9 days in Turkey Itinerary

9 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Sanliurfa
— 1 day
2
Gaziantep
— 1 night
3
Adana
— 1 night
4
Konya
— 1 night
5
Denizli
— 1 night
6
Izmir
— 1 night
7
Aydin
— 2 nights
8
Didim
— 1 night

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Sanliurfa

Sanliurfa ©
Şanlıurfa, often simply known as Urfa or Al-Ruha, in ancient times Edessa, is a city with 561,465 inhabitants in south-eastern Turkey, and the capital of Şanlıurfa Province. On the 20th (Mon), delve into the distant past at Potbelly Hill and then contemplate the long history of Balikligol.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sanliurfa online journey planner.

Diyarbakir to Sanliurfa is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Gaziantep.

Things to do in Sanliurfa

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Balikligol ©
Balikligol

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Gaziantep

Gaziantep ©
A haven for foodies, Gaziantep boasts almost 200 bakeries with what many claim to be the best baklava in the world.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Gaziantep Savas Muzesi, step into the grandiose world of Gaziantep Castle, and then admire the masterpieces at Zeugma Mosaic Museum.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Gaziantep online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sanliurfa to Gaziantep takes 2 hours. In July in Gaziantep, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Adana.

Things to do in Gaziantep

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Zeugma Mosaic Museum ©
Zeugma Mosaic Museum
Gaziantep Savas Muzesi ©
Gaziantep Savas Muzesi
Gaziantep Castle ©
Gaziantep Castle

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Adana

Adana ©
Adana is a major city in southern Turkey. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sabanci Merkez Camii, take in the views from Tas Kopru, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Yeni Camii, thenexperience rural life at Kurucesme Ciftligi, and finally take in the views from Catalan (Bati) Koprusu.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Adana journey planner.

Drive from Gaziantep to Adana in 3 hours. Traveling from Gaziantep in July, you will find days in Adana are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Konya.

Things to do in Adana

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sabanci Merkez Camii ©
Sabanci Merkez Camii
Tas Kopru ©
Tas Kopru
Kurucesme Ciftligi ©
Kurucesme Ciftligi

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Konya

Konya ©
The Anatolian city of Konya is overrun with intellectual students, cultural events, and historical sites.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sems-i Tebrizi Tomb & Mosque, explore the galleries of Mevlana Muzesi, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aziziye Cami.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Konya trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Adana to Konya in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Adana in July, expect Konya to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Denizli.

Things to do in Konya

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mevlana Muzesi ©
Mevlana Muzesi
Aziziye Cami ©
Aziziye Cami
Sems-i Tebrizi Tomb & Mosque ©
Sems-i Tebrizi Tomb & Mosque

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Denizli

Denizli
On the 24th (Fri), delve into the distant past at Laodikeia, thenexplore the ancient world of Hierapolis, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Pamukkale Thermal Pools.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Denizli trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Konya to Denizli by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Denizli are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Izmir.

Things to do in Denizli

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Pamukkale
Highlights from your plan
Laodikeia
Laodikeia
Hierapolis ©
Hierapolis
Pamukkale Thermal Pools ©
Pamukkale Thermal Pools

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Izmir

Izmir ©
The birthplace of Homer, the ancient port city of Izmir boasts a colorful heritage that includes traces of Greek, Armenian, and Jewish cultures.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Saat Kulesi (Clock Tower), stop by Kemeralti Market, thenlook for gifts at Has Deri Leather Shop, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Kordonboyu.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Izmir road trip app.

Traveling by car from Denizli to Izmir takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, Izmir is a bit cooler than Denizli - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Aydin.

Things to do in Izmir

Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Kemeralti Market ©
Kemeralti Market
Kordonboyu ©
Kordonboyu
Saat Kulesi (Clock Tower) ©
Saat Kulesi (Clock Tower)

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Aydin

Aydin ©
Aydın, ancient Greek Tralles, is a city in and the seat of Aydın Province in Turkey's Aegean Region. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): walk around Guzelcamli National Park, explore the ancient world of Heracles Gate, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), and finally explore the ancient world of Magnesia Antik Kenti. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Isa Bey Mosque, thenexamine the collection at Ephesus Museum, and then visit Sirince Koyu.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Aydin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Izmir to Aydin takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Izmir in July, expect nights in Aydin to be somewhat warmer, around °C, while days are much hotter, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Didim.

Things to do in Aydin

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Selcuk, Magnesia Antik Kenti, Sirince Koyu
Highlights from your plan
Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House) ©
Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)
Ephesus Museum ©
Ephesus Museum
Sirince Koyu ©
Sirince Koyu

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Didim

Didim
Didim is a small town, popular seaside holiday resort, and district of Aydın Province on the Aegean coast of western Turkey, 123km from the provincial capital city of Aydın. To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Didim tour itinerary planning website.

Drive from Aydin to Didim in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will leave for home on the 28th (Tue).

Things to do in Didim

Tours Outdoors Nightlife

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