6 days in Turkey Itinerary

6 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Selcuk
— 1 day
2
Dalyan
— 1 night
3
Istanbul
— 3 nights

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Selcuk

Selcuk ©
An ideal base camp for exploring the Aegean coastline, Selcuk draws big tourist crowds due to its proximity to the ancient city of Ephesus.
On the 13th (Mon), delve into the distant past at Bibliotheque de Celsus, delve into the distant past at Ephesus Terrace Houses, thencontemplate the long history of Ancient City of Ephesus, thenexplore the ancient world of Efes Antik Kenti Tiyatrosu, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House).

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Selcuk driving holiday app.

Milan, Italy to Selcuk is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Turkey Time (TRT) is 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Milan in August, with highs in Selcuk at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Dalyan.

Things to do in Selcuk

Historic Sites
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Ancient City of Ephesus ©
Ancient City of Ephesus
Bibliotheque de Celsus ©
Bibliotheque de Celsus
Efes Antik Kenti Tiyatrosu ©
Efes Antik Kenti Tiyatrosu

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Dalyan

Dalyan ©
Although it once seemed destined to become a stereotypical coastal resort, Dalyan remains unspoiled by commercial tourism because of its location within an environmentally protected area.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Kaunos, explore the ancient world of Caunos Tombs of the Kings, and then kick back and relax at Iztuzu Beach 2.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Dalyan tour planning site.

You can drive from Selcuk to Dalyan in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. When traveling from Selcuk in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Dalyan: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Dalyan

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Caunos Tombs of the Kings
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Iztuzu Beach 2 ©
Iztuzu Beach 2
Kaunos ©
Kaunos
Caunos Tombs of the Kings ©
Caunos Tombs of the Kings

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Hagia Sophia Museum and Istanbul Modern. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sultan Ahmed Mosque and Sultanahmet District. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, stop by Ortakoy, contemplate the long history of Historic Areas of Istanbul, and hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Istanbul online holiday planner.

You can fly from Dalyan to Istanbul in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Dalyan in August: highs in Istanbul hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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