7 days in Turkey Itinerary

7 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Istanbul
— 4 nights
2
Alanya
— 1 night
3
Samandag
— 1 night

4
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Hagia Sophia Museum and Basilica Cistern. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami , and visit Ortakoy.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Istanbul online journey planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Istanbul. In September, daytime highs in Istanbul are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Alanya.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Basilica Cistern ©
Basilica Cistern
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

1
night
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.
On the 6th (Sun), kick back and relax at Kleopatra Beach and then admire the sheer force of Dimcay.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Alanya road trip planner.

Fly from Istanbul to Alanya in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Samandag.

Things to do in Alanya

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Kleopatra Beach ©
Kleopatra Beach

1
night
Samandag

Samandag
Samandağ is a town and district in Hatay Province of southern Turkey, at the mouth of the Orontes River on the Mediterranean coast, near Turkey's border with Syria, 25km from the city of Antakya. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cevlik Plaji and then contemplate the long history of Vespasianus Titus Tunnel.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Samandag sightseeing planning app.

You can drive from Alanya to Samandag in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In September, daytime highs in Samandag are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Samandag

Outdoors Beaches Parks

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