20 days in Turkey Itinerary

20 days in Turkey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Turkey travel route planner

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Fly to Dalaman International Airport, Drive to Marmaris
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Marmaris
— 3 nights
Drive
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Dalyan
— 1 night
Drive
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Oludeniz
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kas
— 2 nights
Drive
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Cirali
— 1 night
Drive
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Antalya
— 3 nights
Drive
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Alanya
— 2 nights
Drive
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Goreme, Cappadocia
— 4 nights
Drive to Kayseri Erkilet Airport, Fly to Sukkur

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Marmaris

— 3 nights
One of Turkey's major port towns and tourist resorts, Marmaris sits on the stretch of the Mediterranean coastline popularly known as the "Turkish Riviera." Nestled between verdant mountain ranges and the sea, Marmaris draws sailors and divers from around the globe, its marinas packed with private yachts and tour boats.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Trust Gold & Diamond Jewellery and Marmaris Museum. Family-friendly places like Marmaris Atlantis Waterpark and Marmaris Mountains will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Marmaris Beach, see Off-Road Tours, kick back and relax at Icmeler Beach, and hunt for treasures at Turunc Pazari.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Marmaris trip planning website.

Sukkur, Pakistan to Marmaris is an approximately 25.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Sukkur to Marmaris, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Sukkur in June, with highs in Marmaris at 35°C and lows at 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Dalyan.

Things to do in Marmaris

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Dalyan

— 1 night
Although it once seemed destined to become a stereotypical coastal resort, Dalyan remains unspoiled by commercial tourism because of its location within an environmentally protected area.
On the 17th (Thu), get a new perspective on things with Eurodive, then steep yourself in history at Kaunos, and then explore the ancient world of Lycian Rock Tombs.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Dalyan trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Marmaris to Dalyan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. June in Dalyan sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Oludeniz.

Things to do in Dalyan

Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Oludeniz

— 2 nights
Famous for its big lagoon, Oludeniz acts like a magnet for mass tourism, featuring some of the most photographed beaches on the Mediterranean.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, take in the waterfront at Fethiye Port, and then explore the historical opulence of Fethiye Kalesi. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Babadag, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Oludeniz trip planner.

You can drive from Dalyan to Oludeniz in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. June in Oludeniz sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kas.

Things to do in Oludeniz

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Nature

Side Trip

Kas

— 2 nights
An unspoiled fishing village for most of its existence, Kas now serves as a mostly quiet tourist town, located on the southern section of the country's Mediterranean coastline.
On the 20th (Sun), explore the activities along Kalekoy Harbour, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then don't miss a visit to Lions Tomb. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Patara Antik Kenti, then kick back and relax at Patara Plajı, and then explore the ancient world of Xanthos Antik Kenti.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kas trip maker site.

Getting from Oludeniz to Kas by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. June in Kas sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Cirali.

Things to do in Kas

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Cirali

— 1 night
A charming holiday destination, Cirali offers natural beaches and the iconic Flame of Chimera.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): steep yourself in history at Olympos Archeological Site, then explore the striking landscape at Chimaera, and then kick back and relax at Cirali Beach.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Cirali trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Kas to Cirali takes 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Cirali can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Antalya.

Things to do in Cirali

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Antalya

— 3 nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Goynuk Canyon and Bizans Hastanesi. Kids will enjoy Konyaalti Beach and Antalya Muzesi. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Antalya: Side (Monumental Fountain (Nymphaeum) & Ancient Theater). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Kursunlu Waterfalls, contemplate the long history of Hadrian's Gate, and take in the waterfront activity at Old City Marina.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Antalya trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Cirali to Antalya takes 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Antalya can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Alanya.

Things to do in Antalya

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Alanya

— 2 nights
A modest coastal town for most of its long history, Alanya became a cosmopolitan tourist destination in the 1990s, drawing big crowds with its nightlife and long stretch of sandy beaches.
On the 26th (Sat), explore the fascinating underground world of Dim Cave, take in the dramatic scenery at Dimcay, and then learn about all things military at Kizilkule. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sun): go for a walk through Alanya LimanI and then step into the grandiose world of Alanya Kalesi.

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Traveling by car from Antalya to Alanya takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Alanya

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Goreme, Cappadocia

— 4 nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Pasabag and Love Valley. Attractions like Horseback Riding Tours and Zemi Valley make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Goreme: Derinkuyu (Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri, Kaymakli Underground City, &more). There's much more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Red Valley, get outside with Royal Balloon, admire the masterpieces at Guray Museum, and get to know the fascinating history of Güvercinlik Vadisi (Pigeon Valley).

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Goreme online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Alanya to Goreme takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Goreme

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Turkey travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · Sacred & Religious Sites · History Museums
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.