8 days in Mardin & Diyarbakir Itinerary

8 days in Mardin & Diyarbakir Itinerary

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Mardin
— 2 nights
2
Diyarbakir
— 5 nights

2
nights
Mardin

Mardin ©
Mardin is a city and multiple bishopric in southeastern Turkey. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Latifiye Mosque and Mardin Protestan Kilisesi. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Dara Mesopotamia Ruins, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Hirmiz Chaldean Church, admire the striking features of Sehidiye Camii, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ulu Cami.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Mardin trip builder site.

Istanbul to Mardin is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. While traveling from Istanbul, expect much hotter days and a bit cooler nights in Mardin, ranging from highs of 41°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Diyarbakir.

Things to do in Mardin

Historic Sites
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Dara Mesopotamia Ruins ©
Dara Mesopotamia Ruins
Sehidiye Camii ©
Sehidiye Camii
Deyrulzafaran Monastery ©
Deyrulzafaran Monastery

5
nights
Diyarbakir

Diyarbakir ©
Diyarbakır is one of the largest cities in southeastern Turkey. Explore hidden gems such as Hz. Suleyman Turbesi and St. Giragos Armenian Church. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Great Mosque of DiyarbakIr, pause for some serene contemplation at Mar Petyun Keldani Catholic Church, hunt for treasures at Hasan Pasa Hani, and steep yourself in history at Iskender Pasa Mansion.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Diyarbakir trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Mardin to Diyarbakir by car takes about 1.5 hours. September in Diyarbakir sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Diyarbakir

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Zerzevan Kalesi ©
Zerzevan Kalesi
Behrampasa Mosque ©
Behrampasa Mosque
Nebii Mosque ©
Nebii Mosque

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