21 days in Turkey Itinerary

21 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Muscat
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Trabzon
— 2 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  6 h 45 min
2
Marmaris
— 8 nights
Bus:  3 h
3
Pamukkale
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Antalya
— 7 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Muscat

2
nights
Trabzon

Trabzon ©
Trabzon, historically known as Trebizond is a city on the Black Sea coast of northeastern Turkey and the capital of Trabzon Province. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kadiralak Yaylasi, Rize Kalesi and Uzungol. The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Karun Hazinesi El Sanatlari Ustasi and identify plant and animal life at Hacka Yaylasi.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Trabzon trip itinerary maker tool.

Muscat, Oman to Trabzon is an approximately 15.5- hour flight. Traveling from Muscat to Trabzon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Muscat in July, expect Trabzon to be a bit cooler, temps between 31°C and 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Marmaris.

Things to do in Trabzon

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Rize Kalesi, Uzungol, Kadiralak Yaylasi
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Uzungol ©
Uzungol
Karun Hazinesi El Sanatlari Ustasi ©
Karun Hazinesi El Sanatlari Ustasi
Rize Kalesi ©
Rize Kalesi

8
nights
Marmaris

Marmaris ©
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.
Marmaris Thursday Market has been added to your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Caunos Tombs of the Kings and Bar Street Marmaris. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Icmeler Beach and Calis Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Marmaris side-trips: Kocamaar Ciftligi (in Datca), Dalyan Cami (in Dalyan) and Old Town (in Fethiye). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Marmaris Beach, wander the streets of Datca Peninsula, head off the coast to Sedir Island, and buy something for everyone on your list at Grand Bazzar.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Marmaris trip planner.

Getting from Trabzon to Marmaris by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. While traveling from Trabzon, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Marmaris, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Marmaris

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Icmeler, Fethiye, Kocamaar Ciftligi, Azmak Nehri, Dalyan Cami
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Icmeler Beach ©
Icmeler Beach
Marmaris Beach ©
Marmaris Beach
Palamutbükü Plajı ©
Palamutbükü Plajı

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at Anatolia Cemetery, then contemplate the long history of Hierapolis, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Pamukkale Thermal Pools. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Kaklik Cave, admire the striking features of Akhan Kervansaray, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally take a stroll through Karahayit.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Pamukkale trip planning app.

You can take a bus from Marmaris to Pamukkale in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Antalya.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Denizli
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Hierapolis ©
Hierapolis
Pamukkale Thermal Pools ©
Pamukkale Thermal Pools
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

7
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Kleopatra Beach and Cirali Beach. For shopping fun, head to Antalya Bazaar or Lidya Suzani Carpet Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Antalya: Side (Ancient Theater, Temple of Apollo, &more), Aspendos Ruins and Theater (in Serik) and Phaselis (in Tekirova). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Kaleici, explore the ancient world of Perge Ancient City, buy something for everyone on your list at TerraCity, and get your game on at Ters Ev.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Antalya trip maker tool.

Getting from Pamukkale to Antalya by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July in Antalya, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Antalya

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Manavgat, Phaselis, Cirali Beach, Aspendos Ruins and Theater, Kleopatra Beach
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Kleopatra Beach ©
Kleopatra Beach
Kaleici ©
Kaleici
Temple of Apollo ©
Temple of Apollo

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