7 Days trip in Turkey

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Turkey is a transcontinental country with a rich history, diverse geography, and vibrant culture. It offers a mix of ancient ruins, stunning landscapes, and bustling modern cities. From the bustling streets of Istanbul to the surreal landscapes of Cappadocia, Turkey has something to offer every traveler.

General Infomation

Exchange Rate of 1 USD to TRY
TRY 28.69
Best Way to Get Around

Day 1

  1. Istanbul Spice Bazaar

    120 minutes

    Explore the bustling Spice Bazaar, try local Turkish snacks, and purchase colorful spices and teas to bring home as souvenirs.

  2. Bosphorus Cruise

    180 minutes

    Embark on a scenic Bosphorus cruise, admire Istanbul's coastline and architecture, and snap photos of famous landmarks like the Blue Mosque and Maiden's Tower.

  3. Balıkçı Sabahattin Restaurant

    150 minutes

    Dine at a seafood restaurant popular with locals, savor traditional meze appetizers and fresh catch of the day, and enjoy live Turkish music.

Day 2

  1. Hagia Sophia Museum

    150 minutes

    Visit Hagia Sophia, a historic landmark that has served as a church, mosque, and museum over the centuries, and marvel at its intricate architecture and art.

  2. Fener-Balat District

    120 minutes

    Wander through the colorful Fener-Balat district, admire the street art and vintage shops, and stop for lunch at a local restaurant serving traditional Ottoman cuisine.

  3. Grand Bazaar

    150 minutes

    Peruse the stalls at Istanbul's Grand Bazaar, one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, and haggle for souvenirs like rugs, jewelry, and pottery.

Day 3

  1. Princes' Islands

    240 minutes

    Take a ferry to the Princes' Islands, a serene oasis off the coast of Istanbul, and explore the quaint villages, lush nature trails, and historic monasteries.

  2. Galata Tower

    120 minutes

    Ascend the Galata Tower, a medieval stone tower with a panoramic view of Istanbul's skyline, and enjoy a cup of Turkish tea or coffee at the top.

  3. Taksim Square

    180 minutes

    Join the lively scene at Taksim Square, a cultural hub with street performers, artisanal shops, and diverse restaurants serving international cuisine.

Day 4

  1. Topkapı Palace Museum

    180 minutes

    Step into Ottoman royalty at Topkapı Palace, a majestic complex of palaces, courtyards, and museums showcasing the empire's art and history.

  2. Tarihi Karaköy Balık Lokantası Restaurant

    150 minutes

    Indulge in fresh seafood at Tarihi Karaköy Balık Lokantası, a local institution known for its meze and grilled fish dishes with a view of the Golden Horn.

  3. Turkish Bath Experience

    120 minutes

    Relax in a traditional Turkish bath, or hamam, and experience the ritual of cleansing, scrubbing, and massage, followed by tea and sweets in a serene setting.

Day 5

  1. Süleymaniye Mosque

    120 minutes

    Visit Süleymaniye Mosque, a stunning architectural masterpiece built in the 16th century, and admire the intricate tilework, calligraphy, and panoramic views of Istanbul.

  2. Kadıköy District

    180 minutes

    Explore the trendy Kadıköy district on the Asian side of Istanbul, known for its vibrant street markets, shops, and restaurants serving global and local cuisine.

  3. Istanbul Modern Museum

    120 minutes

    Discover contemporary art at Istanbul Modern, a cutting-edge museum showcasing local and international artists in a converted warehouse on the Bosphorus.

Day 6

  1. Bursa Day Trip

    480 minutes

    Embark on a day trip to Bursa, a historic city known for its Ottoman architecture, natural hot springs, and famous Iskender kebab.

  2. Nişantaşı District

    180 minutes

    Shop and dine like a local in the upscale Nişantaşı district, home to designer brands, chic cafes, and restaurants serving fusion and gourmet cuisine.

  3. Istanbul Street Food Tour

    180 minutes

    Join a guided street food tour of Istanbul's hidden gems, try authentic Turkish dishes like kokoreç and lahmacun, and learn about local food culture.

Day 7

  1. Dolmabahçe Palace Museum

    150 minutes

    Tour Dolmabahçe Palace, a sumptuous palace built in the 19th century for the Ottoman sultans, and marvel at the lavish decor and furnishings.

  2. Beyoğlu Graffiti and Street Art Tour

    120 minutes

    Discover the vibrant street art scene of Beyoğlu, led by local artists and historians, and learn about the history and techniques of graffiti in Istanbul.

  3. Cihangir District

    180 minutes

    Stroll through the bohemian Cihangir district, filled with vintage shops, cafes, and restaurants serving organic and vegetarian food, and shop for souvenirs.

Estimated Cost (USD)


10-20 USD per night
Mid-range hotel
50-100 USD per night
30-80 USD per night


Public bus/tram
1 USD per ride
5-10 USD per ride
Private airport transfer
20-40 USD per ride


Street food
3-5 USD per meal
Mid-range restaurant
10-20 USD per meal
Fine dining
30-80 USD per meal


Entrance fee to Hagia Sophia
15 USD per person
Bosphorus Cruise
18 USD per person
Hot air balloon ride in Cappadocia
150 USD per person

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