15 days in Turkey Itinerary

15 days in Turkey Itinerary

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15 days in Turkey Itinerary

Start: Montreal, Quebec
Fly:  14​h
1
Antalya
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  3​h 15​min
2
Selcuk
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Icmeler
— 2 nights
Bus:  3​h
4
Pamukkale
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  5​h 30​min
5
Goreme
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Montreal, Quebec

3
nights
Antalya

Antalya ©
Offering both sandy beaches packed with modern amenities and a historical town center filled with Roman ruins and Ottoman mosques, Antalya serves as one of the country's major tourist destinations.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Aspendos Ruins and Theater and Hadrian's Gate. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Monumental Fountain (Nymphaeum) and Ancient Theater. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Antalya: Phaselis (in Tekirova) and Carya Golf Club (in Belek). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Perge Ancient City, examine the collection at Antalya Muzesi, and go for a stroll along the water at Old City Marina.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Antalya trip builder .

Montreal, Canada to Antalya is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Montreal to Antalya is 8 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Montreal in February; daily highs in Antalya reach 19°C and lows reach 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Selcuk.

Things to do in Antalya

Historic Sites Museums Golf

Side Trips

Manavgat, Aspendos Ruins and Theater, Phaselis, Carya Golf Club
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Ancient Theater ©
Ancient Theater
Monumental Fountain (Nymphaeum) ©
Monumental Fountain (Nymphaeum)
Carya Golf Club ©
Carya Golf Club

2
nights
Selcuk

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Ephesus Terrace Houses, explore the ancient world of Efes Antik Kenti Tiyatrosu, then delve into the distant past at Public Latrine, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House). Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Bibliotheque de Celsus, examine the collection at Ephesus Museum, and then explore the ancient world of The Basilica of Saint John.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Selcuk trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Antalya to Selcuk takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Antalya in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Selcuk, with lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Icmeler.

Things to do in Selcuk

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Public Latrine ©
Public Latrine
The Basilica of Saint John ©
The Basilica of Saint John
Bibliotheque de Celsus ©
Bibliotheque de Celsus

2
nights
Icmeler

Icmeler ©
İçmeler is a popular Turkish holiday resort situated 8 kilometres from Marmaris. On the 11th (Tue), kick back and relax at Amos Beach, then stop by Trust Gold & Diamonds, and then stroll through Icmeler Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Turunc Sahil, browse the eclectic array of goods at Turunc Pazari, then admire the sheer force of Turgut Selalesi, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Go Karting, Hisaronu Tuirkey.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Icmeler day trip website .

Drive from Selcuk to Icmeler in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Selcuk to Icmeler, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Selcuk in February, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Icmeler, with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Icmeler

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Turunc, Turgut Selalesi, Go Karting, Hisaronu Tuirkey
Highlights from your plan
Icmeler Beach ©
Icmeler Beach
Trust Gold & Diamonds ©
Trust Gold & Diamonds
Turunc Pazari ©
Turunc Pazari

2
nights
Pamukkale

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): take a stroll through Karahayit, then delve into the distant past at Hierapolis, and then see the interesting displays at Ataturk & Ethnography Museum. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Akhan Kervansaray, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Servergazi Turbesi, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Karahayit Aglayan Kaya.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Pamukkale trip planner .

Getting from Icmeler to Pamukkale by bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Icmeler to Pamukkale. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Denizli
Highlights from your plan
Hierapolis ©
Hierapolis
Karahayit ©
Karahayit
Karahayit Aglayan Kaya ©
Karahayit Aglayan Kaya

4
nights
Goreme

Goreme
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.
Get in touch with nature at Ihlara Valley and Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri. Get some cultural insight at Cappadocia Cave Dwellings and Kaymakli. Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Cavusin Seramik, appreciate the extensive heritage of Güvercinlik Vadisi (Pigeon Valley), see Off-Road Tours, and take in the dramatic natural features at Fairy Chimneys.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Goreme travel route planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Pamukkale to Goreme takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Goreme can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Goreme

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Urgup, Nevsehir, Uchisar Castle, Ihlara Valley, Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri
Highlights from your plan
Kaymakli
Kaymakli
Cappadocia Cave Dwellings ©
Cappadocia Cave Dwellings
Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri ©
Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri

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