9 days in Turkey Itinerary

9 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Drive
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Zonguldak
— 1 night
Drive
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Bartin
— 2 nights
Drive
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Karabuk
— 1 night
Drive
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Kastamonu
— 1 night
Drive
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Sinop
— 3 nights
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Zonguldak

Zonguldak is a city and the capital of Zonguldak Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. On the 15th (Sat), kick back and relax at Filyos Plaji.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Zonguldak tour itinerary builder tool.

Diyarbakir to Zonguldak is an approximately 14-hour car ride. You can also fly. Expect colder weather when traveling from Diyarbakir in August: highs in Zonguldak hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Bartin.

Things to do in Zonguldak

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Beaches

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nights
Bartin

Bartın is a city in northern Turkey and the central district of the province of Bartın.Formerly a district of Zonguldak Province, Bartın has been made into a province seat in 1991 with the constitution of its province, including four districts: Central Bartın, Amasra, Kurucaşile, and Ulus). Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Inkumu, kick back and relax at Inkum Plaji, and then stroll through Cakraz PlajI. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Amasra Museum, make a trip to Amasra Castle, and then hunt for treasures at Cekiciler CarsIsI.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bartin tour site.

You can drive from Zonguldak to Bartin in 1.5 hours. August in Bartin sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Karabuk.

Things to do in Bartin

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trip

1
night
Karabuk

Karabük is a town and the capital district of Karabük Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Hadrianapolis Antik Kenti, then contemplate the waterfront views at Baklabostan Selalesi, and then identify plant and animal life at Seker Kanyonu.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Karabuk sightseeing planner.

Getting from Bartin to Karabuk by car takes about 1.5 hours. August in Karabuk sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Kastamonu.

Things to do in Karabuk

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

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night
Kastamonu

Kastamonu is the capital district of the Kastamonu Province, Turkey. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Kastamonu Saat Kulesi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hz. Pir Seyh Saban-i Veli Kulliyesi, and then step into the grandiose world of Kastamonu Kalesi.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Kastamonu trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Karabuk to Kastamonu takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sinop.

Things to do in Kastamonu

Historic Sites

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nights
Sinop

Sinop is a city with a population of 36,734 on the isthmus of İnce Burun (İnceburun, Cape Ince), near Cape Sinope (Sinop Burnu, Boztepe Cape, Boztepe Burnu) which is situated on the most northern edge of the Turkish side of the Black Sea coast, in the ancient region of Paphlagonia, in modern-day northern Turkey. Sinop is known for nature, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Erfelek Tatlıca Şelaleleri, contemplate the long history of Pasa Tabyalari, take in the spiritual surroundings of Alaattin Camii, and don't miss a visit to Sinop Cezaevi.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sinop trip planning app.

You can drive from Kastamonu to Sinop in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 26°C. On the 23rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sinop

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Turkey travel guide

4.5
Architectural Buildings · History Museums · Sacred & Religious Sites
Rich in culture and customs and brimming with hospitality, natural beauty, and historical heritage, Turkey serves as a crossroads between Asia and Europe. The landmass known as Anatolia on which Turkey thrives has been home to numerous civilizations and their faiths and cultures, as attested by the 13 World Heritage Sites and countless religious sites you'll find here. Relive the ancient world through the ruins, customs, and traditions that are among the nation's most precious heritages. Adventure-seekers have plenty do to here, including mountain climbing, scuba diving, rafting, and skiing. A holiday to Turkey is incomplete without a cup of Turkish coffee, the pinnacle of Turkish cuisine inscribed on the Intangible Cultural Heritage List.