Antalya, Turkey
The perfect 1 day itinerary

Antalya, Turkey's biggest international sea resort, is located on the Turkish Riviera. It's a city that blends modern Turkish culture with a richly varied history that's evident in its Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman architecture. The old city, Kaleiçi, wraps around a splendid Roman-era harbor with clifftop views of hazy-blue mountain silhouettes. Beyond the city, you'll find idyllic waterfalls and beaches. Let's explore the itinerary for your 1-day trip to this beautiful city.

What to do in Antalya?

This 1 day itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Antalya. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: A Day of History, Nature, and Culture


Start your day with a visit to the historic old city, Kaleiçi. Wander through its narrow, winding streets, and admire the beautifully preserved Ottoman-era houses. Visit the ancient Roman Harbor and the iconic Hadrian's Gate.


Head to the Antalya Museum, which houses a vast collection of artifacts from the surrounding regions. After the museum, visit the stunning Düden Waterfalls. The upper falls have a park with a panoramic view.


Explore the Lara district, known for its vibrant nightlife and sandy beaches. Enjoy a traditional Turkish meal at one of the local restaurants, and end your day with a beautiful sunset view over the Mediterranean Sea.

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