5 days in Turkey Itinerary

5 days in Turkey Itinerary

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1
Istanbul
— 1 night
Fly
2
Dalyan
— 1 night
Drive
3
Oludeniz
— 1 night
Taxi to Fethiye, Bus to Manavgat
4
Manavgat
— 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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, then admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia, and finally get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Galata Tower, stroll around Gulhane Park, appreciate the history behind Sultanahmet Square, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, and finally hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Istanbul tour planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Istanbul. In June in Istanbul, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Dalyan.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

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Dalyan

Although it once seemed destined to become a stereotypical coastal resort, Dalyan remains unspoiled by commercial tourism because of its location within an environmentally protected area.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): stroll through Iztuzu Beach 2.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Dalyan road trip app.

Getting from Istanbul to Dalyan by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Istanbul in June: highs in Dalyan hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Oludeniz.

Things to do in Dalyan

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

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Oludeniz

Famous for its big lagoon, Oludeniz acts like a magnet for mass tourism, featuring some of the most photographed beaches on the Mediterranean.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Babadag, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Oludeniz day trip website.

You can drive from Dalyan to Oludeniz in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In June, daytime highs in Oludeniz are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Manavgat.

Things to do in Oludeniz

Spas · Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

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night
Manavgat

Nestled between the Taurus Mountains and the sun-kissed beaches of the Mediterranean coastline, Manavgat serves as a regional center of tourism, offering easy access to a long stretch of sandy beaches.
On the 25th (Thu), explore the ancient world of Ancient Theater, then explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo, and then examine the collection at Side Museum.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Manavgat trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and bus from Oludeniz to Manavgat in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. June in Manavgat sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manavgat

Historic Sites · Museums

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.