3 days in Turkey Itinerary

3 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Start: Izmir
1
Izmir
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Mugla
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Istanbul
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
End: Izmir

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Izmir

Izmir ©
The birthplace of Homer, the ancient port city of Izmir boasts a colorful heritage that includes traces of Greek, Armenian, and Jewish cultures.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): examine the collection at KEY Museum, then examine the collection at Ataturk Museum, and then browse the exhibits of Arkas Art Center.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Izmir trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Izmir. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mugla.

Things to do in Izmir

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Arkas Art Center ©
Arkas Art Center
KEY Museum ©
KEY Museum
Ataturk Museum ©
Ataturk Museum

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Mugla

Mugla ©
Muğla is a city in south-western Turkey. On the 17th (Fri), delve into the distant past at Stratonikeia Antik Kenti, contemplate the long history of Serefliler Evi, and then explore the galleries of Dibekli Han Kultur ve Sanat.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Mugla route planner.

You can drive from Izmir to Mugla in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Mugla

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Stratonikeia Antik Kenti ©
Stratonikeia Antik Kenti
Dibekli Han Kultur ve Sanat ©
Dibekli Han Kultur ve Sanat

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, then take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Basilica Cistern.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Istanbul trip itinerary maker tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mugla to Istanbul. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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