3 days in Malatya Province Itinerary

3 days in Malatya Province Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Istanbul, Turkey
Fly + Drive:  5 h 15 min
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Istanbul, Turkey


Darende ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Gunpinar Selalesi.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Darende trip itinerary planning site.

Istanbul to Darende is an approximately 5.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. When traveling from Istanbul in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Darende: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Malatya.

Things to do in Darende

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Gunpinar Selalesi ©
Gunpinar Selalesi


Malatya ©
Malatya is a large city in the Eastern Anatolia region of Turkey and the capital of Malatya Province. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): admire the striking features of Battalgazi Grand Mosque, then explore the ancient world of Aslantepe Ruins, and then admire the striking features of Armourer Mustafa Pasha Caravanserai. On your second day here, admire the verdant scenery at Levent Valley and then buy something for everyone on your list at MalatyaPark Shopping Center.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Malatya trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Darende to Malatya takes 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Malatya are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Malatya

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Aslantepe Ruins ©
Aslantepe Ruins
Armourer Mustafa Pasha Caravanserai ©
Armourer Mustafa Pasha Caravanserai
MalatyaPark Shopping Center ©
MalatyaPark Shopping Center