Europe Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Skip Ephesus for 8 day itinerary

Jump to last reply

Hi,

My husband and I are headed to Turkey first week of June for 8 days and 8 nights.

We land in Istanbul at 10:15am on June 1st.
We would like to spend 4 days in Istanbul
We now have 4 days to spare. Should we spend 2 days Cappadocia and 2 days in Ephesus?

I have recently seen a lot of anient ruins including Roman and Greek.I know that it is not the same, but I am not sure if I want to spend time seeing ruins when there might be something 'different' to do in Turkey. So should I skip Ephesus and save travel time:

5 days Istanbul
3 days Cappadocia
Is there any other place like a 'Dahab' or a more laid back beach area close to any of these cities that we could explore and not take a flight for it?

I know that I have asked many questions, thanks in advance for your help.

6 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement: Writers Needed for Morocco Guidebook
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Apr 11, 14 at 05:51 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Fashion for larger man?
  2. 2 Need help with Europe Itinerary
  3. 3 How much will a budget to Europe be for 2 months?
  4. 4 Traveling in France by train
  5. 5 Venice - visiting the Arsenal.
  6. 6 Fine-tuning a 30 day stay in Switzerland June 2014
  7. 7 Berner Oberland for 3 days over Thanksgiving
  8. 8 Which lake to visit in Italy
  9. 9 Must see in Dubrovnik
  10. 10 Interesting markets to visit in Paris
  11. 11 A little help needed for Dordogne area
  12. 12 What to wear
  13. 13 Day trip to Rothenberg from Munich
  14. 14 what to bring to Finland - gifts from California
  15. 15 Best website to book tickets for Uffizi Gallery Florence
  16. 16 travel from Edinburgh to Paris
  17. 17 Day trip to Northern Italy Suggestions
  18. 18 Two weeks in Paris ... how to fill?
  19. 19 Connecting with forum locals in Paris
  20. 20 Trip Report Our Spain Adventure -- Cordoba, Seville, Granada and Barcelona! (Part One)
  21. 21 Croatia: Advice on 6 day itinery
  22. 22 Tipping in Turkey ...and Europe
  23. 23 London 2nd time around
  24. 24 Overnight bus from Cappadocia to Pamukkale
  25. 25 Trip Report Trip report:Vienna,Graz,Lake district,Salzburg,Wachau,Prague,Munich.
View next 25 » Back to the top