11 days in Turkey Itinerary

11 days in Turkey Itinerary

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Istanbul
— 6 nights
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Goreme, Cappadocia
— 4 nights
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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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Hagia Sophia, browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami .

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Istanbul trip itinerary app.

New Delhi, India to Istanbul is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Turkey Time (TRT), which is usually a -2.5 hour difference. When traveling from New Delhi in December, plan for much colder days in Istanbul, with highs around 7°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Goreme.

Things to do in Istanbul

Find places to stay Dec 20 — 26:
Highlights from your trip
Hagia Sophia ©
Must see
Hagia Sophia
4.7
Topkapi Palace ©
History Museum
Topkapi Palace
4.4

4
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.
Goreme is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, look for gifts at Alaturca Taner, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and Head underground at Uchisar Castle.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Goreme travel planner.

Fly from Istanbul to Goreme in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Istanbul in December since evenings lows in Goreme dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Goreme

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 26 — 30:
Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Off-Road Tours
4.8
©
Balloon Ride
Balloon Rides
4.8
Goreme National Park ©
World heritage site
Goreme National Park
4.8

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