13 days in Turkey Itinerary

13 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
Istanbul
— Few hours
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Kayseri
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
3
Goreme, Cappadocia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
4
Nevsehir
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  1 h 30 min
5
Istanbul
— Few hours
Fly:  1 h 30 min
6
Denizli
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
7
Pamukkale
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
8
Bodrum City
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
9
Istanbul
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
10
Gallipoli
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 15 min
11
Canakkale
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
12
Istanbul
— 2 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Ahmedabad

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes ViaSea. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): get in on the family fun at ViaSea.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Istanbul trip maker app.

Ahmedabad, India to Istanbul is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Turkey Time, which is usually a -2.5 hour difference. When traveling from Ahmedabad in October, plan for much colder days in Istanbul, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Kayseri.

Things to do in Istanbul

Theme Parks
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ViaSea ©
ViaSea

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Kayseri

Kayseri
Kayseri is a large and industrialised city in Central Anatolia, Turkey. To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Kayseri road trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Istanbul to Kayseri. While traveling from Istanbul, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Kayseri, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 3°C. You'll set off for Goreme on the 12th (Sat).

Things to do in Kayseri

Tours Outdoors Shopping
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Goreme, Cappadocia

Goreme
Famed for its landscape of unusually shaped stone formations and churches cut into the natural rocks, Goreme sits in the central part of the country, an area originally settled during Roman times.
You've now added Kelebek Hamam & Spa to your itinerary.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Goreme tour itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Kayseri to Goreme takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Goreme can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Mon) before leaving for Nevsehir.

Things to do in Goreme

Spas Baths
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Nevsehir

Nevsehir
Thousands of years of civilization are visibly present at Nevsehir, a major city in Cappaddocia famously graced with fairy chimneys, carved houses, churches, and frescoes.
To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Nevsehir trip maker site.

Nevsehir is just a stone's throw from Goreme. In October, daily temperatures in Nevsehir can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. You'll set off for Istanbul on the 14th (Mon).

Things to do in Nevsehir

Tours Outdoors Shopping
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Istanbul

Istanbul ©
On the 14th (Mon), stop by Adnan and Hasan and then steep yourself in history at Rumeli Fortress.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Istanbul trip itinerary planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Nevsehir to Istanbul. When traveling from Nevsehir in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Istanbul, with highs around 28°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Denizli.

Things to do in Istanbul

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Adnan and Hasan ©
Adnan and Hasan
Rumeli Fortress ©
Rumeli Fortress

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Denizli

Denizli
To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Denizli trip builder site.

You can fly from Istanbul to Denizli in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Istanbul, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Denizli, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 8°C. You will leave for Pamukkale on the 14th (Mon).

Things to do in Denizli

Parks Nature Tours
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Pamukkale

Pamukkale ©
A popular spa since the second century BCE, the modern city of Pamukkale continues to draw worldwide attention with its hot springs and travertines--naturally formed calcite bathing pools.
On your second day here, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, contemplate the long history of Byzantine Church, and then explore the ancient world of Hierapolis.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Pamukkale trip simple and quick.

Pamukkale is just a short distance from Denizli. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bodrum City.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Hierapolis ©
Hierapolis
Pamukkale Thermal Pools ©
Pamukkale Thermal Pools
Anatolia Cemetery ©
Anatolia Cemetery

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Bodrum City

Bodrum City ©
More than a million tourists visit Bodrum City each year, drawn by its sandy beaches and luxury hotels.
For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bodrum City day trip planner.

Getting from Pamukkale to Bodrum City by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. October in Bodrum City sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 20°C at night. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Istanbul.

Things to do in Bodrum City

Museums Historic Sites Beaches
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Castle of St. Peter ©
Castle of St. Peter
Mausoleum of Halicarnassus ©
Mausoleum of Halicarnassus
Bitez Beach ©
Bitez Beach

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Istanbul

Istanbul ©
On the 18th (Fri), view the masterpieces at Ikonium Studio. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Hagia Sophia Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, thenexplore the galleries of Constantine Art Gallery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami .

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Istanbul road trip planning tool.

Fly from Bodrum City to Istanbul in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bodrum City in October, Istanbul is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Gallipoli.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami

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Gallipoli

Gallipoli ©
The Gallipoli peninsula is located in the southern part of East Thrace, the European part of Turkey, with the Aegean Sea to the west and the Dardanelles strait to the east.Gallipoli is the Italian form of the Greek name "Καλλίπολις" (Kallípolis), meaning "Beautiful City", the original name of the modern town of Gelibolu. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Azaplar Camii, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gelibolu Mevlevihanesi, and then steep yourself in history at Anzac Cove.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Gallipoli online trip planner.

You can drive from Istanbul to Gallipoli in 3.5 hours. When traveling from Istanbul in October, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Gallipoli: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Canakkale.

Things to do in Gallipoli

Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Anzac Cove ©
Anzac Cove

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Canakkale

Canakkale ©
A center of landmarks from Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman eras, Canakkale showcases natural beauty and myth.
On the 20th (Sun), appreciate the history behind Canakkale Truva Heykeli, thencontemplate the long history of Aynali Carsi, and then brush up on your military savvy at Canakkale Naval Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Canakkale trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Gallipoli to Canakkale takes 1.5 hours. October in Canakkale sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Canakkale

Beaches Parks Museums

Side Trip

Laz Bay
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Highlights from your plan
Rhapsodos Mozaik ©
Rhapsodos Mozaik
Troy (Truva) ©
Troy (Truva)
Bigali Kalesi ©
Bigali Kalesi

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Istanbul

Istanbul ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern, enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower, thenstop by Mısır Çarşısı, and finally steep yourself in history at Historic Areas of Istanbul.

To see maps and tourist information, go to the Istanbul sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Canakkale to Istanbul in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Canakkale in October, expect Istanbul to be somewhat warmer, temps between 28°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Highlights from your plan
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Galata Tower ©
Galata Tower
Istanbul Modern ©
Istanbul Modern

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