5 days in Turkey Itinerary

5 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Istanbul
— 1 night
2
Marmaris
— 1 night
3
Fethiye
— 1 night
4
Alanya
— 1 night

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Istanbul

Istanbul ©
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.
On the 18th (Tue), take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami . Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Chora Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica Cistern, thentake an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Istanbul road trip planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Istanbul. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Marmaris.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): go for a stroll along the water at Marmaris Marina, see Off-Road Tours, and then kick back and relax at Icmeler Beach.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Marmaris trip planning app.

You can fly from Istanbul to Marmaris in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. August in Marmaris sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Fethiye.

Things to do in Marmaris

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Icmeler Beach
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Icmeler Beach ©
Icmeler Beach
Off-Road Tours
Marmaris Marina ©
Marmaris Marina

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Fethiye

Fethiye ©
A prosperous hub of tourism on the Mediterranean coastline, Fethiye boasts one of Turkey's finest natural harbors.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): stroll through Oludeniz PlajI, thenpush the limits with an extreme tour, and then stop by Fethiye Harbour.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Fethiye road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Marmaris to Fethiye takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Alanya.

Things to do in Fethiye

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Oludeniz
Highlights from your plan
Oludeniz PlajI ©
Oludeniz PlajI
Fethiye Harbour ©
Fethiye Harbour
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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Alanya

Alanya ©
A modest coastal town for most of its long history, Alanya became a cosmopolitan tourist destination in the 1990s, drawing big crowds with its nightlife and long stretch of sandy beaches.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Hamaxia, enjoy the sand and surf at Kleopatra Beach, thensee the interesting displays at Alanya Arkeoloji Muzesi, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Alanya vacation maker tool.

Traveling by car from Fethiye to Alanya takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Alanya

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Kleopatra Beach ©
Kleopatra Beach
Parasailing & Paragliding
Alanya Arkeoloji Muzesi ©
Alanya Arkeoloji Muzesi

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