14 days in Turkey Itinerary

14 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Istanbul
— 5 nights
2
Pamukkale
— 2 nights
3
Goreme, Cappadocia
— 4 nights

5
nights
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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami , wander the streets of Ortakoy, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Istanbul online trip itinerary maker.

Denpasar, Indonesia to Istanbul is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Indonesia Time (WITA) to Turkey Time (TRT) is minus 5 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Denpasar in March, with highs in Istanbul at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): push the limits with an extreme tour, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, thenexplore the ancient world of Hierapolis, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Pamukkale Thermal Pools. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Pamukkale Balloons, explore the ancient world of Laodikeia, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Kaklik Cave, and finally stroll the grounds of Anatolia Cemetery.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Pamukkale road trip tool.

You can fly from Istanbul to Pamukkale in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Laodikeia
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Hierapolis ©
Hierapolis
Pamukkale Thermal Pools ©
Pamukkale Thermal Pools
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

4
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Goreme side-trips: Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri (in Derinkuyu) and Guzelyurt (Kilise Camii, Guzelyurt Valley Monastery, &more). The adventure continues: get outside with Outdoor Activities, get to know the fascinating history of Goreme National Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Pasabag, and stop by Alaturca Taner.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Goreme trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Pamukkale to Goreme in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Goreme can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Goreme

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Guzelyurt, Avanos, Uchisar, Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri, Pasabag
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Goreme National Park ©
Goreme National Park
Balloon Rides
Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri ©
Derinkuyu Yeralti Sehri

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