8 days in Ankara & Canakkale Itinerary

8 days in Ankara & Canakkale Itinerary

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Ankara
— 4 nights
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Canakkale
— 3 nights

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Ankara

Ankara ©

Heart of Turkey

Turkey's capital and second-largest city, Ankara supports a large population of foreign diplomats and young students, contributing to the city's international feel.
Ankara is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Anitkabir, admire the striking features of Haci Bayram Mosque (Haci Bayram Camii), examine the collection at Rahmi M. Koc Muzesi, and learn more about the world around you at Anadolu Medeniyetleri Muzesi.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ankara online travel route planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Ankara. May in Ankara sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Canakkale.

Things to do in Ankara

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Anitkabir
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Specialty Museum
Rahmi M. Koc Muzesi
4.8

3
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Canakkale

Canakkale ©
A center of landmarks from Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman eras, Canakkale showcases natural beauty and myth.
On the 22nd (Fri), brush up on your military savvy at Canakkale Naval Museum, then take in the history at Gallipoli Battlefield, then contemplate the long history of Anzac Cove, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Namazgah Tabyalari. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Troya Muzesi, then witness the site of a historic battle at Troy (Truva), then view the masterpieces at Rhapsodos Mozaik, and finally learn about all things military at Military Marine Museum.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Canakkale day trip planner.

You can fly from Ankara to Canakkale in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Ankara in May: highs in Canakkale hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Canakkale

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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History Museum
Troya Muzesi
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World heritage site
Troy (Truva)
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Historic Site
Anzac Cove
4.8

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