6 days in Turkey Itinerary

6 days in Turkey Itinerary

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6 days in Turkey Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  10​h
1
Istanbul
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Gumbet
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
Antalya
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Goreme, Cappadocia
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Mumbai

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, then get engrossed in the history at Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), and finally explore the ancient world of Basilica Cistern.

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Istanbul tour itinerary planner .

Mumbai, India to Istanbul is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Istanbul is minus 2 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Mumbai in December, with highs in Istanbul at 7°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Gumbet.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites
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Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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Gumbet

Gumbet ©
On the 28th (Sat), look for gifts at Ocean Jewellery, explore the historical opulence of Castle of St. Peter, then do a tasting at Vinbodrum, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Funtown Yahsi Park.

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Explore your travel options from Istanbul to Gumbet with the Route module. While traveling from Istanbul, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Gumbet, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Antalya.

Things to do in Gumbet

Fun & Games Wineries Shopping

Side Trip

Bodrum City
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Funtown Yahsi Park ©
Funtown Yahsi Park
Vinbodrum ©
Vinbodrum
Castle of St. Peter ©
Castle of St. Peter

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night
Antalya

Antalya ©
Offering both sandy beaches packed with modern amenities and a historical town center filled with Roman ruins and Ottoman mosques, Antalya serves as one of the country's major tourist destinations.
On the 29th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Antalya Muzesi, take in the dramatic scenery at Duden Waterfalls, and then wander the streets of Kaleici.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Antalya trip site .

Getting from Gumbet to Antalya by car takes about 5.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Gumbet in December since evenings lows in Antalya dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Antalya

Neighborhoods Museums Parks
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Kaleici ©
Kaleici
Duden Waterfalls ©
Duden Waterfalls
Antalya Muzesi ©
Antalya Muzesi

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nights
Goreme, Cappadocia

Famed for its landscape of unusually shaped stone formations and churches cut into the natural rocks, Goreme sits in the central part of the country, an area originally settled during Roman times.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Cappadocia Cave Dwellings, then soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and then look for gifts at Turquoise Rugs & Bags.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Goreme online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Antalya to Goreme takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Antalya, expect much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Goreme, ranging from highs of 6°C to lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Goreme

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Cappadocia Cave Dwellings
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Balloon Rides
Cappadocia Cave Dwellings ©
Cappadocia Cave Dwellings

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