14 days in Turkey Itinerary

14 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Fly to Kayseri Erkilet Airport, Drive to Goreme
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Goreme, Cappadocia
— 4 nights
Fly
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Pamukkale
— 2 nights
Fly
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Istanbul
— 7 nights
Fly

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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.
Goreme is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take an in-depth tour of Goreme Open-Air Museum, Head underground at Uchisar Castle, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Camur Magarasi Katpatuka.

To find reviews and more tourist information, refer to the Goreme road trip tool.

Karachi, Pakistan to Goreme is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) to Turkey Time (TRT) is minus 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Goreme can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Goreme

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

2
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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 formed calcite bathing pools.
On the 15th (Fri), take in the natural beauty of Pamukkale Thermal Pools, then push the limits with an extreme tour, and then Head underground at Kaklik Cave. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, then explore the ancient world of Hierapolis, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Anatolia Cemetery.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Pamukkale trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Goreme to Pamukkale takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Nature

7
nights
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, contemplate the long history of Galata Tower, explore the ancient world of Basilica Cistern, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Istanbul sightseeing planning website.

You can fly from Pamukkale to Istanbul in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. January in Istanbul sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 10°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Shopping

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.