7 days in Adana, Hatay Province & Mardin Itinerary

7 days in Adana, Hatay Province & Mardin Itinerary

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Adana
— 2 nights
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Antakya
— 2 nights
3
Mardin
— 2 nights

2
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Adana

Adana ©
Adana is a major city in southern Turkey. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Adana: Mersin (Mersin Marina & Hz. Mikdat (Mugdat) Mosque). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sabanci Merkez Camii, walk around Adana Merkez Park, see the interesting displays at Adana Sinema Muzesi, and stop by Art Jophiel.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Adana online vacation builder.

Istanbul to Adana is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Istanbul in May: high temperatures in Adana hover around 32°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Antakya.

Things to do in Adana

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Mersin
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Tas Kopru ©
Tas Kopru
Sabanci Merkez Camii ©
Sabanci Merkez Camii
Adana Merkez Park ©
Adana Merkez Park

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Antakya

Antakya ©
Antakya is the seat of the Hatay Province in southern Turkey.In ancient times, Antakya was known as Antioch, and was for centuries one of the largest cities in the Roman Empire. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): visit Old City of Antakya, see the interesting displays at Antakya Archaeological Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Habibi Neccar Mosque. On the next day, admire the sheer force of Harbiye Selalesi, then admire the striking features of Ulu Mosque, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Pierre Kilisesi.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Antakya route maker app.

Traveling by car from Adana to Antakya takes 3 hours. In May in Antakya, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Mardin.

Things to do in Antakya

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature
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Antakya Archaeological Museum ©
Antakya Archaeological Museum
Habibi Neccar Mosque ©
Habibi Neccar Mosque
Ulu Mosque ©
Ulu Mosque

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Mardin

Mardin ©
Mardin is a city and multiple bishopric in southeastern Turkey. On the 2nd (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Hirmiz Chaldean Church, explore the ancient world of Dara Mesopotamia Ruins, then pause for some serene contemplation at Deyrulzafaran Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at KasImiye Medresesi. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Sabanci City Museum, then steep yourself in history at Zinciriye Medresesi, and then examine the collection at Mardin Museum.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Mardin online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Antakya to Mardin takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Antakya in June, you will find days in Mardin are somewhat warmer (41°C), and nights are slightly colder (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mardin

Historic Sites · Museums
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Deyrulzafaran Monastery ©
Deyrulzafaran Monastery
Dara Mesopotamia Ruins ©
Dara Mesopotamia Ruins
Mardin Museum ©
Mardin Museum

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