4 days in Turkey Itinerary

4 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Istanbul
— 2 nights
Fly
2
Goreme, Cappadocia
— 1 night
Fly

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Sultanahmet Square and Serefiye Sarnici. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hagia Sophia, admire the landmark architecture of Ayasofya Hurrem Sultan Hamam, delve into the distant past at Basilica Cistern, and contemplate the long history of Galata Tower.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Istanbul day trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Istanbul. June in Istanbul sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Güvercinlik Vadisi (Pigeon Valley), then appreciate the extensive heritage of Goreme National Park, and then enjoy unforgettable views with Royal Balloon.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Goreme trip planner.

You can fly from Istanbul to Goreme in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Istanbul in July, Goreme is slightly colder at night with lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Goreme

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Turkey travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · History Museums · 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.