14 days in Turkey Itinerary

14 days in Turkey Itinerary

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14 days in Turkey Itinerary

Start: Brooklyn
Fly:  19​h 30​min
1
Istanbul
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Sirince
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Pamukkale
— Few hours
Bus:  3​h
4
Marmaris
— 6 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  23​h
End: Brooklyn

3
nights
Istanbul

Istanbul ©
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.
Kids will enjoy Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) and Kisirkaya Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate Sultan Ahmed Mosque and Beykoz Kasri. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, enjoy the sand and surf at Selimpasa Sahili, contemplate the long history of Serefiye Sarnici, and explore the ancient world of Valens Aqueduct.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Istanbul road trip planning site .

Brooklyn, USA to Istanbul is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of tram and flight; or do a combination of tram, flight, and shuttle. Traveling from Brooklyn to Istanbul, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Istanbul are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Tue) before leaving for Sirince.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Beaches
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Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Basilica Cistern ©
Basilica Cistern

2
nights
Sirince

Sirince ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): go for a walk through Cittantica Ephesus Park and then make a trip to Byzantine acquaducts. On the next day, look for gifts at Populer Leather, pause for some serene contemplation at Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), then delve into the distant past at Ancient City of Ephesus, and finally wander the streets of Sirince Koyu.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Sirince trip site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Istanbul to Sirince. Traveling from Istanbul in August, expect nights in Sirince to be about the same, around 72°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 95°F. On the 13th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Sirince

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Selcuk
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Ancient City of Ephesus ©
Ancient City of Ephesus
Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House) ©
Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)
Camlik Locomotive Museum ©
Camlik Locomotive Museum

few
hours
Pamukkale

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): get outside with Outdoor Activities.

Plan my trip to Pamukkale with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Sirince to Pamukkale in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Marmaris.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

6
nights
Marmaris

Marmaris ©
One of Turkey's major port towns and tourist resorts, Marmaris sits on the stretch of the Mediterranean coastline popularly known as the "Turkish Riviera." Nestled between verdant mountain ranges and the sea, Marmaris draws sailors and divers from around the globe, its marinas packed with private yachts and tour boats.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Kaunos and Dalyan Cami. You'll get in some beach time at Iztuzu Beach 2 and Marmaris Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marmaris: Dalyan (Lycian Rock Tombs, Spas, &more). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Icmeler Beach, make a splash at Marmaris Atlantis Waterpark, explore the ancient world of Caunos Tombs of the Kings, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Siteler Sirinyer Cami.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Marmaris day trip tool .

You can take a bus from Pamukkale to Marmaris in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 70°F. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Marmaris

Outdoors Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Dalyan, Icmeler Beach
Highlights from your plan
Iztuzu Beach 2 ©
Iztuzu Beach 2
Icmeler Beach ©
Icmeler Beach
Kaunos ©
Kaunos

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