3 days in Turkey Itinerary

3 days in Turkey Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Turkey trip planner

Make it your trip
— 1 day
Drive to Adnan Menderes International Airport, Fly to Istanbul
— 2 nights



— 1 day
On the 16th (Thu), walk around Gumuldur Tabiat ParkI and then find something for the whole family at Yali Castle Aquapark.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Gumuldur tour itinerary maker app.

Izmir to Gumuldur is an approximately 1-hour car ride. When traveling from Izmir in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Gumuldur, with highs around 34°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Gumuldur

Parks · Theme Parks


— 2 nights

Queen of Cities

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, then steep yourself in history at Basilica Cistern, then admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Mosque, and finally get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, get engrossed in the history at Galata Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami , then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, then make a trip to Sultanahmet Square, and finally make a trip to Hippodrome.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Istanbul trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Gumuldur to Istanbul with the Route module. Traveling from Gumuldur in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Istanbul, with lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Turkey travel guide

Ruins · Architectural Buildings · Sacred & Religious Sites
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.