11 days in Uzungol & Istanbul Itinerary

11 days in Uzungol & Istanbul Itinerary

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11 days in Uzungol & Istanbul Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  7​h 45​min
1
Uzungol
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Istanbul
— 8 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Kuwait City

2
nights
Uzungol

Uzungol ©
Uzungöl is a lake situated to the south of the city of Trabzon, in the Çaykara district of Trabzon Province, Turkey. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Sultan Murat Plateau and then look for all kinds of wild species at Sarikaya Yaylasi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): Head underground at Aydintepe Underground City, examine the collection at Baksi Museum, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Forum Trabzon.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Uzungol holiday planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Uzungol is an approximately 8-hour flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Uzungol

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Bayburt, Forum Trabzon, Sultan Murat Plateau
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 27:
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Sultan Murat Plateau ©
Sultan Murat Plateau
Baksi Museum ©
Baksi Museum

8
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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the galleries of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), delve into the distant past at Basilica Cistern, admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Istanbul trip itinerary app .

Explore your travel options from Uzungol to Istanbul with the Route module. December in Istanbul sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 27 — Jan 4:
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Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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