13 days in Goreme & Istanbul Itinerary

13 days in Goreme & Istanbul Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Goreme, Cappadocia
— 2 nights
2
Istanbul
— 10 nights

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Özkonak Underground City, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vaftizci Yahya Kilisesi, see the interesting displays at Cappadocia Art & History Museum, look for gifts at Sultan Carpet, thenlook for gifts at Cappadocia Dowry Carpet, and finally learn and have fun at Naile Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): stop by Sultans Ceramic, thenadmire the masterpieces at Guray Museum, thenlook for gifts at Guray Seramik, and finally admire the striking features of Ortahisar Kalesi.

Plan my day in Goreme using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Istanbul to Goreme is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Istanbul in January, plan for a bit cooler days in Goreme, with highs around °C, while nights are much colder with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Goreme

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Avanos, Özkonak Underground City, Cappadocia Art & History Museum, Naile Art Gallery, Ortahisar Kalesi
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Sultans Ceramic ©
Sultans Ceramic
Özkonak Underground City ©
Özkonak Underground City
Vaftizci Yahya Kilisesi
Vaftizci Yahya Kilisesi

10
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes 44A Sanat Galerisi, Ataturk Museum, Hagia Sophia Museum, and other attractions you added. Head to Mısır Çarşısı and Akbati Alisveris ve Yasam Merkezifor plenty of shopping. Popular historic sites such as Rustem Pasha Mosque and Pierre Loti Tepesi are in your itinerary. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Istanbul Archaeological Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Yeni Camii, admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum, and appreciate the history behind Sultanahmet Square.

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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 somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Istanbul, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Shopping Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 27:
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Istanbul Archaeological Museum ©
Istanbul Archaeological Museum
Chora Museum ©
Chora Museum
Pierre Loti Tepesi ©
Pierre Loti Tepesi

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