10 days in Turkey Itinerary

10 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Istanbul
— 3 nights
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Yalova
— 2 nights
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Pamukkale
— 2 nights
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Goreme, Cappadocia
— 2 nights

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Istanbul

Istanbul ©

Queen of Cities

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.
Attractions like Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Istanbul trip planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Istanbul. In November, daytime highs in Istanbul are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Yalova.

Things to do in Istanbul

Find places to stay Nov 21 — 24:
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Must see
Hagia Sophia
4.7
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Must see
Basilica Cistern
4.4

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Yalova

Yalova ©
Yalova is a city located in northwestern Turkey, near the eastern coast of the Sea of Marmara. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Su Dusen Selalesi, then examine the collection at Ataturk Kosku, then stroll through Delmece Yaylasi, and finally walk around Yalova Kent Orman Cifte Selale. Here are some ideas for day two: grab your bike and head to Termal Cinarl Hiyaben Yolu and then admire the sheer force of Erikli Waterfall.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Yalova travel planner.

Traveling by car from Istanbul to Yalova takes 1.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Istanbul in November since evenings lows in Yalova dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Yalova

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 24 — 26:
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Hiking Trail
Delmece Yaylasi
5.0
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Specialty Museum
Ataturk Kosku
5.0

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Pamukkale

Pamukkale ©

Cotton Castle

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 the 27th (Fri), push the limits with an extreme tour, stroll the grounds of Anatolia Cemetery, and then explore the ancient world of Hierapolis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Pamukkale Thermal Pools and then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Pamukkale travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Yalova to Pamukkale by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 28:
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World heritage site
Hierapolis
4.7
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World heritage site
Pamukkale Thermal Pools
4.4
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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
4.6

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Goreme National Park, then soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and then Head underground at Uchisar Castle. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Love Valley, look for gifts at Arts & Crafts Cappadocia, then see Off-Road Tours, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Güvercinlik Vadisi (Pigeon Valley).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Goreme trip maker site.

You can fly from Pamukkale to Goreme in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Goreme

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 28 — 30:
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Must see
Off-Road Tours
4.8
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Balloon Ride
Balloon Rides
4.8
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World heritage site
Goreme National Park
4.8

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