15 days in Turkey Itinerary

15 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Goreme, Cappadocia
— 5 nights
2
Istanbul
— 9 nights

5
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.
Goreme is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, go for a walk through Gore Harabeleri, stroll through Uchisar Castle, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Güvercinlik Vadisi (Pigeon Valley).

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Goreme trip itinerary website.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Goreme is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car. When traveling from Jeddah in July, plan for little chillier days in Goreme, with highs around °C, while nights are cooler with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Goreme

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Avanos, Uchisar, Pasabag, Gore Harabeleri
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Goreme National Park ©
Goreme National Park
Balloon Rides
Pasabag ©
Pasabag

9
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: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hagia Sophia Museum, take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, and hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Istanbul day trip planning website.

You can fly from Goreme to Istanbul in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Goreme, expect little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in Istanbul, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

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

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