10 days in Fethiye & Istanbul Itinerary

10 days in Fethiye & Istanbul Itinerary

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10 days in Fethiye & Istanbul Itinerary

Istanbul
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
Fethiye
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
Istanbul
— 8 nights
Istanbul

2
days
Fethiye

A prosperous hub of tourism on the Mediterranean coastline, Fethiye boasts one of Turkey's finest natural harbors.
On the 17th (Fri), delve into the distant past at Dalyan and then contemplate the waterfront views at Dalyan River. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Downtown Fethiye, then look for gifts at Can BaharatcIlIk Cihan Zor, and then explore the stunning scenery at Saklikent Milli Parki.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Fethiye trip builder.

Istanbul to Fethiye is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Istanbul in February, expect nights in Fethiye to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Fethiye

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Marmaris, Can BaharatcIlIk Cihan Zor
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Dalyan Nehri
Saklikent Milli Parki
Dalyan

8
days
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 sightseeing, museums, religious sites, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, wander the streets of Ortakoy, and admire the masterpieces at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church).

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Istanbul holiday planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Fethiye to Istanbul in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Fethiye, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Istanbul, ranging from highs of 11°C to lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace

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