7 days in Istanbul, Marmaris & Antalya Itinerary

7 days in Istanbul, Marmaris & Antalya Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Istanbul
— 2 nights
2
Marmaris
— 1 night
3
Antalya
— 2 nights

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hagia Sophia Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica Cistern, and finally make a trip to Hippodrome. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, thentake an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, thenpause for some serene contemplation at The Ecumenical Patriarchate, and finally get engrossed in the history at Chora Museum.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Istanbul trip itinerary planning app.

Surat, India to Istanbul is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2.5 hours traveling from Surat to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Surat in April: high temperatures in Istanbul hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (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

1
night
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.
On the 9th (Thu), look for gifts at Pasha Fine Jewelery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Icmeler Beach, thensee the interesting displays at Marmaris Balevi, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Marmaris Marina.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Marmaris travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Marmaris takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Istanbul in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Marmaris: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Antalya.

Things to do in Marmaris

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Icmeler Beach
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Marmaris Marina ©
Marmaris Marina
Pasha Fine Jewelery ©
Pasha Fine Jewelery
Icmeler Beach ©
Icmeler Beach

2
nights
Antalya

Antalya ©
Offering both sandy beaches packed with modern amenities and a historical town center filled with Roman ruins and Ottoman mosques, Antalya serves as one of the country's major tourist destinations.
On the 10th (Fri), wander the streets of Kaleici, thenstop by Lidya Suzani Carpet Gallery, and then see the interesting displays at Antalya Muzesi.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Antalya trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Marmaris to Antalya takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Antalya

Neighborhoods Museums Shopping
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Kaleici ©
Kaleici
Antalya Muzesi ©
Antalya Muzesi
Lidya Suzani Carpet Gallery ©
Lidya Suzani Carpet Gallery

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