11 days in Turkey Itinerary

11 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Fly
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Fethiye
— 3 nights
Drive
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Dalaman
— 2 nights
Drive
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Marmaris
— 2 nights
Fly
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Istanbul
— 3 nights
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Fethiye

A prosperous hub of tourism on the Mediterranean coastline, Fethiye boasts one of Turkey's finest natural harbors.
Step out of the city life by going to Oludeniz PlajI and Babadag. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Tlos and Downtown Fethiye. And it doesn't end there: see exotic creatures in open habitats at Team Joseph, look for gifts at Anadolu el Sanatlari, get engrossed in the history at Fethiye Museum, and delve into the distant past at Ancient Rock Tombes.

Plan a Fethiye trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine to Fethiye is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) to Fethiye is 1 hour. While traveling from Kyiv (Kiev), expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Fethiye, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Dalaman.

Things to do in Fethiye

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

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Dalaman

Dalaman is a district, as well as the central town of that district, situated on the southwestern coast of Turkey, in the Muğla Province.Dalaman Stream (Dalaman çayı) forms much of the western border of the district, where its neighbors are Köyceğiz and Ortaca districts. On the 6th (Thu), stroll through Sarsala Koyu, stroll through Sarigerme Public Beach, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Dalaman online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Fethiye to Dalaman takes an hour. In May in Dalaman, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Marmaris.

Things to do in Dalaman

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

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Marmaris

One of Turkey's major port towns and tourist resorts, Marmaris sits on the stretch of the Mediterranean coastline popularly known as the "Turkish Riviera." Nestled between verdant mountain ranges and the sea, Marmaris draws sailors and divers from around the globe, its marinas packed with private yachts and tour boats.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): see exotic creatures in open habitats at Marmaris Travel Center, then enjoy the sand and surf at Marmaris Beach, then explore the historical opulence of Marmaris Museum, and finally wander the streets of Bar Street Marmaris. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a splash at Marmaris Atlantis Waterpark, enjoy the sand and surf at Icmeler Beach, then stop by Kurt Jewellery, then take in the waterfront activity at Marmaris Marina, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Marmaris itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Dalaman to Marmaris takes 1.5 hours. In May in Marmaris, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Marmaris

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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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.
Get some historical perspective at Hagia Sophia and Sultan Ahmed Mosque. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Topkapi Palace and Chora Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Istanbul: Su Dusen Selalesi (in Termal) and Delmece Yaylasi (in Cinarcik). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Basilica Cistern, admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Ecumenical Patriarchate, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Rustem Pasha Mosque.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Istanbul road trip app.

You can fly from Marmaris to Istanbul in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Marmaris in May, plan for little chillier days in Istanbul, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Turkey travel guide

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Architectural Buildings · History Museums · 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.