6 days in Mersin (Icel) Itinerary

6 days in Mersin (Icel) Itinerary

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Tarsus
— 1 day
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Anamur
— 1 night
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Silifke
— 4 nights
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Tarsus

Tarsus is a historic city in south-central Turkey, 20 km inland from the Mediterranean. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Eshab-i Kehf Cave Mosque, make a trip to Makam-i Danyal Camii (Tomb of Daniel), and then admire the sheer force of Tarsus Waterfall.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Tarsus trip planner.

Adana to Tarsus is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in August, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Anamur.

Things to do in Tarsus

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

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Anamur

Anamur is a town and district of the province of Mersin, on the Mediterranean coast of southern Turkey, between Antalya and the city of Mersin.Anamur is Anatolia's southernmost point, a coastal resort famous for its bananas and peanuts.EtymologyAnamur has mutated from the Ancient Greek "Anemourion", Latinized as "Anemurium", meaning "windmill". Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Mamure Kalesi, explore the ancient world of Anemurium, and then Head underground at Kosekbuku Magarasi.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Anamur trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tarsus to Anamur takes 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Silifke.

Things to do in Anamur

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip

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Silifke

Silifke is a town and district in south-central Mersin Province, Turkey, 80km west of the city of Mersin, on the west end of Çukurova.Silifke is near the Mediterranean coast, on the banks of the Göksu River, which flows from the nearby Taurus Mountains, surrounded by attractive countryside along the river banks.EtymologySilifke was formerly called Seleucia on the Calycadnus — variously cited over the centuries as Seleucia Cilicia, Seleucia Isauria, Seleucia Trachea, and Seleucia Tracheotis —. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Silifke: Mersin (Mirror Lake - Gilindir Cave, Mersin Forum, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Narlikuyu, steep yourself in history at Kiz Castle, explore the fascinating underground world of Astim Cave, and enjoy the sand and surf at Tisan Koyu.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Silifke road trip planning app.

You can drive from Anamur to Silifke in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Silifke

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Mersin (Icel) travel guide

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Caves · Marinas · Beaches