6 days in Turkey Itinerary

6 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Istanbul
— 3 nights
Fly
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Pamukkale
— 2 nights
Taxi to Usak, Fly to Cairo

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Istanbul

— 3 nights

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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia, get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami , and admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Istanbul trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Istanbul is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Turkey Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Cairo in June, expect Istanbul to be slightly colder, temps between 30°C and 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 1:

Pamukkale

— 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Kaklik Cave, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then take in the natural beauty of Pamukkale Thermal Pools. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Byzantine Church, stroll the grounds of Anatolia Cemetery, and then delve into the distant past at Hierapolis.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pamukkale visit planner.

You can fly from Istanbul to Pamukkale in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Turkey travel guide

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Ruins · Architectural Buildings · Sacred & Religious Sites
Rich in culture and customs and brimming with hospitality, natural beauty, and historical heritage, Turkey serves as a crossroads between Asia and Europe. The landmass known as Anatolia on which Turkey thrives has been home to numerous civilizations and their faiths and cultures, as attested by the 13 World Heritage Sites and countless religious sites you'll find here. Relive the ancient world through the ruins, customs, and traditions that are among the nation's most precious heritages. Adventure-seekers have plenty do to here, including mountain climbing, scuba diving, rafting, and skiing. A holiday to Turkey is incomplete without a cup of Turkish coffee, the pinnacle of Turkish cuisine inscribed on the Intangible Cultural Heritage List.