4 days in Istanbul & Selcuk Itinerary

4 days in Istanbul & Selcuk Itinerary

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Start: Istanbul
1
Istanbul
— 1 day
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Selcuk
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
End: Istanbul

1
day
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 13th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Istanbul Archaeological Museum, thentake an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica Cistern, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Yeni Camii.

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The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Istanbul. In September, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Selcuk.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites
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Istanbul Archaeological Museum ©
Istanbul Archaeological Museum
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Basilica Cistern ©
Basilica Cistern

3
nights
Selcuk

Selcuk ©
An ideal base camp for exploring the Aegean coastline, Selcuk draws big tourist crowds due to its proximity to the ancient city of Ephesus.
On the 14th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Ephesus Museum, delve into the distant past at Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), delve into the distant past at Bibliotheque de Celsus, steep yourself in history at Ancient City of Ephesus, thendelve into the distant past at Efes Antik Kenti Tiyatrosu, and finally stop by La Tulip Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sun): examine the collection at Camlik Locomotive Museum, explore the ancient world of Baths of Varius, explore the ancient world of Trajan's Fountain, explore the ancient world of Ephesus Terrace Houses, thenexplore the ancient world of Heracles Gate, and finally explore the ancient world of The Temple of Artemis.

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Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Selcuk takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. When traveling from Istanbul in September, plan for a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Selcuk: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Selcuk

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Magnesia Antik Kenti
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Ephesus Museum ©
Ephesus Museum
Bibliotheque de Celsus ©
Bibliotheque de Celsus
Efes Antik Kenti Tiyatrosu ©
Efes Antik Kenti Tiyatrosu

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