17 days in Turkey Itinerary

17 days in Turkey Itinerary

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1
Istanbul
— 4 nights
2
Goreme, Cappadocia
— 3 nights
3
Bodrum City
— 8 nights

4
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 landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami , get engrossed in the history at Chora Museum, and take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Istanbul trip itinerary app.

St. Petersburg, Russia to Istanbul is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from St. Petersburg in September, expect nights in Istanbul to be much hotter, around 26°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Goreme.

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

3
nights
Goreme, Cappadocia

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: soar above the sights with a balloon tour, explore the striking landscape at Pasabag, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and get to know the fascinating history of Goreme National Park.

You can plan Goreme trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Goreme takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Istanbul in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Goreme: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Bodrum City.

Things to do in Goreme

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Avanos, Urgup, Red Valley, Uchisar Castle
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Off-Road Tours
Balloon Rides
Goreme National Park ©
Goreme National Park

8
nights
Bodrum City

Bodrum City ©
More than a million tourists visit Bodrum City each year, drawn by its sandy beaches and luxury hotels.
Explore Bodrum City's surroundings by going to Altinkum Beach (in Altinkum), Temple of Apollo (in Didim) and Oren PlajI (in Oren). The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, go for a stroll along the water at Yalikavak Marina, explore the world behind art at Zeki Muren Arts Museum, and examine the collection at Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bodrum City trip planner.

You can fly from Goreme to Bodrum City in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Goreme in September, things will get a bit warmer in Bodrum City: highs are around 37°C and lows about 25°C. On the 19th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Bodrum City

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Yalikavak, Didim, D-Marin Turgutreis, Akvaryum PlajI, Sedir Island
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 19:
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Yalikavak Marina ©
Yalikavak Marina
Castle of St. Peter ©
Castle of St. Peter
Temple of Apollo ©
Temple of Apollo

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