19 days in Turkey, Qatar & Oman Itinerary

19 days in Turkey, Qatar & Oman Itinerary

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Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  5 h
1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
2
Doha, Qatar
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
3
Muscat, Oman
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
4
Goreme, Turkey
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
5
Pamukkale, Turkey
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Selcuk, Turkey
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: London, United Kingdom

4
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

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.
Istanbul is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum, explore the world behind art at Chora Museum, admire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami .

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Istanbul trip itinerary maker site.

London, UK to Istanbul is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Istanbul, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Istanbul when traveling from London in November, with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Doha.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

2
nights
Doha, Qatar

Doha ©
Doha, Qatar's capital city, draws visitors with its constant development and expansion, making it a destination on the rise.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in the pleasant sights at Souq Waqif, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museum of Islamic Art, and then walk around MIA Park. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to The Corniche, don't miss a visit to The Pearl-Qatar, thenrelax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally walk around Aspire Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Doha trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Doha takes 8 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in November, expect nights in Doha to be a bit warmer, around 22°C, while days are much warmer, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Muscat.

Things to do in Doha

Parks Fun & Games Museums
Highlights from your plan
MIA Park ©
MIA Park
Souq Waqif ©
Souq Waqif
Museum of Islamic Art ©
Museum of Islamic Art

2
nights
Muscat, Oman

Muscat ©
The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): explore the engaging exhibits at The National Museum of Oman, thenexamine the collection at Bait Al Zubair, thencapture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. On the next day, make a trip to Corniche, ponder the world of politics at Al Alam Palace, and then make a trip to Mirani Fort.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Muscat road trip planning site.

You can fly from Doha to Muscat in 5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Doha to Muscat. In November, daytime highs in Muscat are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Muscat

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Muscat Governorate
Highlights from your plan
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque ©
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
The National Museum of Oman ©
The National Museum of Oman
Bait Al Zubair ©
Bait Al Zubair

3
nights
Goreme, Turkey

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.
Spend the 25th (Wed) exploring nature at Goreme Tarihi Milli Parki. There's lots more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, make a trip to Karanlik Kilise, go for a walk through Goreme Panorama, and explore the world behind art at Guray Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Goreme travel route planner.

Fly from Muscat to Goreme in 11.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Muscat to Goreme due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Muscat in November, with highs in Goreme at 16°C and lows at 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Goreme

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Gore Harabeleri, Alaturca Taner, Guray Museum, Cappadocia Cave Dwellings
Highlights from your plan
Balloon Rides
Goreme National Park ©
Goreme National Park
Cappadocia Cave Dwellings ©
Cappadocia Cave Dwellings

3
nights
Pamukkale, Turkey

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.
Pamukkale is known for nature, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: witness a stunning natural landmark at Pamukkale Thermal Pools, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, contemplate the long history of Byzantine Church, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Pamukkale trip itinerary website.

Getting from Goreme to Pamukkale by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Selcuk.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Laodikeia
Highlights from your plan
Hierapolis ©
Hierapolis
Pamukkale Thermal Pools ©
Pamukkale Thermal Pools
Anatolia Cemetery ©
Anatolia Cemetery

3
nights
Selcuk, Turkey

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, contemplate the long history of Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), stop by La Tulip Art Gallery, and don't miss a visit to Arcadian Way.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Selcuk trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Pamukkale to Selcuk takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Selcuk sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Selcuk

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bibliotheque de Celsus ©
Bibliotheque de Celsus
Ancient City of Ephesus ©
Ancient City of Ephesus
Efes Antik Kenti Tiyatrosu ©
Efes Antik Kenti Tiyatrosu

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