11 days in Turkish Aegean Coast Itinerary

11 days in Turkish Aegean Coast Itinerary

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Fethiye
— 4 nights
Drive
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Datca
— 2 nights
Drive
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Icmeler
— 2 nights
Drive
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Dalyan
— 2 nights
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Fethiye

A prosperous hub of tourism on the Mediterranean coastline, Fethiye boasts one of Turkey's finest natural harbors.
Kids will enjoy Oludeniz PlajI and Old Town. Discover out-of-the-way places like The Lycian Way and Tlos. Go for a jaunt from Fethiye to Oludeniz to see Babadag about 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Saklikent Milli Parki, take in the waterfront at Fethiye Port, stroll through Calis Beach, and explore the fascinating underground world of Mavi Magara.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Fethiye trip itinerary app.

Istanbul to Fethiye is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Datca.

Things to do in Fethiye

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

2
nights
Datca

Datça is a district of Muğla Province in south-west Turkey, and the center town of the district. On the 17th (Tue), browse the range of quality goods at Oda Sanat Art Boutique, kick back and relax at HayItbuku PlajI, and then stroll through Ovabuku PlajI. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Palamutbükü Plajı and then enjoy the sand and surf at Akvaryum Koyu.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Datca trip planner.

Getting from Fethiye to Datca by car takes about 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Fethiye in August; daily highs in Datca reach 43°C and lows reach 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Icmeler.

Things to do in Datca

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

2
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Icmeler

İçmeler is a popular Turkish holiday resort situated 8 kilometres from Marmaris. On the 19th (Thu), take a stroll through Datca Peninsula, then explore the activities along Azmak Nehri, and then step into the grandiose world of Marmaris Museum. On the next day, kick back and relax at Icmeler Beach, then stop by Kurt Jewellery, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally appreciate the history behind Marmaris Mountains.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Icmeler trip planner.

Getting from Datca to Icmeler by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Datca to Icmeler, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Datca, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Icmeler, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Dalyan.

Things to do in Icmeler

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

2
nights
Dalyan

Although it once seemed destined to become a stereotypical coastal resort, Dalyan remains unspoiled by commercial tourism because of its location within an environmentally protected area.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Sulungur Golu and then kick back and relax at Iztuzu Beach 2. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Dalyan Special Environmental Protection Area and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Dalyan trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Icmeler to Dalyan takes 2 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Icmeler to Dalyan due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Icmeler in August, Dalyan is slightly colder at night with lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dalyan

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Turkish Aegean Coast travel guide

4.2
Beaches · Ruins · Nightlife
Abounding with the smell of local olive farms and citrus plantations, Turkish Aegean Coast offers stunning beaches dotted with picturesque harbors. Colorful parachutes float gently above the clear, turquoise water. The warm climate year-round makes the area a vacation destination in any season. Neighboring modern cities feature palm-lined streets, neoclassical architecture, and ruins from ancient times. You'll find yourself surrounded with fertile valleys in this region, as small lush hills rise out of the sea. Learn about the ancient art and philosophy that the coast inspired in this land of wine, honey, and olive oil.