14 days in Turkey Itinerary

14 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Fly
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Istanbul
— 7 nights
Fly
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Pamukkale
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Selcuk
— 4 nights
Drive to Adnan Menderes International Airport, Fly to Erzurum International Airport

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Istanbul

Queen of Cities

A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves asĀ 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, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, take an in-depth tour of Chora Museum, and hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Istanbul trip tool.

Erzurum to Istanbul is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Erzurum in August, Istanbul is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods

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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 formedĀ calcite bathing pools.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): stroll the grounds of Anatolia Cemetery, then explore the ancient world of Hierapolis, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Pamukkale Thermal Pools. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour and then explore the fascinating underground world of Kaklik Cave.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Pamukkale driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Pamukkale takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Selcuk.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Nature

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Selcuk

An ideal base camp for exploring the Aegean coastline, Selcuk draws big tourist crowds due to its proximity to the ancient city of Ephesus.
Selcuk is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Ancient City of Ephesus, examine the collection at Camlik Locomotive Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Isa Bey Mosque, and make a splash at Aqua Fantasy- Aquapark Hotel & SPA.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Selcuk trip planner.

You can drive from Pamukkale to Selcuk in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August in Selcuk, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Selcuk

Historic Sites · Shopping · Theme Parks · Museums

Turkey travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · History Museums · Sacred & Religious Sites
Rich in culture and customs and brimming with hospitality, natural beauty, and historical heritage, Turkey serves as a crossroads between Asia and Europe. The landmass known as Anatolia on which Turkey thrives has been home to numerous civilizations and their faiths and cultures, as attested by the 13 World Heritage Sites and countless religious sites you'll find here. Relive the ancient world through the ruins, customs, and traditions that are among the nation's most precious heritages. Adventure-seekers have plenty do to here, including mountain climbing, scuba diving, rafting, and skiing. A holiday to Turkey is incomplete without a cup of Turkish coffee, the pinnacle of Turkish cuisine inscribed on the Intangible Cultural Heritage List.