17 days in Ankara & Antalya Itinerary

17 days in Ankara & Antalya Itinerary

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Ankara
— 6 nights
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Antalya
— 10 nights

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Ankara

Ankara ©

Heart of Turkey

Turkey's capital and second-largest city, Ankara supports a large population of foreign diplomats and young students, contributing to the city's international feel.
Ankara is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Anitkabir, examine the collection at Rahmi M. Koc Muzesi, walk around Ahlatlibel Tesisleri Parki, and admire the masterpieces at 8 Hubb Art Gallery.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Ankara vacation planner.

Istanbul to Ankara is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Istanbul in June, plan for slightly colder days in Ankara, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Antalya.

Things to do in Ankara

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Historic Walking Area
Hamamonu Restored Area
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History Museum
Anitkabir
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Natural History Museum
Anadolu Medeniyetleri Muzesi
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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Antalya side-trips: Manavgat (Manavgat Waterfall & Manavgat Mosque), Alanya (Alanya LimanI & Kleopatra Beach) and Side (Vespasianus Aniti, Ancient Theater, &more). There's much more to do: visit Kaleici, steep yourself in history at Hadrian's Gate, take in the waterfront activity at Old City Marina, and take in breathtaking views at Goynuk Canyon.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Antalya trip site.

You can fly from Ankara to Antalya in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Ankara in June, plan for much hotter days in Antalya, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Antalya

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

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Must see
Temple of Apollo
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Kaleici
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