30 days in Turkey Itinerary

30 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Istanbul
— 7 nights
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Trabzon
— 3 nights
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Uzungol
— 2 nights
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Goreme, Cappadocia
— 4 nights
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Konya
— 2 nights
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Antalya
— 3 nights
7
Fethiye
— 3 nights
8
Istanbul
— 4 nights

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Istanbul

Istanbul ©

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.
Sanatkarlar Parki has been added to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, take a stroll through Ortakoy, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Istanbul online driving holiday planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Istanbul is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairo to Istanbul is 1 hour. When traveling from Cairo in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Istanbul: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 26°C at night. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Trabzon.

Things to do in Istanbul

Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

3
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. Trabzon is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Trabzon Hagia Sophia Museum, contemplate the long history of Atatürk Köşkü, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yeni Cuma Camii, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Boztepe.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Trabzon trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Trabzon takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Istanbul in October; daily highs in Trabzon reach 23°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Uzungol.

Things to do in Trabzon

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Soumela Monastery ©
Soumela Monastery
Trabzon Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Trabzon Hagia Sophia Museum
Yeni Cuma Camii ©
Yeni Cuma Camii

2
nights
Uzungol

Uzungol ©
Uzungöl is a lake situated to the south of the city of Trabzon, in the Çaykara district of Trabzon Province, Turkey. On the 22nd (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Sultan Murat Plateau, look for all kinds of wild species at Sarikaya Yaylasi, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Uzungol. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Baksi Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Uzungol online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Trabzon to Uzungol takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Uzungol

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Uzungol ©
Uzungol
Baksi Museum ©
Baksi Museum
Sarikaya Yaylasi
Sarikaya Yaylasi

4
nights
Goreme, Cappadocia

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Goreme: Derinkuyu (Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri & Kaymakli Underground City). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Goreme National Park, explore the striking landscape at Pasabag, appreciate the views at Red Valley, and see Off-Road Tours.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Goreme day trip planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Uzungol to Goreme. In October, daytime highs in Goreme are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can go by car to Konya.

Things to do in Goreme

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Goreme National Park ©
Goreme National Park
Balloon Rides

2
nights
Konya

Konya ©

City of Whirling Dervishes

The Anatolian city of Konya is overrun with intellectual students, cultural events, and historical sites.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sems-i Tebrizi Tomb & Mosque, take an in-depth tour of Mevlana Muzesi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Aziziye Cami, and finally take an in-depth tour of Konyanuma Panorama Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Konya online journey maker.

Traveling by car from Goreme to Konya takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Antalya.

Things to do in Konya

Highlights from your plan
Mevlana Muzesi ©
Mevlana Muzesi
Aziziye Cami ©
Aziziye Cami
Konyanuma Panorama Museum ©
Konyanuma Panorama Museum

3
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Antalya side-trips: Side (Ancient Theater, Temple of Apollo, &more). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Kaleici, get the adrenaline pumping with Indra Paramotor, examine the collection at Antalya Muzesi, and delve into the distant past at Perge Ancient City.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Antalya trip builder tool.

Getting from Konya to Antalya by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Konya in October; daily highs in Antalya reach 31°C and lows reach 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive to Fethiye.

Things to do in Antalya

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Temple of Apollo ©
Temple of Apollo
Kaleici ©
Kaleici
Lower Duden Waterfalls ©
Lower Duden Waterfalls

3
nights
Fethiye

A prosperous hub of tourism on the Mediterranean coastline, Fethiye boasts one of Turkey's finest natural harbors.
Take a break from Fethiye with a short trip to Babadag in Oludeniz, about 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Lycian Way, contemplate the long history of Downtown Fethiye, wander the streets of Old Town, and look for gifts at Anadolu el Sanatlari.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Fethiye vacation planning tool.

Getting from Antalya to Fethiye by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in November, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Fethiye

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Babadag ©
Babadag
Lycian D Spa & Turkish Bath ©
Lycian D Spa & Turkish Bath

4
nights
Istanbul

Istanbul ©

Queen of Cities

On the 5th (Thu), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. See even more of Istanbul: take an in-depth tour of Rumeli Fortress, don't miss a visit to Miniaturk, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Little Hagia Sophia, and soak in style at Turkish baths.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Istanbul online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Fethiye to Istanbul takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Fethiye in November, you will find days in Istanbul are slightly colder (17°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Highlights from your plan
Beylerbeyi Sarayı (TBMM-Milli Saraylar) ©
Beylerbeyi Sarayı (TBMM-Milli Saraylar)
Walking tours
Rumeli Fortress ©
Rumeli Fortress

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