic Museum, and then stop by Bakircilar Carsisi.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Gaziantep trip itinerary builder app .

You can drive from Guzelyurt to Gaziantep in 5.5 hours. In October in Gaziantep, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Trabzon.

Things to do in Gaziantep

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Zeugma Mosaic Museum ©
Zeugma Mosaic Museum
Bakircilar Carsisi ©
Bakircilar Carsisi
Dulukbaba Tabiat Parki ©
Dulukbaba Tabiat Parki

3
nights
Trabzon

Trabzon ©
Trabzon, historically known as Trebizond is a city on the Black Sea coast of northeastern Turkey and the capital of Trabzon Province. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Atatürk Köşkü, then delve into the distant past at Soumela Monastery, and then get to know the fascinating history of Boztepe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Trabzon Hagia Sophia Museum, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Surmene Camburnu Tabiat Parki, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fatih Camii.

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You can fly from Gaziantep to Trabzon in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. When traveling from Gaziantep in October, plan for little chillier days in Trabzon, with highs around 23°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Trabzon

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Soumela Monastery ©
Soumela Monastery
Trabzon Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Trabzon Hagia Sophia Museum
Boztepe ©
Boztepe

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